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Eating My Feelings: Why Yams are Terrible and Potatoes are Amazing

I hate yams because they straddle the line between savory and sweet with such limp optimism. Your mouth hopes the yam will take it in some definitive direction but no. It never chooses.

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Win a Pair of Tix to the VIP pre-party for Disposable Film Festival!

If I recall, and I could be totally wrong, I’m pretty sure I was a sponsor of the very first Disposable Film Festival when it was

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How to See Highway 1 By Bus: Eating and Traveling Bits of California’s Coast

I'm independent and I don't own a car. If you're a traveler like me, then you probably try to exhaust all resources before renting a car becomes

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Win a Signed Copy of Broke-Ass Stuart’s Guide to Living Cheaply and a Dirty Limerick!

I figure it's been awhile since I did a giveaway for what a few drunk bums in the public library consider the best book of

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Broke-Ass Last Minute Ideas for Valentine’s Day

We’ve all been there, dude. You’re happily single, watching True Detective from a stolen source of cable, pretending the chicken in your fridge is

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A Broke-Ass Wedding Reception: Merriment On A Budget…

Our outdoor ceremony was 15-minutes: my mom walked me down the aisle and gave me away because my dad sucks balls, rings exchanged, vows exchanged (I left

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Wedding Dress and Dude’s Duds: Our Wedding Getup On A Budget…

I'm a big girl. The hopes of squeezing into an any season couture gown was never an option, thankfully. However, with me doing the butterfly

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BA of the Week: Doctor Popular

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human

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Get FREE Patagonia jackets from yerdle!

This post is sponsored by the fine folks at yerdle. Wanna sponsor a post or advertise on the site? Email me at info@BrokeAssStuart.com.

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Choosing a cheap-ass wedding venue for under $1,000…

We looked at an insurmountable amount of possibilities for a wedding site. We knew it had to be in NorCal, it had to be in a historic building