Straight and Curly


Health, Self-Help, Society & Culture, Philosophy

A weekly podcast for people who are obsessed with self improvement. Carly Jacobs and Kelly Exeter road test a different life hack each week and will tell you whether it’s awesome or a total waste of time.


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Travel: 066

May 9th, 2017

Kelly and Carly have both travelled quite extensively within Australia and overseas. In this episode they discuss: Where they’ve been Where they’re dying to go Where they’re dying to go back to Travel hacks Money saving tips for travel How to manage the need for planning with the need for living in the moment when on holiday/travelling For more...

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Lucky Dip: 065

May 2nd, 2017

Kelly asked her blog readers what topics they wanted her to write about. Several of the topics were super-interesting, but weren’t things she could write a full post on. She also wanted to get Carly’s view on a few of them. So Kelly and Carly tackle those questions together in this episode including: How do you get people to think for...

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Decision fatigue: 064

April 25th, 2017

Decision fatigue refers to the deteriorating quality of decisions made by an individual after a long session of decision making. It is now understood as one of the causes of irrational trade-offs in decision making. Decision fatigue explains why we're able to eat well in the morning, but make poor food choices at night. It explains why we'll put...

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Striving vs Life: 063

April 18th, 2017

Josie has a conundrum – after spending most of her life striving relentlessly, she’s come to a place where she’s … satisfied. And it’s kind of freaking her out. Josie asked: Do you think it’s important to have goals in life and to strive, or is it just as valid to meander along? Do you think strivers can often have a negative undercurrent to...