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the bikini body guide (BBG)

the bikini body guide (BBG)

I will be starting my 3rd round of BBG on Mon, Feb 22. Do you care to join me? I liked my experience with this program, even if my progress was slow. I’m so proud I was able to stay committed! It really helps that there is a set workout and that it was do-able at home for a majority of the program. I won’t be sharing any progress photos here, since the lighting and timing is not consistent, thus change is…

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stitch fix first box

stitch fix first box

Stitch Fix is your personal stylist, who will mail you a box of fashion finds based on your style every month (or whatever frequency you like). My first box arrived on Wednesday and with 3 days to return, I dropped it into a USPS box last night since this Snowpocalypse is making NYC a stay-at-time-and-Netflix kind of day (or a UWIB kick-off join.me meeting day). Here is a collage of the 5 pieces and some ways I decided to put it…

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save when you shop

save when you shop

I grew up being told to save, save, save, because it’ll be good for the future. We all know how tough saving can be with the bajillion things we want to do. So, here are some ways you can save money without trying too hard: 1. Use Ebates (sign up herea). Ebates gives you a percent back on your online purchase on many websites. You can easily earn 1% – 10% back on things you are already buying. I usually check Ebates…

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organized inbox @ work

organized inbox @ work

Minor edits in Oct 2019 — I wrote this a few months into my first “real job” back in 2012 because it seemed very relevant at the time. In fact, you’d be surprised how many people still have cluttered inboxes (1000s unread). WHY? Simple tricks to make your work/life more manageable. — As a new hire, you might already have noticed, emails land in your inbox very frequently and sometimes it may be distracting you from your current task. Before…

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