Resolutions: mid-year check in

At the start of the year I made some resolutions – and as I do most years, since then I’ve pretty much forgotten about them.…

How to throw an ice-cream party

1. Decorate some disposable bowls or cups with coloured tape. 2. Make (or buy) a big double batch of really good quality vanilla bean ice-cream.…

Singapore Shopping

Apparently in Singapore there are two favourite activities: eating (I’ll come back to that one later) and shopping! I didn’t have much money to spend…

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February in Review

So here’s how I’m going with my resolutions/goals for this year, and mini goals for February. Weightloss/Health Feb goal: Attend Saturday morning boxing class every…

Grocery Shopping

A friend posted a breakdown of his weekly grocery bill today – call me nosy, but for some reason I find that sort of thing…

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Perspective

I’ve been known to claim that I’m “feeling poor”, or feel a little sorry for myself when I have to think twice about dining out…

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Why I decided not to get an iPad

I’m not sure if it was the itch for a new toy or the fact that clients seemed to keep bringing them out at meetings,…

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Money saving tips for cheapos

I remember watching an episode of Oprah as a kid, about how to save money. It included a lot of (in my opinion) bullshit tips…

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