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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 two: a stone bracelet and a bouquet of roses. Mr. […]

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 […]

Commuting or Telecommuting?

Commuting or Telecommuting?

My daily commute is 50 minutes one way or 1 hr 40 minutes every day. I take public transit, so I don’t have to worry about traffic. But on days when it’s pouring or snowing outside, I just wish I could telecommute instead. So which […]