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Biggest Party Of The Weekend

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 11.12.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Now stop lusting over NYC and get ready to enjoy another gorgeous weekend on the west (read: best) coast. To help you enjoy the myriad restaurants, shows and shopping we're sending you to, we've dug up promo codes for credits (yes, free money) on ride share apps Uber, FlyWheel, and Lyft. All that aside, we're also giving away a year's worth of yoga classes c/o YogaGlo, which at its normal $18/month is a great deal, and gratis is, frankly, a broke girl's dream.

'Burlympics' Hit LA

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 11.06.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

New York Fashion Week officially starts today, but if you're the broke girl we know you are (say it loud, say it proud), your front row to the runway involves some combination of Instagram, YouTube and obsessive scouring of street style blogs. We're right there with you - but we can't endorse spending a beautiful September weekend indoors.

'Gangnam Style' Danceoff

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 09.11.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

While we are normally happy to have left the terrible haircuts, awkward encounters with boys, and bad skin of our youth in the past, the summer is cer...

How To Not Go Crazy This Weekend

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 09.02.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

What do you's already the weekend! Or at least, nearly. While we sometimes wish we were still a colony belonging to England (those accents m...

A Burlesque Kind Of Weekend

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 08.21.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Okay, so you guys know exactly how we feel about Fridays--we certainly don't play coy or hold back our true emotions when it comes to the weekend. Yet...

BGG Weekender: Brokechella, Breakfast-For-Dinner and a Festival of Books

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 06.19.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

The weather is going to be glorious this weekend, and there will be lots to do, including Brokechella, which we love for obvious reasons, the LA Times Festival of Books, which is basically our Christmas, and a really random '80s dance party, which needs no caveat.

11 Tips & Tricks to Slash Your Grocery Bill in Half

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.15.2013 | Taste
Broke Girls Guide

Meals can be expensive whether they're coming from a restaurant or from your kitchen, as food costs have skyrocketed over the past few years. Keep reading for 11 ways to drastically slash your grocery bills.

Jewish Food With SOUL

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 06.12.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Today's weekender is for the rest of you who, for whatever reason, decided to opt out of the whole Coachella experience. Luckily, there's no reason to despair at being left behind, as we luckily live in Los Angeles, not Topeka, and there's never a dull moment here.

It's Called 'Pole Art'

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 06.05.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We here at Broke Girl's Guide know that your #1 priority this weekend is probably seeing whether your early longshot pick ends up winning the Final Four, in which case we highly recommend posting up at one of our favorite sports bars for meeting men, er, watching sports.

A Guilt-Free Happy Hour

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 05.28.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

The weekend is almost upon us, which means we can close our computers for a bit and enjoy the world beyond the office for once. Planning to do exactly that, we have plotted a busy weekend full of varied diversions accordingly.

Weekender -- Discounts, Drunken Desserts, and All Things Bridal

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 05.22.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We're obviously excited it's almost the weekend, but we're also wondering if we should be feeling some type of existential angst about the fact that life seems to be passing us by so quickly... Nah.

Weekender -- Old-School Hip Hop, Bottomless Brunches, and Swimsuit Sales

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.30.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

So, it's going to be something like 86 degrees outside tomorrow. We at Broke Girl's Guide therefore suggest, nay, insist that you cut class, play hooky at work, or be otherwise irresponsible, because life is short and sunshine is free.

Eat Some Damn Good Tacos

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We're going to spend the next few days in the thick of it, mixed up in a few dance parties, modern home tours, Chinese New Year celebrations, and even a miniature treehouse show. That's right -- it's all happening in Los Angeles this week.

BGG Weekender: Adult Prom, a Naked Scavenger Hunt & Grammy Parties

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.09.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

It's another awards weekend, Los Angeles! So, you know what that means: every bar, restaurant, hotel lobby, 7-Eleven, you name it will be packed to the gills. But never fear. We know our way around the happenings just fine, and we've charted you a course of awesome weekend activities FLO (for locals only).

PHOTOS: The Great Taco Crawl Is Upon Us

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 04.03.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

The pure chaos of the last month almost makes us want to go into hibernation until spring. Then again, there's way too much going on to hide at home all weekend.

BGG Weekly Playlist: Lobsterpalooza, MEMES Week and 5 Second Films

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 03.31.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

While we're busy trying to convince ourselves that we don't want to go to Cochella - because really, who are the Stone Roses? - we'll be gorging on lobsters, meeting up with a Swedish dance duo, watching miniature films and learning how to make perfect cocktails.

You've Got Some Seriously Aggro Shopping To Do Tomorrow

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 03.27.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Sunday morning, check out the German sausage pop-up Knackig at Mignon downtown. They had us at bottomless mimosas and breakfast brats.

BGG Weekender: DineLA, Freebie Art Shows and Concerts, and an Extra Day Off

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 03.20.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We've got a big weekend ahead of us -- literally. Three whole days to do whatever we want?! We almost didn't know where to start. Almost.

BGG Weekly Playlist: Get Through the Longest Week of the Year!

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 03.09.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We know; it's been a while. It feels like we haven't worked a full week since mid-December. (And, actually, that's more or less true.) But fret not; we assure you that you can make it through the next five days of workplace brutality -- with a little help from yours truly, of course.

PHOTOS: An End-Of-The-World Weekend

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 12.20.2012 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

We're squeezing out one more weekend of fun before family obligations hit hard next week. Sure, that means our fair share of Christmas events, but we're also dipping into a couple of once-in-a-millenium parties to usher in the so-called End of the World.

Weekly Playlist -- Party with Alice + Olivia and Make Your Instagram Friends Jealous

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 02.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Don't get internet-induced FOMO just yet, because we've done the near-impossible and figured out a way for you to stay in town and have more (or at least as much) fun as those who've checked out of town early.

Weekender -- Potato Chip Art, Murder Mysteries, and Creepy Puppet Shows

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 02.12.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

If you aren't knee-deep in goodwill towards man, you are, like most of the Internet, probably knee-deep in goodwill towards Ikea Monkey instead. This little guy and his subsequent web frenzy were basically what got us through this week.

Weekender -- Espionage, Renegades and Nihilists

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 02.05.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Traversing this month's landscape of holiday cheer is a full-time job. Not to mention your actual job, your social life, and the fact that you can't pay for any of it. Never fear, we weeded through this weekend's onslaught to give you the best of the best.

Weekender --The Nutcracker, The Sartorialist, and Sample Sales Galore

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 01.30.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

There are sample sales to pillage, books to be signed, and a gaping hole in our highbrow culture world that needs filling. This weekend, we're living it up... with nary a puppet nor biopic in sight.

BGG Weekly Playlist: Screw Cancer, Light a Tree & Party in Venice

Broke Girls Guide | Posted 01.26.2013 | Los Angeles
Broke Girls Guide

Now that we've cleared the first two hurdles in holiday season mayhem (that would be Thursday's food coma and Friday's shopping frenzy), we're settling in to a month full of rum cocktails, sparkling trees and dark, cozy bars