2016 Money Resolutions Worth Making

2016 Money Resolutions Worth Making

I’ll admit, I’m kind of “over” new years resolutions. Big lifestyle changes tend to come at “tipping point” moments for people, something I’ve definitely experienced before, where you’re just DONE with your own bullshit...
5 Ways You Suck at Dealing with Stress

5 Ways You Suck at Dealing with Stress

I don’t deal with stress well. Pressure I can do. Pressure and I are friends. But give me an overloaded life plate and I go down hard. People don’t typically see me flailing because I keep the balls in the air at work and important volunteer opportunities,...
How not to freeze in your office this winter

How not to freeze in your office this winter

No, you’re not crazy. Chances are, your office is actually way too cold. A study that came out earlier this year confirmed what you already, deep in your heart, knew: office buildings are heated based on models that include metabolic rate of inhabitants as a...
The Best Free Web Resources to Boost your Brain Power

The Best Free Web Resources to Boost your Brain Power

It’s easy to fall into the trap of dumbing down with age. Once you’re out of school for good, learning and growing and exercising your mind can become less of a priority in your life, and it’s easy to feel like you’re not as smart as you were when you were 18. Of...
Work From Home, but Only for Profit

Work From Home, but Only for Profit

I use Pinterest a lot. My home feed these days is split about half and half between my friends’ posts and others’ posts that Pinterest thought I might like based on my interests. Because I enjoy working from home and making money, I get lots of suggestions about ways...
Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Dealing with Mistakes Like a Boss (without getting fired)

Once upon a time, I worked at a high-end coffee shop. I loved it, but I was very poor and spent a lot of time pawning everything I owned to make rent. Other than that, it was a great job. I was a bit of a coffee n00b (I actually never drank coffee until a week or two...
Lisa LaFlamme and the Casual Sexism

Lisa LaFlamme and the Casual Sexism

Source image: CTV News “You hear that all the 51 year old women?” Lisa said, “We’re just children.” Watching the federal election coverage last night, there was a moment when the record scratched for me. It wasn’t because of a win...