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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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- Should You Go Into Debt for THAT Career?
- What Should you Study in School / Should you Go back for More Education?
- 4 Tips for Staying On Top Of Your Job Search
- How to Lend Money to Friends and Family
- Save Now Before It’s Too Late!
- Downsides to a Nomadic Lifestyle
- Taking a Tech Break
- Could Your Name Be Affecting Your Career?
Posted on July 27, 2010 | 2 CommentsNote: This is clearly a quote taken with inspiration from Will Rogers, who said: “Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people they don’t like.”
Posted on July 27, 2010 | 15 CommentsDo not read this if you are easily offended. I am being honest, but not trying to be mean. No country and its citizens are perfect, and these are just MY observations, so you are TOTALLY allowed to disagree, but keep it civil please. 1....
Posted on July 26, 2010 | 17 CommentsIf you purchase things, and don’t pay them outright in cash, you don’t own them. Got that furniture on credit? Paying $50 a month? The furniture store that lent you that credit in the first place, owns that furniture. Bought a house? Paying $2500 a...
Posted on July 23, 2010 | 5 CommentsCables are an inevitable bothersome necessity. If you own any kind of gadget, it will ALWAYS come with a cable, even if you try to go as wireless as possible. So why not make organizing or looking at them as beautiful as possible? Lufdesign Wire...
Posted on July 23, 2010 | No CommentsINCOME: $15,600 This is from about 2.5 weeks of working. I left halfway through the month, so I lost about 2 weeks of income, but I worked a lot of overtime so I wouldn’t have to catch up when I came back EXPENSES: $5919.04 *SOB*...
Posted on July 21, 2010 | 3 CommentsAsian Pear went through her income and compared it to her budget at her various stages of life (read it here). She found that she spent less when she earned less, but when she started earning more, she spent more. It’s basically what all PF’ers...
Posted on July 19, 2010 | 6 CommentsImagine all the things that we do to ourselves all in the name of beauty? As a culture, we….: pluck hair from places where it grows naturally shape our eyebrows straighten, curl, dye and otherwise, torture our hair to make it what it naturally isn’t...
Posted on July 17, 2010 | 20 CommentsI love technology. I work with it all the time, I use it constantly and I love owning gadgets (although I am not one of those people who buys things on the bleeding edge). So it is kind of strange to most people that I...
Posted on July 15, 2010 | 16 CommentsAll 24 macarons from La Maison du Macaron for $30 CAD (tax included) And well worth it, I might add. I offered BF some, but he thinks they’re too sweet. What’s a girl to do? I had to eat them all, or they’d go bad...