"The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship." -- William Blake

How to be Smarter: Great tips for writing productive email subject lines. How to be Prettier: Keep your house tidy with this trick: "Clean while you're on the phone. Whether it's doing the dishes, swishing the toilet, Swiffering the floor or feather dusting the counter tops, this is a simple way to multitask. Bonus: no mindless phone eating." -- Quote from this piece, which has 14 other ways to make your life saner.

How to be (less) Awkward: Not awkward, just adorable: Contagious Subway Laughter.