Year 2020 In Review: What I Read
STATS: I read 217 Books in 2020 Yes. I read 217 books. I am mildly surprised because I did not read that much in 2019. I think just .. reading like crazy has helped me pass the tim
Checklist of Freelancer Needs: What to look for in general and why
I have been doing this over a decade and I thought it might be helpful to list out some common, general things you should/will/might see and ask for on contracts. This obviously do
Mariage Frères: Covent Garden Hazelnut Jardin Premier Black Tea Review
A tip of the hat to Mariage Frères’ tea emporium located in the heart of swinging London, COVENT GARDEN MORNING® is a blend of luscious black teas evoking rich hazelnut. The li
In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.: How Tiffany’s became the standard for the world’s finest jewellery
1. Tiffany How did Tiffany become the standard for luxury? I discovered my recent muse Empress Eugénie Montijo is who inspired their signature colour. Well, she inspired this piec
Ask Sherry: On vaccinations and taking on a mortgage or avoiding one completely
You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! You can ask any question using the form here. My husband and I are in our early 40s with a tween and a teen
Week of Money: Where I sign a contract
DAY ONE ??:?? — Little Bun squeals softly: “Mommyy!!!!”… and I wake up, roll over and kiss him with a “Shhh” ??:?? — More rolling and squealing. ?
What I read: The Winter Edition 2020
I have been trying to read as much on my list as possible (it also doesn’t help that the list keeps growing as I discover new and interesting authors), especially since I wil
10 Closet Organization Tips and Tricks
I have been reading and watching a lot on organization, and this is what I have picked up: 1) Create 4 piles of clothes Keep Sell Donate Repair When you throw everything out onto y
Were women really all that greedy in the past?
Having read the amazing biographies of late, and other fictional-yet-historically-based takes on some of these women by Michelle Moran and Emma Campion, I can’t help but wond
In the world of Save. Spend. Splurge.: What if FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) doesn’t work?
1. FIRED out? What if FIRE doesn’t work? FIRE as in Financial Independence / Retire Early. 2. Scoff I ordered this book Scoff (one of the very few physical books I deign to o