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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 May 11, 2011 | 25 CommentsTweet NINJA ELEPHANTS Many young elephants develop the naughty habit of plugging up the wooden bell they wear around their necks with good stodgy mud or clay so that the clappers cannot ring, in order to steal silently into a grove of cultivated bananas at […]
Canada vs. U.S.: Comparing the cost of homes by city (Canada seems to be 100% more expensive on the whole)Posted on May 9, 2011 | 75 CommentsTweet This won’t be super scientific, and I may even have apples thrown at me for this, but I’m going to put it out there that living in Canada doesn’t offer you a whole lot of options for staying in a truly urban city and […]
Posted on May 6, 2011 | 36 CommentsTweet I avoid discuss money with co-workers or friends whom I am not very close to (or friends who are not fellow PF bloggers and all-around awesome people). I never want to hear the words: “You have a good job & can afford it more […]
Posted on May 4, 2011 | 20 CommentsTweet In pictures, these are the two major activities I’ve been doing as of late: (Took this photo when I was in Toronto a while back) AND Credit (You knew I had to sneak a little kitten photo in there.) Also, I can’t stop watching […]
Posted on May 2, 2011 | 119 CommentsTweet I was watching an episode of Sex and the City the other day called “A Woman’s Right to Shoes“, when Carrie goes to her friend Kira’s child’s birthday party, has to take off her gorgeous silver Manolo Blahniks and place them by the door […]
Posted on April 29, 2011 | 19 CommentsTweet If I were stranded on an island and could bring only a small subset of beauty products, these would be it. Naturally, there will also be island events and island work which would require me to bring makeup in the first place…if not, then […]
Posted on April 27, 2011 | 26 CommentsTweet From this post: Canadias and Debt, I posted this graph and made a comment about how it was surprising to me that people with higher incomes would be less satisfied with the current state of their finances. By at least 15% – 20%! So […]
Posted on April 26, 2011 | 4 CommentsTweet I always find and use American ones, but it’s nice to find a Canadian one for a change. Read: Net worth by age or income: What should it be? This one is from Royal Bank Canada and it still doesn’t account for gender and/or […]
Posted on April 22, 2011 | 27 CommentsTweet Using Plastic If you buy with a credit card instead of cash, it is much easier to pass over the card than if you have to physically count out the bills. The reality of the cash leaving your bank account isn’t as obvious. That […]