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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
- You Can Be a Smart Shopaholic!
- Keep it professional at work
- All the Things You Buy When You Move
- Multipoint, Meeting Recording, and Content Sharing
- 10 Pieces of Career and Life Advice
- My Cooler of Food for the Road
- When to buy clothes when they are most likely to be discounted
- How to Choose Between Two Good Jobs
- Why giving a gift is not as economically efficient as giving cold, hard cash
- How to Handle Life’s Curveballs
Posted on January 13, 2014 | No CommentsA couple days ago, I looked at my son’s pants and realised he has grown a lot…again! I didn’t think we were due to buy new clothes yet. No choice but to face the truth though, my son needs them. At first, I was a...
Posted on January 11, 2014 | No CommentsThis is a guest post Some bargain-hunting shoppers may be more accustomed to the printed coupons that are stuffed into the Sunday newspaper or mailbox. The new trend is to find coupons online, paste the coupon code, and apply it to a purchase. These are...
Posted on January 10, 2014 | No CommentsThe beginning of the year is often a period of time where we look back at what we’ve accomplished, the path we chose to follow and the decisions we made. This year, it hit me a little harder. The only grandfather I’ve known in my...
Posted on January 8, 2014 | No CommentsWhen my husband and I first married, we were struggling college students, living off student loans and the money gifts received at our wedding. We were sure that we were living prudently with our money, proclaiming that we couldn’t cut anything from our budget, and...
Posted on January 6, 2014 | No CommentsThis is a guest post. For many business owners, the thought of taxes, accounting, and numbers can be overwhelming, boring, and difficult to comprehend. Most business owners have a big picture mentally as they are innovative, decision makers who want to change the world with...
Posted on January 3, 2014 | No CommentsIf you’re a lucky one like me, you received some money or gift cards for Christmas. Not that I really need them, but might as well take some time to really think about the best ways to use them. When I was younger, I’d spend...
Posted on January 1, 2014 | 1 CommentAt the end of last week, Vero posted her goals for 2014. Like her, I like to keep my resolutions few in number, relatively simple, and aimed at improving my life. In the past, it was common for me to create a whole list of...
Posted on December 30, 2013 | No CommentsWe can all agree, that the true sense of the word “luxury” is not the same today, as it was in the past. In the end, if anyone and everyone can just walk in with enough money and buy whatever they want, is it really...
Posted on December 27, 2013 | No CommentsEvery time a year is ending, I think about what I could do better for the year coming. I’m surely not the only one! About 45% of Americans usually make resolutions. I’m quite sure statistics are similar for Canadians. According to a researchers group of...
Posted on December 25, 2013 | No CommentsIf you celebrate Christmas, chances are that you have some sort of tradition. The holiday season comes with a number of things that many of us have enjoyed since we were kids. I enjoy the tradition of sending Christmas cards. I think it offers a...