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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 July 1, 2011 | 6 CommentsJust came back from 5 weeks in Asia I had a pretty good trip overall. No bug bites for either of us until we hit Singapore, which is a miracle. My favourite cities in order, and the ones in blue are the only ones I’d...
Posted on June 29, 2011 | 12 Commentseemusings did an awesome post called when writing is in the blood. She always knew she wanted to be a writer, and it was just in her blood so to speak, so blogging is just the natural extension of that. I think that’s amazing, knowing...
Posted on June 28, 2011 | 41 CommentsFor my half, I spent a total of $7807.38. Without the shopping, it would have been around $7000. BF only spent $100 on shopping for some gifts for his family. I’m the one that went overboard and spent $1000! Here’s the budget breakdown: Click on...
Posted on June 27, 2011 | 11 CommentsHere are my own personal 10-points to build lasting wealth not only for myself, but for my future kids. Spend less than what you earn (and save the rest) Save at least 10% of your gross income each year Have an emergency fund of some...
Posted on June 25, 2011 | 30 CommentsI’m BAAAAAAACK!!!! I’m in Toronto for about 3 weeks and then I’m leaving for Europe for 2 months (Portugal and Spain). And yes, there’ll be more shopping and spending On that note, I figured I’d start off with a little post on what I bought while...
Posted on June 24, 2011 | 16 CommentsNow that my skin has calmed down, is “normal” (not oily or dry) and is relatively clear, and a bit sensitive to all harsh or irritating chemicals, I am loathe to do anything to it that will destroy its balance. For once in my life,...
Posted on June 22, 2011 | 13 CommentsEvery week, I spend about 3 hours a week going through my budget, checking my expenses, my balances, my transactions and thinking about the next steps for my money. (That doesn’t include taxes, by the way. That’s a whole other set of time, set aside,...
Posted on June 20, 2011 | 9 CommentsForget about people telling you that you should budget, you should do this and do that. If you don’t want to budget, you will feel like you are being forced to… and this will make you resent it even more. Why do you budget? And...
Posted on June 17, 2011 | 9 CommentsI’m just about on my way back to Canada, but if you want to see a sneak preview of the pictures to come from my Asia 2011 trip, head on over to my Everyday Minimalist blog — Trip to Asia 2011 photos and preview. I...