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How to Keep Your Spirits Up, Even When They're Down

Inevitably there are going to be times when our spirits dip and we find ourselves down in the dumps. It’s not something anyone is particularly happy or proud about, but it’s something even the most optimistic among us experience. Growing up, my dad would always say that feeling down in the dumps was…

How To Dispose Of Your Old Tech Gadgets

Every year, the second week of September acts as an early Christmas for fanboys and tech lovers because it’s when Apple holds one of its major release events. Leading up to this year’s App-stravganza, rumors were swirling about what the big news was going to be. There was relative certainty that the Apple…

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…

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 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…

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…

Say "Yes" to Make the Most of Your Time

As soon as my July fourth festivities ended Tuesday night, me and my two friends started discussing our plans for the rest of the Summer. Unfortunately, as humans are wont to do, we started looking ahead and within just a few minutes we were lamenting how quickly Summer has come and how quickly it’ll…

Celebrate America, and Americans, This July Fourth

For as long as I can remember, July 4th was a time to gather and celebrate. It didn’t matter what your political affiliations were, or what clothes you wore, or even what your views on the state of things were. All that mattered was that you were an American who was excited to celebrate…