"The world is too quiet without you nearby." -- Lemony Snicket

How to be Smarter: The quickest way to be unhappy is to be too lazy to do what makes you happy. And using "being scared" as an excuse for not chasing a dream is a form of being lazy: instead of pushing through the feeling of being uncomfortable while you grow bravery, you are choosing not to push anything at all. How to be Prettier: Love this super-easy blanket crafting idea [I just ordered fun fabric to make a few as gifts].

How to be (less) Awkward: Fun site about the moment you realize someone else is wearing the same thing as you: One of Us Should Change.