YOLO, FOMO and all the reasons why you and I overspend
You may have heard these acronyms floating around recently: YOLO and FOMO. YOLO = You Only Live Once FOMO = Fear Of Missing Out YOLO is used by people who want to do what they beli
I wonder what it would be like to be with someone famous
I’ve always wondered what it would be like to be with someone famous. Never mind actually being someone famous, that thought has always scared the beejebus out of me, because
Investing Series: How I started getting into investing
Everyone should know by now that I am not someone who considers herself a sophisticated investor by any means. I repeat like a parrot (and follow) the advice of investing in index
Stay at home parents, DO NOT call yourselves “Household Engineers”!!
On the show Property Brothers today, a rather annoying woman called herself a “household engineer”, and it threw me for a loop until I realized she was a stay-at-home-p
“Giving is the best form of communication” (Thai tearjerking commercial)
I dare you to watch this and to not cry 10 seconds in. I am totally blaming these waterworks on the baby by the way. Thanks to AF for the link.
Are American tourists really all that rude?
Reading eemusings account of trying to teach English alongside some Americans, made me think back to the number of comments I’ve received from foreigners. The main reaction I
Favourite spots in Toronto to eat at, shop and go to for essential services
Last Update: September 26th 2013 GROCERIES Organic groceries: They’re ranked from biggest to largest, but depending on what you want to buy, some stores may be cheaper
Investing Series: Is investing partly a crapshoot?
This is a part of the Investing Series. ————————————————- It kind of is. If you tak
My happiest announcement yet: A new money drain on my budget
Sounds odd for a PF blogger to say that she’s happy because there’s a new money drain to come right? Well that’s because we’ll be adding a third little one
Dear Petro Canada, I don’t like being cheated at your gas stations
Petro-Canada has raised all of their prices by $0.01 – $0.03 per item so that when you ring it through the till, it comes out to an even amount. Instead of $5.50 for instance