Relationships

What I Got For Mother’s Day

What I Got For Mother’s Day

Me: Did you know tomorrow (Sunday, May 14) is Mother’s Day? Mr. FAF: Ok. My mom is not here. Me: But I’m a mom now. Mr. FAF: You can ask Baby FAF to give you something. Me: But he’s too young, so you need to […]

Mr. FAF Bought Me A $300 Dress. I Was Mad.

Mr. FAF Bought Me A $300 Dress. I Was Mad.

I got home yesterday and got a package. It was a (kind of) surprise gift from Mr. FAF: a $300 Ted Baker dress he had bought at Bloomingdales. It came in this beautiful box. My heart was melting. Mr. FAF and I got into a […]

Why I Told Mr. FAF To Stop Buying Me Flowers

Why I Told Mr. FAF To Stop Buying Me Flowers

Mr. FAF and I have been together for almost four years. Yet, I can count on my fingers how many gifts I have gotten from him, including when we were dating. So far it’s been three: a stone bracelet, an Amazon Fire phone on sale, […]

Why I Don’t Plan to Be A Stay-At-Home Mom

Why I Don’t Plan to Be A Stay-At-Home Mom

“Should I quit my job and become a stay-at-home mom”? This question has crossed my mind. Mr. FAF and I have discussed this topic multiple times. Throughout my life, I’ve met and heard about so many stay-at-home moms (SAHMs) out there. This is what I […]

How To Deal with Roommates Who Have Mental Illness

How To Deal with Roommates Who Have Mental Illness

I’ve always lived with other people (aka roommates) in order to save money. For me, it was a must rather than a choice. I’d love to live alone in a studio or a one bedroom apartment, but my bank account didn’t like that idea. For […]

Our Frugal Dates

Our Frugal Dates

Mr. FAF is not the romantic type. The only (romantic) occasion we celebrate is our anniversary. And we celebrate it by eating at our favorite restaurant. We don’t exchange birthday or Christmas gifts. Although I wish he would buy me presents sometimes, I’m glad that […]