Monthly Archives: June 2011

Screw you, Zara tag!

One of the items I purchased during my ┬ábirthday spending blitz was a green blouse from Zara for $50. This is on the more expensive end of shirts I am willing to buy, but it was really cute and I … Continue reading

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Darling, pass me the Kindle

The BF’s birthday was back in March. Rather than buy him clothes, which he would not have liked, but would have suited me just fine, I decided to buy him an e-reader. There was one little catch, though – I … Continue reading

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Emergency fund recap for June 2011

This past March I realized that I needed to start an emergency savings fund. I had spent $2,000 on a trip to Jamaica in January, which dropped my savings account to about ten bucks. I realized that in the event … Continue reading

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A moment with the mom

Just thought I’d share this little tidbit before I head out for the night. Scene: at the mall, with my mom Me: So I’m going off the pill. I’m tired of taking it every day. It’s been ten years. Mom: … Continue reading

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The case of the missing debit card

My (slightly) neurotic nature came out last week when I lost my debit card. I was at the cashier at Metro on Tuesday when I realized it was not in my wallet, nor was it in my purse, or my … Continue reading

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Show me the honey: The Scanning Code of Practice

While shopping at the Metro last week, I decided to pick up some honey. Normally I buy the stuff from the natural food store, but I planned on doing some granola baking (honey is a must have when working with … Continue reading

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Seeing Stars

I’m talking about Stars, the Canadian band, not the balls of gas in the sky. They’re playing for free at Yonge and Dundas Square tonight as part of NXNE. My friend very nicely informed me of the concert (thanks Rob!), … Continue reading

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