This week has been tough. Moving is stressful. I wish I could go on vacation–that’s a picture of me paragliding in Turkey. Add to the mix that my stolen Honda coupe still has not been recovered and I’m a visually-impaired Asian driver trying to get used to driving Dean’s big ass SUV. We’ve purged at
I’m lucky. Even though I was born in America, the land of abundance and excess, I was raised by parents who were extremely thrifty. I’ve joked with other friends born from immigrant parents that we need to compile a book of all the cheap things our parents did (i.e., never turning on the heat: that’s
If there is one thing that Filipinos are known for, it’s warm service and generosity of spirit. There’s always an abundance of food and food-to-go in a typical Filipino household! My parents are from the Philippines. Even though our immediate family is safe from Typhoon Haiyan, the death toll is rising (1,000 confirmed, 10,000 estimate).
As of August 2013, rental site Zumper has created these graphics on median rents in San Francisco. ↑ The median rent for a 1 bedroom is $2,713. ↑ The median rent for a 2 bedroom is $4,075. Free Apartment Search App for IOS | Free Apartment Search App for Android
Social and demographic trends analyzed by the Pew Center for Research determined the following: About 15% of all new marriages in the United States in 2010 were between spouses of a different race or ethnicity from one another, more than double the share of 6.7% in 1980. White/Asian newlyweds of 2008 through 2010 have significantly