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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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- Why I Still Reconcile My Account Statements
- Huge Debts? Maybe Bankruptcy Isn’t the Right Option
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- How Not to Go Overboard This Year
- Taking Control of Couple Finances: 6 Months Later
- 5 Reasons to Quit Your Job in the New Year
- What single women want….. in a home
- How are You Paying for Your Holidays?
Posted on September 3, 2014 | No CommentsTweet Not too long ago, my husband wondered how my parents were able to afford some of the travel they have been doing in recent years. Part of the secret is that my mom started a career as a teach in her 50s, after all […]
Posted on August 31, 2014 | No CommentsTweet Life is best lived in moderation, as too much of a good thing will merely lead to addiction and hardship for some people. In the case of compulsive shopping, there is even a dedicated term for that addiction: oniomania. The closest comparison […]
Posted on August 29, 2014 | No CommentsTweet When I was single, I had a rule that I would never date anyone at work. It was too messy, kind of awkward if you broke up and it’s like showing your underwear to the whole company, because they can CLEARLY see how into […]
Posted on August 27, 2014 | No CommentsTweet As part of our move across the country, we downsized quite a bit. Now that we are settling in to our new apartment home, we are realizing that, even though we have most of what we need (arriving today), the reality is that there […]
Posted on August 25, 2014 | No CommentsTweet As a form of communication and visual collaboration between people located in different areas, advancements in video conferencing have made the service invaluable in the business world. Long inaccessible to the public due to high costs of infrastructure and the technology required, it is […]
Posted on August 22, 2014 | No CommentsTweet I received some advice when I graduated, and here’s the amalgamation of it: (I’m pretty sure these wise sages are just passing on advice read on the internet ;P) Life is short. Don’t waste it working like a dog for a corporation who won’t […]
Posted on August 20, 2014 | No CommentsTweet I’m in the midst of a cross-country adventure. After almost a decade in Utah, my family is moving to Pennsylvania. It promises to be an interesting experience all around. But right now, I’m more worried about actually getting to Pennsylvania, since it involves a […]
Posted on August 15, 2014 | No CommentsTweet The best sales for wardrobe items are usually in the following months: January = Coats, outerwear and anything winter-y like scarves, gloves and hats February = Boots, High-end jewellery, Cashmere sweaters March = Handbags and Spring raincoats April = Spring Raincoats, All kinds of […]
Posted on August 13, 2014 | No CommentsTweet One of the nicest conundrums to have is the requirement to choose between two good job opportunities. My husband began looking for a job in earnest a couple months ago. The job search paid off when he received to good job offers. Both were […]
Posted on August 8, 2014 | No CommentsTweet Personally, I’ve said before that I prefer gifts I can eat, or money. I don’t really enjoy it when people gift me clothing, shoes, or anything that is a personal purchase. External hard drives, or an e-book reader by all means! My address is….. […]