The Cost of Emergencies | Money lesson

Recently, I have experienced an untoward incident of house repairs. An unexpected cost that required dipping into my emergency fund. Having never experienced something like this before, the entire experience was extremely stressful. Even though I know deep down I've set aside an emergency fund - the psychological effect doesn't quite align with that of… Continue reading The Cost of Emergencies | Money lesson


September Book Reviews | 5 books I’ve read

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” ― Charles W. Eliot Book of the Month : Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb ★★★★★ A raw, heartwarming collection of real stories from Lori's patients - each with… Continue reading September Book Reviews | 5 books I’ve read


Plant Based Burger Meat Review | Nanka

Hi guys, today, we will be trying out another plant based brand from Malaysia - Nanka. In the Malay language, Nan(g)ka actually means jackfruit, a fruit which originates from parts of India, Malaysia and Sri Lanka - which is their signature and primary meat substitute of choice! According to their official website, Jackfruit is a… Continue reading Plant Based Burger Meat Review | Nanka


What I learned from Moving Houses | Lessons & Tips

So I'm finally moving! I've been renting a place for quite some time, and I'm excited for the next chapter of my life. I know most of the advice online recommends you hire a mover to ease the process...but I chose to Do-It-Myself. lol Partly because: I want to save moneyI need to declutter and… Continue reading What I learned from Moving Houses | Lessons & Tips

Books · Lifestyle

Invest in the Emotional Bank

I'm currently reading Stephen Covey's famous book - the 7 Habits of Highly Effective People and one particular concept stood out to me - The Emotional Bank. We all know what a financial bank is. We regularly make deposits and withdrawal of cash.Similarly, with an emotional bank, we make deposits and withdrawals too - but… Continue reading Invest in the Emotional Bank