How to be Smarter: One of my favorite definitions of a life on your own terms. How to be Prettier: To control impulse shopping, make a list before getting to the store, with the intention of only buying what is on the list. But if at the store you see something that you suddenly remember you need or want, tell yourself to finish gathering everything else first. By the time you have finished the list, you have usually forgotten whatever the impulse item was. [And if you have not forgotten, you can consider more strongly buying something off-the-list].
How to be (less) Awkward: Not awkward, just fun: Endless "Would Your Rathers?".