Hack Your Life
Life is so much easier when you can learn from others' (my) mistakes.
All Hack Your Life Posts
Need a little motivation to get off the couch and follow your dreams? Is the daily grind of dream-following getting a little overwhelming? Here's one artist's story of how she got to LA and how she stays positive even when things don't come easy.
Guest-blogger Aaron Francis shares the inviolable road rules (some in the DMV pamphlet, some not) that will get you through rush hour and beyond.
There's a scientific explanation for why you always hate photos of yourself. And a very easy (and freaky) way you can fix it.
Don't panic--you've still got time to order some great gifts on Amazon!! Check out this list for some of my favorites (and only 2 have to do with dogs).
Trying to finish up your holiday shopping? Feel better about all the money you're spending by purchasing gifts from one of these great organizations!
Look! It's our very first guest post! Evan Gaustad shares his completely serious strategy for eating on a budget in LA.
Got a pothole that needs fixing? Request service with just a few clicks on the MyLA311 app!
Here's my take on one of LA's most notorious acting teachers.
Don't unknowingly buy gas for the next person who pulls up to the pump!
Dating is my least favorite game. Fortunately, now there's a manual that will teach you how to do it better! And it's funny.
Moving to LA but not quite sure what the difference is between Toluca Lake and Silver Lake? Check out the Taking Fountain Map of Los Angeles!
Struggle with dieting? Wish you could afford a personal trainer, a nutritionist, AND a life coach? You should really give the Game On Diet a shot!
Let's face it--if you're an actor in LA, you spend as much time in your car as you do in your apartment. Here's a shopping list of things I, at one point, did NOT have and sorely wished I did.
The magic bullet that made auditioning SO MUCH EASIER (and less embarrassing).
Trying and failing shouldn't be such a scary proposition.