"Adjusting to the passage of time, I think, is a key to success and to life: just being able to roll with the punches." -- Dolly Parton

How to be Smarter: "Because of 4am". Love this. How to be Prettier: SP&A Exclusive Discount Code: With the promo code HOLIDAY, SP&A readers can get 15% off your entire order at CupMuff. The CupMuff is a fabric sleeve that fits around your drink with an attached fleece-lined muff to keep hands toasty warm - a super fun stocking stuffer or gift for a Secret Santa. There's a lot of different styles, but my favs are Coffee Rules, the pineapple, and the sailboat. Enjoy! [Expires 1/1/2017].

How to be (less) Awkward: Not awkward, just adorable: A 10 Year Old's Note to His Girlfriend.