"You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job." -- Laurence J. Peter

How to be Smarter: A great site to use when you'd like to have some background noise to work but music would be too distracting. How to be Prettier: I'm about four months into a dry brushing routine, and I've been loving it so far. This is the brush I use, and this is a good article that explains what dry brushing is.

How to be (less) Awkward: When feeling uncomfortable in social situations, one of the quickest ways to feel better is to do something action-oriented, like standing up to get a drink, taking a stroll around the party, or opening the menu to look at food options. The longer you stay still feeling nervous, the worst it gets: physically doing something to change the situation takes the focus off your feelings.