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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 August 21, 2010 | 11 CommentsThis is one of our classic Me & BF moments that always makes me laugh when I look at a cake: BF: I’m going to go cake now. Me: You can’t use “cake” as a verb. BF: Why not? Me: Because you BAKE a cake....
Posted on August 20, 2010 | 3 CommentsThis is a separate area from Paris itself. This is where all the skyscrapers are allowed. Click on the images to make them larger. I found it peaceful and relaxing… seeing as it was on a Saturday that we had visited
Posted on August 16, 2010 | 15 CommentsI read the “The History of Marriage” on the weekend, and started thinking about what she said about how marriage started. Essentially, the history behind marriage is that it was not created for love — it was created for political reasons, religion, family fortune, etc....
Posted on August 15, 2010 | 2 CommentsMom: I don’t understand what Justin Bieber is supposed to be. FB: Me neither, Mom. My mom also can’t understand computers or any technical subjects like math, for instance, and whenever she has anything to do online or to calculate, she ropes in one of...
Posted on August 15, 2010 | 14 CommentsEarl Grey Cream Tea It’s flowery with a creamy sort of undertone. I still like to add 2 packets of sugar and extra creaminess. Pita bread Recipe here. Pureed zucchini & chickpea hummus Cooked chickpeas — very important, because the zucchini on its own is...
Posted on August 15, 2010 | No CommentsMore Europe posts to come. They just take so long to prep & do… In the mean time, feast your eyes on my bounty of SUGAR!!!
Posted on August 15, 2010 | 2 CommentsThis is what I was bitten by in Paris. I’m 99.99% sure, although I am no doctor, and it’s so recent (since 2007, it’s been identified in Chicago), that no one really knows about it. The signs were too similar:
Posted on August 13, 2010 | 14 CommentsGALERIES LAFAYETTE GROCERY SHOPPING WE ATE AT MAYBE ONLY 5 RESTAURANTS IN FRANCE, HERE ARE THREE OF THEM This was at Chez Justine’s Bistro-Resto near Metro Parmentier. LYON, FRANCE TAKEOUT! SWEETS! WINES SUPER COOL OR REALLY STRANGE/WEIRD PHOTOS This one isn’t cool. It’s kind of...
Posted on August 11, 2010 | 8 CommentsI once was on a project where we had an hour and a half meeting EVERY SINGLE DAY to update everyone on how the rest of the team was doing. Nice thought, but pretty f*cking stupid, because I’d get out of there and my brain...
Posted on August 9, 2010 | 33 CommentsNo no, I don’t mean prostitution or strip clubs. Not this time anyway. I just bought another pack of birth control pills (Yasmin if you are interested), and I paid $56.99 3 packs, which is 9 weeks of pills, not 12 weeks. I take the...