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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 March 25, 2011 | 24 CommentsTweet Designer can be a very subjective word. When I asked my friends, they told me that designer was a luxury name brand, like Louis Vuitton or Versace. You know, the idea of thousands-of-dollars-for-just-a-shirt? Just check out the Twitter conversation I had months ago with […]
Posted on March 23, 2011 | 41 CommentsTweet Pleasure really doesn’t cost a lot. Savouring the basic pleasures and not taking everything that we do for granted as “what we deserve to get because we work hard”, can work wonders to help our pleasure quotient. Our brain tends to be extremely sensitive […]
Posted on March 22, 2011 | 33 CommentsTweet LA MAISON DU MACARON MACARONS! From La Maison du Macaron in Montreal. (This is over a period of about a month. Yes, I’m addicted. And no, I haven’t had any since mid-March after sharing with some friends in Toronto). I got a nice range […]
Posted on March 21, 2011 | 28 CommentsTweet I’ve been re-reading The Millionaire Next Door lately (what!? it’s an annual tradition), and I’ve been revisiting the idea of net worth benchmarks. To read the Wikipedia Notes on the book, check out their “The Millionaire Next Door” summary here. WHAT IS “NET WORTH” […]
Posted on March 18, 2011 | 41 CommentsTweet THE YEAR OF TRAVEL I proclaim this year to be The Year of Travel. I kind of half-mentioned this in passing on my other blog, but I am not working for the rest of the year. I don’t mean I’ll stop blogging or anything, […]
Posted on March 16, 2011 | 48 CommentsTweet I actually don’t enjoy eating out. I’ve done it so much as a consultant when I was on contracts, that the idea of going to a restaurant every breakfast, lunch and dinner makes me slightly nauseous. See, as a consultant, you end up excitedly […]
Posted on March 15, 2011 | 38 CommentsTweet Before we begin, if you’re interested in buying brand new Urban Decay Eyeliners for $9 USD each, check out the 10 colours I’m selling right now. ————————– My last food post was really well received, so as promised, here’s what I’ve been eating lately […]
Posted on March 14, 2011 | 41 CommentsTweet Earning 6-figures can be a daunting pipe dream for many, especially those who feel like they don’t have enough education to earn that kind of green. But what about ordinary jobs that earn $100,000 that don’t need college degrees? KEEP IN MIND THE FOLLOWING: […]
Posted on March 12, 2011 | 17 CommentsTweet In one word? AMAZING. I would definitely go back and if I could, I’d go every month! I contacted Pure and Simple to go in for a spa day but I had reservations not knowing what it would be like (never had a facial […]
Posted on March 11, 2011 | 36 CommentsTweet As of late, I’ve been getting an unusual amount of emails asking me what I do and how they too, can “make big bucks” (their words, not mine), and start freelancing without any experience right out of school or fresh from a job that […]