A Diatribe Against the Starving Artist

A Diatribe Against the Starving Artist

There are very few things I get really excited about, but good theater is one of them. Actually, it’s why I picked my entire career path. I was entranced by the magic of theater, the audience’s suspension of disbelief and the feeling that you can make anything happen onstage. I think a lot of people…

Green Cemeteries: Where Are They?

Green Cemeteries: Where Are They?

The final aspect of green burial is green cemeteries. Most people opt to be buried in a traditional cemetery, six feet in the ground, in a coffin encapsulated in a vault. Others opt to be cremated. While it may seem like you’re choosing the environmentally friendly option in that case, in reality, the energy used…

5 Tips to Save Money on Movie Tickets

5 Tips to Save Money on Movie Tickets

Today I have a guest post from someone really in the know about how to save cash on everyday items (and she’s a college student, so you know she’s budget conscious) – Jane Hudson. Jane is freelance writer who writes about all things shopping, saving tips, and lifestyle… under the sun. Check her page coupon4share.com for…

What You Can Learn From My Worst Summer Job

What You Can Learn From My Worst Summer Job

Martin’s guest post last week about what you can learn from his best summer job really got me thinking. As someone a whopping decade removed from Martin (which is ridiculous, because plenty of days I still feel like I just graduated from college… and then I do something crazy like try to go out drinking…

Green Funeral Homes: What Are They?

Green Funeral Homes: What Are They?

Green funeral homes are funeral homes that are willing to work with you to make sure your desire for an eco-friendly burial is carried out. According to the law, funeral parlors need your consent for several of the things we’ve already mentioned, like embalming, but they can also refuse to have an open casket wake…

10 Weird ways to Make More Money

10 Weird Ways to Make More Money

Sometimes you just need to make a few bucks quickly. When your back is to wall though, it can be hard to know where to start looking. Here’s a glimpse at a few unique gigs that fit around the regular 9 to 5 grind that most people have going. 1.) Become a Mascot – did you…