I Co-Founded a Collective Business to Get a Second Job

At parties, I tell people that I’m a hair stylist, which is true. Sometimes I’ll let on that I also make lattes, which is also true. If it seems like they’re ready for a truth avalanche, I’ll mention that I’m a partner in a cafe, but I always feel weird about it.

Did You Know You Can Cut Hair Without Going to Beauty School? I Didn’t, But I Do Now

Sometimes the life you end up with its not the life you think.

I Am a Bike Person Now

Early last spring, my friends told me to call my car insurance company and negotiate a discount when my rates shot up by 85 percent. I thought about calling some customer service department and asking for that, or worse: shopping around, getting multiple quotes, really optimizing my deal.

Instead, I sold my car.