The Human Cost of Electronics: Who Pays the Price?
Not only is it wasteful to upgrade your phone every year or 2 years, it’s also hurting those who make it: Brands should take responsibility for supply chain responsibility, b
In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.
ONE. This has to be the cutest, sweetest photo shoot I have ever seen. These photos come pretty close too. TWO. I absolutely HATE Windows as an operating system, but I adore Bill
Why is healthcare so expensive in the U.S.?
Here you go! An American (John Green) with the facts about American healthcare versus global healthcare and it surprisingly comes down to negotiation……
Getting To Know Me in 10 Questions: The Travel Edition
1. Your most treasured passport stamp? The one for China because I remember getting up at the crack of dawn to go wait for 2 hours in line at the embassy in Toronto to apply for o
Ridiculous cultural preferences for a baby boy or a baby girl
A small rant today. I don’t believe in preferring one gender over another, but many cultures do this, and it’s mainly the baby girls that get killed, aborted, abandoned
What is the one luxury you can’t give up in your budget?
For me it’s a hot drink like a tea or a drink at Starbucks — white hot chocolates, chai lattes, or green tea lattes. I only gave up those drinks temporarily for Baby B
What would be your ideal city to live in?
eemusings talked about the tradeoffs she and T are making to live in New Zealand, and mentioned that Toronto was a possible contender, if not for our winters. I love these kinds of
Travel: What it’s like to visit China – Food in Markets
I don’t care what anyone says, some of these fresh markets are what it was like way back when, before refrigeration, food safety laws and other basic sanitary rules were enf
10 Essential WordPress Plugins
For those of you who might be interested, these are all the WordPress plugins I find useful in addition to this one that stops automated bots from attacking your site. Some of them
Why are we so cheap for our health?
My mother has not been to the eye doctor in years and just recently mentioned that she’s been seeing “floating things” and it’s been getting worse. Alarmed,