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What’s In My Airplane Bag

I keep my airplane bag as lightweight as possible because, let me tell you, I have had some really bad airport luck. Like this one time that I packed a ton of stuff in my carry-on tote because I was too lazy to make room in my suitcase, and I ended up stuck in the Atlanta airport for 17 hours. I lugged that thing around for SEVENTEEN HOURS, Y’ALL. Anyway, that wasn’t the first time I’ve ended up stuck in an airport, and since I mostly travel by myself, I end up carrying my stuff around with me everywhere I go. I’ve …

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5 Ways to Look Less Tired, Less Broke, or Less Burnt-Out

“Miss Pradhan, are you sick?” A student looked me in the eye and asked this last year, on a day when I really thought I looked halfway decent and was not even remotely ill. But no, no, he wasn’t fooled, and no one else was either. Post-grad life is many wonderful things, but it’s also EXHAUSTING. I don’t have the money laying around to always be buying the latest stuff, and since I’m a teacher, I usually stop caring about how I look by about mid-April because I’m that burnt-out. But then I learned that it only takes a few key moves …

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The Truth About LipSense (from someone who doesn’t sell it!)

I’d seen people raving about LipSense products from SeneGence for a few months on Facebook, but I’m usually not someone who pays much attention to products from direct sales companies. You know? In general I think the products under-deliver and are over-priced. Not to mention, it’s really hard for me to accept a product review from someone who is selling the stuff. You know what I mean? Well, I am not being compensated in any way, shape, or form for this post. Even if you wanted to buy it from me after you read this post, ya can’t. I don’t sell it! So from …