Life Advice

We often offer dating advice, but what about those times when you need to learn the best way to tie your shoes, or how to find a new job? If there's something you're wondering about, chances are we've covered it.

The Competitive Mind — The Road to Mastery

Photo by Andreas Øverland

You might have heard the oft repeated phrase that it takes a person about 10,000 hours of dedicated practice to become a master in any given skill. This idea was popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in his book Outliers: The Story of Success, and though many disagree with his assessment, we can all agree that learning […]

How to Make Extra Beer Money

Photo by Aaron Jacobs

With the economy the way it is, and prices always going higher, a lot of guys are looking for ways to make a little extra beer money. We polled a number of guys to see how they’re doing odd jobs and innovative things to earn some extra cash. Here’s what they told us… The Sharing […]

Do You Really Want Fast Food The Fast Way?

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Aspen Dental for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.

As kids, we were told to brush our teeth pretty much every morning and every night. It was part of the daily grind and eventually it became background noise for us. We may have been able to hide the truth from our parents, but our lies eventually caught up to us when we had to […]

The British General Election: Which Leader is the Best Bet?

Photo by Phil Dolby

The British General Election is just a few days away and that means you’ve got the power to decide which political party gets to rule Britannia. Whether you’re a Labor supporter, a curious Conservative or a left-field political sympathizer (i.e. the Liberal Democrats, UKIP and the Greens), polling day will provide a mixture of tension, excitement […]

The Future of Cannabis in the United States

Photo by Weimar Meneses

The history of cannabis in the United States begins with a flood of Mexican immigrants running away from the Mexican Revolution of 1910. The anti-cannabis objectors proclaimed wide and loud the “Mexican-ness” of the drug. A “marijuana menace” played off of the anti-immigrant sentiments. The beginning of a great depression that took place in 1929 […]

Making Lifestyle Changes for a Brighter Future

Photos by Rolands Lakis

It’s very easy to get sucked into the party boy lifestyle when you’re at college, surrounded by people who are determined to experience as many extremes as possible before true adulthood begins. Unfortunately, once you have started living in such a way, it can be tough to switch up your attitude and adjust the way […]

Taking Care Of A Pityriasis Rosea Outbreak


A few weeks ago, I had a strange looking scrape on my right side of my ribcage. Throughout the day, I do a lot of different motions so I didn’t really think much of it and thought I probably rubbed against something. Almost a week went by and then I noticed another very similar scrape […]