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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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Posted on November 22, 2013 | No CommentsNow that smartphones are litterally part of our lives, texting for a couple is quite frequent. Most couples actually text on a daily basis. However, a study from the Brigham Young University shows it comes with pros and cons. Serious and Emotional on the Phone?...
Posted on November 20, 2013 | No CommentsSometimes we get so caught up in what is happening right now that we forget to think about how our everyday finance habits and money choices can impact a plan for the future. What you do now can influence whether or not you meet your...
Posted on November 18, 2013 | 2 CommentsWhenever my friend has a birthday, I always try to make it to their dinner or at least to the bar afterwards (even though I loathe very dark places that play too-loud music). The problem always boils down to money: What should I pay for...
Posted on November 15, 2013 | 2 CommentsToday November 15th is World Recycling Day. This originally US day was started back in the 90’s when the goal was mainly to promote buying good made with recycled materials. It has surely evolved since then. With the world population growing, wastes of all sorts...
Posted on November 13, 2013 | No CommentsMost of us like to be liked. In some cases, that means going along with activities that we don’t particularly care for, or expressing opinions that we don’t necessarily agree with. In the name of peer pressure, we’ll often do things we wouldn’t normally do,...
Posted on November 11, 2013 | No CommentsWe went over on a different occasion, to meet all of their friends.. It was near the time when BF and I were first dating. It was at a time when my French was horribly shaky and it was difficult for me to understand what...
Posted on November 8, 2013 | No CommentsMy son turned two years old last August. Since he’s about 18 months, we’ve been experiencing tough periods of his “terrible two” mind. The last couple days have been the hardest though. Being pregnant with a high peak of hormones made it even harder for...
Posted on November 6, 2013 | 1 CommentEvery now and again, we all feel trapped. It’s common to feel as though you are trapped in your life. Sometimes, I feel trapped in my work, hemmed about by all that I need to do, and unable to enjoy myself. Other times I feel...
Posted on November 4, 2013 | 4 CommentsLet me preface this with: I am not those types of drivers who speed up to try and make the orange light. I used to be, but it just wasn’t worth it, and quite frankly what’s another 30 seconds or so? I am also not...
Posted on November 1, 2013 | No CommentsKindness could be my second name, most of the times! ;- ) I’m the smiley type of person, one that others probably describe as “energetic” or “passionate”. It’s all-in, almost always. But I must admit that I feel a little fed-up today. It might be...