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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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- How to Handle Life’s Curveballs
Posted on December 19, 2010 | 38 CommentsWent for a little stock replenishing today. I ran out of Earl Grey Cream tea and almost sobbed in the office. I made a note to buy more, and voila! (I also needed a new canister to hold them, those little bags are NOT airtight...
Posted on December 18, 2010 | 13 CommentsKnow how sometimes when you look at a beautiful photograph, you get sucked into its beauty? This is what happened to me today with this one: I looked deep into the photography and pretty much meditated at my desk just by staring at it.
Posted on December 17, 2010 | 17 CommentsJust got this email from him the other day that made me cry with tears of laughter. ———————–FB’S BROTHER’S EMAIL—————————————- This is how I feel about some of my suggestions for improving the quality of the work in my team. Caveman 1: Man.. it’s cold...
Posted on December 15, 2010 | 43 CommentsBefore we start, you should really download and listen to this MP3 from This American Life “Scenes from an American Mall”. It isn’t the best they’ve done, but it’s interesting nonetheless. It’s only available to download for free on the site from Sunday December 12th...
Posted on December 13, 2010 | 50 CommentsI know this is a loaded question, I am really wondering why the statistics seem to point to most millionaires being self-employed or business owners. (Read: The Millionaire Next Door by Stanley and Danko, where they say that most millionaires next door are ordinary unassuming...
Posted on December 10, 2010 | 42 CommentsLove drinking at Starbucks? Hate how you don’t get compensated for being a loyal addict? (FYI: We addicts know all about The Latte Factor — we can save the $4 and just drink tea at home or whatever else, which is what I do sometimes,...
Posted on December 8, 2010 | 93 CommentsI was invited out to have “afternoon tea” with a fellow foodie friend whom I haven’t seen in 3 years as a treat. The good news is we have a coupon. The bad news is the cost is still pretty high. See, it’s normally $97...
Posted on December 7, 2010 | 12 CommentsLike this dog here. But the next best thing is just looking like you’ve been attacked by one. What the hell am I talking about? NINJA COAT HOOKS OF COURSE! And the best part is that they’re FREE. That’s right, I said FREE. Courtesy of...
Posted on December 6, 2010 | 40 CommentsIf you have a job offer in hand, and you’re in negotiation stages of what the offer will be, it is fairly safe to say “you have it in the bag”. Now whether or not you let it out of the bag by screwing up...
Posted on December 4, 2010 | 33 CommentsLove looked like this last night: (Chicken Wings and Rice) No you aren’t seeing things. So how does that equal love? Well it’s because I was absolutely STARVING on Friday, and my belly was growling for a good 3 hours on the futon couch. I...