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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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- The End of the World I Used to Know
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Posted on October 9, 2013 | 1 CommentOne of the most common difficulties associated with holiday shopping is the meltdown. At some point during the holiday season, you reach a point at which you can take no more of the insanity. The lines. The crowds. The endless displays fighting for your attention....
Posted on October 7, 2013 | No CommentsI consider Sun Tzu’s The Art of War to be my Career Bible of sorts. I received the book as a gift for my 19th birthday from a mentor. I’ve never let it go since. So yes, you heard it here first: I apply ancient...
Posted on October 4, 2013 | No CommentsI consider my husband and I active people. However, my husband is much more than active. He’s actually an athlete – he wouldn’t admit it as humble as he is. He started running about three years ago, but I remember how I laughed at him...
Posted on October 3, 2013 | No CommentsThis time of year is an exciting one for me. It’s a time of year when I do a lot of travel that is work related. I attend the Financial Blogger Conference, and I usually go to NMX at the beginning of the year. I...
Posted on September 30, 2013 | No CommentsJust a friendly reminder to everyone who uses reusable shopping bags (thank you!) to please hot wash them on a regular basis. This seems to only apply if you buy raw meats. Tests on shoppers’ bags revealed half contained traces of E.coli, a lethal toxin...
Posted on September 27, 2013 | No CommentsAfter reviewing The Approach, How it Operates in 15 Points and My Own Experience, time to conclude on this series has come! Will I recommend it to you dear readers? Did I make money as an Independent Consultant? –>How to resume the Mary Kay Black...
Posted on September 25, 2013 | 3 CommentsOne of the tenets of the frugality movement is that little expenses can add up. Over time, the pennies you pinch could make you rich. While I don’t have a problem with penny-pinching and frugality if that’s your thing, I do struggle with the concept...
Posted on September 23, 2013 | 1 CommentWhen I graduated, I received major pressure from my mother to attend my graduation (I skipped it, as I find ceremonies horribly boring). In contrast, everyone else in my family was in favour of me SKIPPING my graduation, getting pictures taken on the near-empty college...
Posted on September 20, 2013 | No CommentsUp to now in the series, I discussed The Approach of Mary Kay and How it Operates in 15 Points. It’s now time to have a look at My Own Experience as a Mary Kay Independent Consultant from July 2009 to November 2009. I’ve seen...
Posted on September 18, 2013 | No CommentsNot too long ago, I read an amusing post written by Kevin at Thousandaire in response to a comment from someone who called him “crazy” and indicated that he had lost all credibility as a PF blogger because he plans to spend $20,000 on a wedding....