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How to do just about anything; life hacks to navigate obstacles of all types, from the trivial to the severe.

Morgan Lovella year ago
Cheap, Clean, & Content
The word "poorgeoisie" was in circulation a few years ago to describe the current generations’ penchant for low-income frugality with middle-class materialism. I’ve only dumpster dived a few times in ...
Janelle Ouelleta year ago
Maxed Out
Managing your finances can be a juggling act, especially if you are currently in between jobs or living paycheck to paycheck. When we are in a bind, instead of paying for things with cash, we often re...
Mac Childsa year ago
Don't Be a Vacation Statistic
Spring is right around the corner; summer isn’t far behind. I write this while watching snow fall outside my East Tennessee home. Regardless, the truth remains…spring and summer are almost upon us. In...
Diane Nivensa year ago
Ain't No Shame to My Thrift Game
Once upon a time, it was shameful to shop in a thrift store. Having to wear other people's closet rejects after they wore them out to threadbare rags, or wearing the clothes of someone that had died, ...
Brandi DuPreea year ago
I'd Do Anything for Love (and My Dream Wedding)
$41,167. According to The Knot, that's the average cost of a wedding in New Orleans as of 2017. The national average is $33,391. With a measly budget of $12,000, I'm sure you can image me Googling "ch...
Johnson Bernarda year ago
Amazing Lifehacks That Are Backed by Science
Lifehacks are truly the diamonds of laziness, but they don't have to make people lazy; they just have to make life easier, which may or may not make a person lazier. It really comes down to the person...
Janelle Ouelleta year ago
Reasons You Should Blister Pack Your Medications
If you currently take two or more types of medication, having all of your prescribed medications stored safely in one convenient blister pack will save a lot of time and hassle in the long run. For yo...
Stacy Watkinsa year ago
The Power of Space
We all need space. And not just from time to time because we happen to be feeling overwhelmed at that particular moment. We need consistent space in order to grow and thrive. It is a necessity. Put a ...
Ada Zubaa year ago
Tips on Saving Money
Hello shopaholics! If you need to save money for school or that trip or that new car, you have come to the right place. Here are some tips to keep you from spending money. Don't go to the shopping mal...
Kelsey Langea year ago
Lifehacks to Simplify Your Life
Making your life easier is always something that people strive to do. And lifehacks are always a trending topic online. But which lifehacks will actually benefit your life, while still being something...
Helpful Lifehacks for Nurses on the Go
You have to admit, nurses do a lot of work around the hospital. Hell, they're even more active than the doctors themselves. From setting up the patient for surgery to caring for them until the patient...
Emily Heana year ago
10 Ways to Learn a New Language
Learning a new language can be incredibly daunting, especially if you never have before. As someone who is multi-lingual, I have a few tricks up my sleeve in regards to learning and retaining a new se...
Sophie Rosea year ago
Budgeting in Your 20s
"Everyone is broke in their twenties... and everyone hides from their bills." This is a quote from 2 Broke Girls that me and my flatmate use to help justify how bad we are at managing our money. We kn...
How to Save Money Being Low-Income
I need to get better at using coupons this year. Coupons are useful. I have no debt as a low-income person. Having a potluck at home can save money indefinitely. Although making enough food for a week...
Tiffany hamma year ago
How to Save Money
For as long as I can remember, money has always been something I strived to control. Growing up in NYC with such a large family, funds were often limited. If you wanted something outside of the prescr...
Mother's Day Gifts and Activities on a Budget
If you guys are anything like me, when January rolls around you are so broke you have to start rationing the tinned food in your cupboard to make sure you’ll be able to eat for the foreseeable future....
Jane O'Learya year ago
5 Ways to Cut Down Your Plastic Use
Shows such as Blue Planet II have made it clear that our oceans are full of plastic, and it's time to do something about it. It's not until you think about plastic that you realise that almost everyth...
How to Light Your Home
One of the most important things you can do to improve your home is to organise and increase your lighting. Not only is it important for visibility, but it also makes colours pop and can be the focal ...