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FB in a Nutshellother blog: the everyday minimalist
talk to me: contact me here
works: business consultant
net worth: ~$155,000 as of Dec 2011
eats: sashimi, tartiflette, pho
drinks: earl grey cream tea
gadgets: macbook pro 17", ipod touch (pda)
beauty: fb's list of toiletries/makeup
wants: roland rd700-gx piano
reads: ayn rand, tom stanley, sophie kinsella
watches: bones, mentalist, castle, top chef
wears: wrap dresses & necklaces
loves: minimalism, $$ management, traveling
hates: wearing shorts & being late for anything
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Posted on May 27, 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the common misconceptions people have about saving money is that you have to have “enough” money to begin saving. Many people put off saving, insisting that they will start when they make more money, and they have some to spare. The unfortunate […]
Posted on May 22, 2013 | 3 CommentsTweet There are times when I think that a nomadic lifestyle would be great. I know a lot of people who enjoy nomadic or semi-nomadic lifestyles. Sometimes I think that, because I love travel, a nomadic lifestyle might be just the thing for me. However, […]
Posted on May 15, 2013 | No CommentsTweet Last weekend, my family and I headed a couple hours north to visit my parents. This was my first real trip with my new iPhone. I’ve been trying to get used to carrying it around with me, since it is the replacement for my […]
Posted on May 9, 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet What’s in a name? A rose by any other name may still smell as sweet, but it’s not going to get you into that C-Level suite, nor will an unwieldy name do you any favors when it comes time to negotiate your pay. According […]
Posted on May 1, 2013 | 1 CommentTweet As humans, we often like to measure our progress and assure ourselves that we are improving. This is true in the realm of finances, as well as in other areas. If you are trying to measure your financial progress, one way to keep track […]
Posted on April 29, 2013 | 5 CommentsTweet Big thanks to FruGal for letting me guest post: How minimalism improved my finances. Thanks for the opportunity and congratulations on the redesign! —————————————————————- Went to buy some knives the other day. I want to point out that we aren’t delusional chef-like people here, […]
Posted on April 24, 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet More than five years ago, as my husband and I shopped for a home, the real estate agent told us over and over again that our home would be a huge asset, and that it would be a great investments. While this has proved […]
Posted on April 22, 2013 | No CommentsTweet Everyone is a genius. But if you judge a fish on its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid. A. Einstein
Posted on April 17, 2013 | 2 CommentsTweet One of the more interesting things I read recently was a story from The New York Times web site. The post, titled, “Sometimes, We Want Prices to Fool Us,” deals with anchoring and the idea that we want fake prices to help give us […]