To laugh is a beautiful thing, says comedian extraordinaire Ellen DeGeneres. I hope my humour will help you get through a bad day, even if fleetingly.

How to Buy Presents for People You’re Only Pretending to Like

Christmas is upon us, and that means it is time to make nice with people that have royally pissed us off. Or at least we... Read More

Wearing a Fitness Smartband Has Ruined My Life

A fitness smartband is supposed to motivate you to adopt an active lifestyle — that is what they say. Who “they” are I do not... Read More

How to Be Very Passive Aggressive

Who likes conflicts? Donald Trump. But for the rest of us who have to worry about keeping our jobs and friends, yelling is not always... Read More

I Almost Died Today

I have always imagined my death. I’m the strapping hero who gets shot in an armed robbery while defending a defenceless old woman. Or I’ve... Read More

How to Be the Perfectest and Awesomest Airbnb Guest

“Don’t take candies from strangers, and definitely don’t follow them into their homes.” So went the advice our parents gave us. Today, thanks to Airbnb, we... Read More

Life after 30: How to Flirt

After you turn thirty, flirting is tricky, potentially criminal even. You can no longer pull off winking without looking like you are trying to rid the... Read More

Life after 30: How to Attend a Concert

Life after 30 does not have to end. Yes, turning 30 is the worst, but you can still do the things you did in your... Read More

3 Revelations I Had After Not Being Able to Solve a Rubik’s Cube

The head-scratching Rubik’s Cube is my bête noire. It goes mirror, weighing machine, and now Rubik’s Cube way up there. Now, I have never thought... Read More

How to Be a Rock Star Parent: Advice from a Fun God Uncle

“Parenting is so hard, as a single guy you would never understand it,” whined a friend who had a child born out of wedlock. But... Read More

How to Play Monopoly Without Killing Anyone

Monopoly is a classic game we all grew up with; it marks our first instances of dealing with real finances. Its impact is real —... Read More