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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 December 12, 2014 | 1 CommentTweet When people talk about going green, the main reason for this is usually out of concern for the environment, which is obviously hugely important to all of us. However there are many more reasons for going green which can affect each of us much […]
Posted on December 12, 2014 | No CommentsTweet This is seriously amazing stuff. I came up with the recipe because I thought that avocado would be nice on a salad, and then I just tweaked and experimented until I got a recipe I liked. Okay so it looks a bit gross and […]
Posted on December 10, 2014 | 2 CommentsTweet Recently, my husband and I put together a trip to Utah and Idaho to see my family and participate in my brother’s wedding. As we began trying to figure out what it would cost, my husband began to get discouraged. The cost seemed insurmountable. […]
Posted on December 5, 2014 | No CommentsTweet If you find yourself in need of a new life insurance provider, it’s important to know that you are not always automatically accepted. Life insurance companies want more than a monthly premium from you. They need you to be more of an asset than […]
Posted on December 5, 2014 | No CommentsTweet I finally went to the Canadian National Exhibition a.k.a. “The Ex” last summer for the first time since I moved to Toronto, to mostly look (NOT EAT) at this infamous deep-fried butter dish. One word: YUCK. Anyhoo, as I was strolling around the fair […]
Posted on December 3, 2014 | No CommentsTweet A few years ago, I discovered the joy of discounted gift cards. I found that it was possible to a buy a $25 gift card to a restaurant by paying only $15. I also found gift card marketplaces in which recipients of gift cards […]
Posted on November 28, 2014 | No CommentsTweet It seems easier to make sure that you can take care of yourself financially instead of relying on others to do it for you. It just seems like a lot of work to make sure others keep their pockets open to you. It would […]
Posted on November 26, 2014 | No CommentsTweet Many of the life goals we have require money. Want to travel? You need money. Want to buy a home? You need money for a down payment. From retirement to college for the kids to a new big-screen TV, if you want to enhance […]
Posted on November 21, 2014 | No CommentsTweet Sometimes when my friends get really annoyed shopping with me, because I am taking forever to decide on a $2 pen or something, I get comments from my friends like: “FB, you HAVE the money. Spend it. Gosh don’t fret over a $20 item, […]
Posted on November 19, 2014 | No CommentsTweet We’re pretty well conditioned in our society to assume that the best time to get a good deal on holiday shopping is Black Friday. The day after Thanksgiving has long been associated with good deals and the best sales. However, does that really hold […]