Posts by Arye

How To Keep Helping Those Affected By Hurricanes Harvey and Irma

It’s in the wake of natural disasters where we are shown the true strength and resolve of our fellow Americans. People of all races, genders, religions, and backgrounds come together to lend a helping hand without giving it a second thought. This was true with Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy, and this has been true…

How To Navigate The Terrifying World Of Personal Finances

There’s a bit of a misconception floating out there about millennials, my oft-ridiculed generation. The misconception is that we aren’t saving nearly enough money. Turns out that millennials are actually saving more money than previous generations, just with different goals in mind. Instead of saving to leave the work force, millennials are saving…

Give Thanks To Those Who Deserve It This Labor Day

Somewhere down the line Labor Day became a milestone date on the calendar. For some, it’s the last hurrah of Summer while for others it’s the first break in the still-very-young school year. For most of us, though, Labor Day is just another day off of work where we cn laze around, BBQ,…

Your Complete Back-to-Non-School Guide

Every year we go through the same thing. Summer winds to a close, the kids get back to school, and we’re barraged with “back to school” articles, commercials, and sales. Most of these posts and commercials, however, are peddling the idea that the new school year is a new beginning. But what if you’…

How To Steal Some Time Away For Yourself

When was the last time you had some time to yourself? I mean some real, honest-to-goodness, alone time? With work, roommates, love interests, and friends, it can be hard to carve out even 15 minutes for yourself, but it’s important that you do. You know the feeling of watching your favorite show or listening…

How To Have The Vacation You Want And Need

Since childhood, the month of August was always Summer vacation month. It was hotter than hell down in Texas and we still had a couple of weeks before school started so why not get out of town to sit by the beach for two weeks? Ever since then, Summer vacation and August have become synonymous…

Declutter Your Digital Life With These Helpful Apps

By now I’m sure you know that Unroll.Me helps keep your inbox in order. We do this so you can spend less time decluttering your email account and more time doing things you actually enjoy. That’s all well and good, and we’re happy to help, but there are other parts of…

Get Out of Your Head and Into Your Life

I’m usually pretty good about doing things on my own: I spent this New Year’s Eve at a concert apart from all my friends, and had the best time, and I wake up extra early just so I can have an hour and a half to myself before my roommates wake up. The…

Mental Minimalism: Decluttering Your Mind

There are countless blog posts, articles, listicles, and videos on the internet extolling the virtues of the minimalist life and how everyone should try downsizing. Regardless of what you think about this whole minimalism movement, it’s some pretty good advice, but it’s not why we’re here. I don’t want to bombard…

Make Your Morning Commute Work for You

No one looks forward to their morning commute. That’s a fact of science. You have to either sit in traffic or wade through a sea of bodies to catch a ride on an overcrowded train, only to swim upstream through throngs of people for the pleasure of being packed like a sardine into an…