Feb 102012

A harmonious symphony of banging doors, people stamping on stairs and street noises wakes me up at 7:30. The sun is shining in my face so I’m having a hard time falling back to sleep. I walk over to draw the curtains to shut the sun out. As I pull on the curtains, the entire [……]

Feb 082012

Today Mark Johnson shows us a few ways to annoy our colleagues. Don’t try this at home (it’s for office use, remember?). Enter Mark: When you’ve been working together at once place for a while, you tend to feel the need to do things to spice up your relationship with your fellow employees (no, no [……]

Feb 062012

…our wardrobe, that is! You may recall my wardrobe woes from an earlier post. It’s a cheerful tale of how instead of getting a smaller wardrobe we ended up destroying our apartment. It’s fun for the whole family. Well, the past weekend this tragic tale came to an end. And, in true Hollywood fashion, a [……]

Feb 032012

Identifying spam isn’t exactly rocket science. Mainly because it involves neither rockets nor science. There are only a few categories of spam mails and virtually all of them revolve around penises. An email sent to you by “Best Enlargement Pills” is typically a good tip off that it’s spam, because not many people have friends [……]

Jan 312012

eBay is a great place. Even though I’ve never bid on anything myself, I’m sure countless people have become proud owners of everything from collectible toothpicks to self-sufficient private islands and nuclear launch codes. It’s a place where buyers can find almost anything they want and sellers get a fair price for whatever it is [……]

Jan 292012

7AM. Rise and shine. Or, rise, slither out of bed onto the floor and crawl to the bathroom. Then slide down for some food. The hotel’s breakfast buffet is quite varied. There’s a lot of fresh fruit, banana and mango pancakes, various western and Vietnamese dishes and, of course, Cà-Phê (with fresh milk, no less). [……]

Jan 272012

Today I bring you a post by Kimberley Newey. She explores spectacle-enhanced dating strategies. Enter Kimberley: Glasses have had a strange and interesting evolution throughout history. I don’t mean technologically, although that too, but glasses have taken an interesting journey through social trends and status in society. Case in point: glasses used to be an [……]

Jan 252012

Some weeks back a fellow writer, blogger and Twitterer by the name of M. E. Franco has sent a shoutout my way on Twitter. The tweet read: “Versatile Blogger Award worthy!”. Upon reading that I thought: “Well, cool! I’m certainly a blogger, I guess I’m versatile and I also know that ‘award’ is a noun. [……]


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