Backpackers vs. Glampackers: What Kind of Traveler Are You?

Dumb Little Man

They wear comfortable clothes because they’re often on their feet, going from one place to another. Glampackers not only care about fashion, but they also make sure that their clothes are planned and fit their destination.

2020 161

Use Lists to Manage Your Life

Ian's Messy Desk

Clothing. Restaurants. The post Use Lists to Manage Your Life appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. My wife is the queen of lists. She uses an iPHone 4s and can, a swipe and a couple of taps, pull up whatever information she needs to plan her next action. For example, she uses SplashShopper to track all our shopping lists. If we pop into Home Depot to pick up a gallon of paint, she checks to see what other hardware items we might need, saving a second trip.

2014 174

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The Top 4 First Date Mistakes To Avoid To Establish A Real, Meaningful Connection

Dumb Little Man

I’m simply saying: put on some clean clothes that are wrinkle-free and don’t smell like a gym bag. Brush your hair and ensure your breath doesn’t smell like an Italian restaurant’s back-alley dumpster.

2021 206

How To Make 2019 Your Year For Fitness

Dumb Little Man

Another good way to see how far you’ve come is to take selfies from several angles at the start of your fitness journey, wearing a swimsuit or exercise clothes. Take a moment to acknowledge your successes and, if you wish, celebrate them by treating yourself to a meal in a restaurant or a new item of clothing. I’m not the biggest believer in New Year’s resolutions because I feel self-improvement should be a year-long affair.

2019 202

MIT Economists on the Impact of COVID-19 on Labor Markets

Small Business Labs

" But if there is a substantial reduction in the number of people working in offices and/or traveling to meet in offices, there will be much less need for the workers who feed, transport, clothe, entertain, and shelter people when they are not in their homes.

2020 74

10 Most Popular Coupon Websites You Should Know For Shopping on a Budget

Dumb Little Man

Your choices include accessories, beauty, clothing, electronics, food, furniture, travel, and much more. You can avail fantastic discounts on your most favorite products and restaurants, hotels and resorts, spas and beauty salons and much more. You can shop across a variety of product categories including beauty, clothing, food and wine, grocery, health, home and garden and much more.

2019 171

Do It--Rock That Boat!!

Virtual Moxie

She toddled off, and returned to say that the restaurant manager was going to take care of it. The restaurant manager had to get involved? In a restaurant, order your water the way you prefer it. If you take clothes to the cleaners and want them done earlier than the time they suggest, tell them when you need the clothes returned. If you shop at a store where they often don’t tend to fold the clothes neatly before bagging, ask them to do that for you.

2015 162

Korean Valentine’s Year: 12 Romantic Celebrations Every 14th of the Month

Dumb Little Man

On this day, single people meet each other wearing black clothes. Couples go to the cafe and restaurants and spend quality time with each other. Families meet, eat, or drink soju while possibly wearing some green clothes. February 14 is a day for all lovers all across the globe. However, in Korea, the 14th of each month is very important for couples and lovers.

2017 197

The Romantically Challenged Guy’s Guide to a Successful Valentine’s Day

Dumb Little Man

See Also: Tips In Choosing A Restaurant For A Romantic Date . Chocolate, flowers, jewelry, clothes, candles, bath stuff and spa services are all pretty safe bets. No matter what your significant other has said about Valentine’s Day, it’s still important to her. Whether you’ve been married for twenty years or just went on a few dates with someone, Valentine’s Day matters. Even men with the best of intentions need a little help sometimes with this love holiday.

2017 173

The Cambridge Suites Hotel, Toronto

Practically Perfect PA

It was evening by the time I arrived into Toronto and as it was also Valentine’s Day the city’s bars and restaurants were packed with couples and singles alike. There are loads of options for bars and restaurants near to the hotel – guests really are spoiled for choice. The following day I woke refreshed and ready to take on the world, albeit with a few more layers of clothing. I got to the hotel restaurant fairly late, about half an hour before it finished.

2014 140

Green Living, Green Wallet

Eco-Office Gals

There is little nutritional value in such a meal, and the footprint associated with the waste of each individually wrapped item, and the process of making that food in a plant somewhere, shipping it to the restaurant, and preparing it for you is considerable. Many types of clothing today are made with petroleum-based materials, such as polyester, nylon, and acrylic fabrics. These are processed clothes that are more likely to irritate the skin.

2012 139

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

I helped her choose outfits for big nights and select and then book restaurants for cosy dinner dates. I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life.

2017 110

Tips for Female Travelers (Safety and Bonus Travel Tips)

Office Dynamics

I come across all kinds of interesting sights, people, places and great restaurants. If you are meeting people for dinner or dining alone, find out how you will get to the restaurant and what part of town is it located in. However, the hotels and restaurants can be quite cold with air conditioning. Be sure to pack some comfy, lay-around clothes. Women Traveling Alone Should Enjoy Themselves. Traveling alone has many benefits. You get to eat in peace and quiet.

Travel 187

Tips for the Traveling Administrative Professional

Office Dynamics

Post on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter to see if people have tips for sights and restaurants in your destination. Then, check to see if there are restaurants in your destination where you can redeem your points and treat yourself to an extravagant meal! Pack a couple dryer sheets in with your clothes. These can prevent wrinkles from forming in your suitcase, and your clothes come out smelling laundry fresh rather than like a stale airplane!

Make a Connection with Vacation

Office Dynamics

My initial thought (months out) was that I would take my time and pack over several weekends; meaning just pulling some clothes here and there or shoes and beach attire so I wouldn’t be rushed at the last minute. I was so busy with work, traveling, and teaching full-day workshops that I did not really start pulling clothes and packing until the night before my flight was departing. After you have pulled all your clothes and shoes, put back 25% of it.

2018 102

Your Professional Brand

Office Dynamics

I walked past several little restaurants and eateries with their menus posted outside their doors. I saw several menus that had food I loved, the prices were about the same, and from my first glance short glance inside the restaurant, they looked fairly nice. I decided to walk in a few feet and check out the inside of the restaurant: Did it have a view of the water? I finally chose a restaurant and it did not disappoint. Greetings!

2012 101

How to Cut Down Expenses While Living In A Big City

Dumb Little Man

As a final tip, auctioneer sites like eBay are great sources for used clothing, especially if you’re familiar with the sizing of certain brands. Major cities have thousands of delicious restaurants and cafes, maximizing the temptation to eat out. If you live in a big city, your cost of living could get even higher in 2018. Cities all over the US are seeing record-breaking increases in living costs , making personal budgeting more difficult than ever.

2018 161

Why Becoming Your Own Best Friend Will Boost Your Productivity


So work out, buy the makeup you like, buy the clothes that you like. You should be able to go to a restaurant by yourself. Productivity isn’t just about getting things done. It’s more nuanced than that. And so are the things that can get in the way of optimal productivity.

2021 52

Who am I?

Practically Perfect PA

I helped her choose outfits for big nights and select and then book restaurants for cosy dinner dates. I would use my keys to get clothes from her house and have them delivered to her in case of emergencies – this was additional to all the usual admin the job involves. Who am I? When you work for a private individual it can be complicated defining your role in their life.

2017 100

17 Easy Positive Changes You Can Make In Your Life Right Now

Dumb Little Man

Make it simple and achievable, like dining at a particular restaurant or trying out a new recipe. Wear your most fabulous clothes, underwear included. There are many positive actions and habits we know we should do, like working out, eating healthily and not spending beyond our means. We know the big things that will make our lives better, but the fact that they’re big tasks means they can feel daunting or overwhelming. And so we easily give up on them.

2017 181

The 7 Biggest Mistakes That College Students Make

Dumb Little Man

Restaurants, movie theaters, clothing stores- there’s a good chance that you can receive a pretty nice discount from those places. So many great things can happen in college. It’s essentially your launching pad. This is the time and place where you meet people, have your ideas and perceptions challenged, and get prepared for your next steps in life. It’s also a time where you can make some pretty costly mistakes and miss out on some great opportunities.

2018 197

Soles4Souls Trip to Haiti: Day 3

Complete Organizing Solutions

The waste in the water , the burning trash on the side of the road, babies half clothed playing in the dirt, just hard to take it all in. It was a surprisingly quaint little restaurant and we had a great time talking and learning more about each other. Our rooster friend took it easy during the night so it was nice to get some restful sleep. I have never been a morning person but waking here with the rising sun and the open windows just made me feel more lively in the morning.

2011 119

6 Ways Traveling Alone Makes You Stronger

Dumb Little Man

You either do it yourself and take pride in the process or you stuff it in your backpack and content yourself with wearing wrinkled clothes. You’ll have someone to bring to a festival or that local restaurant you’ve been wanting to visit. Solo travel is growing in popularity. In fact, the number of first-time travelers who choose to go solo has more than doubled in recent years.

Travel 164

Solopreneur Business Conception: Mix and Match to Spark Ideas

The Solopreneur Life

In the morning you’re dressed in your gym clothes: shorts, t-shirt, sneakers, and a baseball cap. In the afternoon, you’re wearing street clothes: jeans, a button down, and shoes. In the evening, you have your going-out clothes on. During most business-idea conceptions, aspiring solopreneurs figuratively wear their gym clothes to the gym. Family restaurants. T his is a guest post written by Rob Place.

2010 197

Playing Great Defense With Money

Dumb Little Man

Restaurants with happy hours or special deals, stores offering time-sensitive deals, vacation spots with off-season discounts…you get the idea. Stay away from spending more on luxury goods, like high-end gadgets or designer clothing just because you can. Gaining financial independence won’t happen overnight, nor will it happen only by knowing how to cut costs. But, those are great ways to start. As many sports fans say, defense wins championships.

2017 163

Pay off Student Loan Debt by Going Back to School

Dumb Little Man

Cut down on “luxury” expenditures like new clothes, trips to the car wash, and eating out. They can be found everywhere: movie theaters, museums, car insurance, restaurants, phone plans, etc. If you are currently struggling with student loans, you’re not alone. According to Forbes, 44.2 million Americans struggle with student loan debt. For many people, the financial burden of debt infringes upon their quality of life. Thus it is important to pay off loans as soon as possible.

2017 157

Emotional Intelligence Meets Travel Planning

Office Dynamics

This list would include everything from chargers to rain coats, workout clothes (in detail), to toiletries (in detail) and special medications. Are there nice restaurants in walking distance? Is there a full-service restaurant in the hotel so when they arrive late from their flight, they can just stay at the hotel to eat? I even document which restaurants I liked and why I liked them. What do emotional intelligence and travel planning have in common? Plenty.

Travel 142

How to Get Organized Using Lists

Ian's Messy Desk

Clothing. Restaurants. Restaurants - for business or pleasure, to review for ideas instead of same-old same-old. <strong>Restaurants</strong>- for business or pleasure, to review for ideas instead of same-old same-old. <strong>Style Cover via Amazon. My wife is the queen of lists. She carries a iPhone 4S and can, with a swipe and a couple of taps, pull up whatever information she needs to plan her next action.

2011 122

What Frugality REALLY Means: It's Not About Being Cheap

Dumb Little Man

Cheapness is when you have enough money but you still: Refuse to spend money on things which you really need (like new clothes). Refuse to tip in restaurants. Frugality. It's not exactly an alluring word, is it? Most of us worry that being frugal means living a bleak, depressing life, missing out on "normal" society. The truth is, frugality simply means applying a bit of thought to how you spend your money. It's not about being cheap or miserly; it's about taking control.

2011 219

The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s guide to Boston

Practically Perfect PA

This sleek restaurant also features a lively bar scene serving lavish cocktails and mouth watering appetizers to the downtown business crowd. Don’t miss legendary The Middle East , one of the country’s leading rock clubs and middle eastern restaurants. In the restaurant, musicians play the Corner without a cover charge, and in keeping with the Middle Eastern theme, there are also belly dancers.

2016 119

Boston City Guide

Practically Perfect PA

This sleek restaurant also features a lively bar scene serving lavish cocktails and mouth watering appetizers to the downtown business crowd. Don’t miss legendary The Middle East , one of the country’s leading rock clubs and middle eastern restaurants. In the restaurant, musicians play the Corner without a cover charge, and in keeping with the Middle Eastern theme, there are also belly dancers.

2016 109

Practically Perfect PA visits: The Sofitel Lafayette Square Washington DC

Practically Perfect PA

I’m always a bit self conscious walking around a beautiful hotel in my work out clothes so I scurried out of the door hoping I wasn’t noticed. The restaurant is a great place to hold an early morning business meeting, which appears to be very popular in Washington DC. Stepping into the Sofitel from the rain soaked streets of Washington DC was a lovely experience. The hotel lobby was lit in a warm glow and the door staff gave me an equally warm welcome.

2014 152

Top Places To Visit In Canada: 4 Canadian Cities Filled With Hidden Gems

Dumb Little Man

Granville Island’s old factories have been replaced with popular restaurants, galleries, and theaters. Algonquin Island offers a similarly laid-back setting that includes Hanlan’s Point, the area’s only clothing-optional beach. Just because Americans are smitten with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau doesn’t mean they’re flocking to his country for vacation. Many people skip over Canada and opt to visit Europe or a beach instead. That’s a mistake.

2017 159

10 Ways to Find More Hours in Your Day

Dumb Little Man

Delegate Some Chores Perhaps you seem to be the only person in your household who’s capable of unstacking the dishwasher or ironing the clothes. Eat Dinner at Home Although going out for dinner might seem like it saves time (after all, you don’t have to cook) -- you’ve got the time cost of traveling to the restaurant, ordering the food, waiting for it to arrive, paying the bill. We all wish we had just a bit more time.

2012 220

How to Plan Business Travel & Business Travel Planning Checklists

Office Dynamics

o Restaurant, club or other facility? Restaurant Name: __. NOTE : Carry-On Baggage Although there is no regulation for common items such as clothing, reading materials, cameras and laptop computers, the TSA regulates the number of liquid items, such as toothpaste, shampoo and bottled water, permitted in carry-on luggage. Restaurant(s) in the hotel: Full-service restaurant(s). Restaurants within walking distance (full-service/fine dining vs. casual).

Travel 171

Bosses Day - October 16

The Office Professionals Place

What if your boss doesn’t drink coffee, well they have to eat or buy clothing right? So a gift card to their favorite restaurant or clothing store would be appropriate. Order Lunch In If your department or office is approaching a deadline and things are getting on edge, order lunch from your boss’ favorite restaurant and deliver it to them in their office.

2009 100

What NOT to get your assistant this year for administrative professionals day

Office Dynamics

Lunch that she has to schedule – A lunch out with the team is the typical way of showing appreciation but you completely nix any respect or appreciation when you ask your assistant to call the restaurant and make the reservation for everyone. Clothing – Your assistant is fashionable and always looks sharp, great gift then, right? Flowers – they die, it’s weird (feels just as romantic as jewelry and clothes and in some cases looks like one).

Secretary in the city

Practically Perfect PA

We ate at an Italian restaurant called Il Violino on Columbus Avenue which was very nice, although we did have a slight run in with the waiter who thought we had not tipped enough, despite it being 20% of the bill! We really fancied a full on American dining experience for dinner so we picked a restaurant on the Upper East Side called Brother Jimmy’s BBQ. Last week I was having a fabulous holiday in New York to celebrate my Mum’s 60th birthday.

2012 105

The Practically Perfect Business Traveller’s Guide to Berlin

Practically Perfect PA

Plain clothes ticket officers may pop up – and they will fine you. If locals are to be believed, Neukölln is the new Kreuzberg, and it’s packed to the brim with bars and restaurants. What to do at Berlin’s #appsworld. Since opening its doors to the world since the fall of the wall, Berlin has become a bustling, cosmopolitan and hugely popular destination for business and leisure travellers alike.

Travel 110

Minimum Life Traveling Baggage

Brilliantly Better

Clothes. At any decent hotel you can find a DIY washing facility so you don’t need to carry any extra clothing in your luggage. But I still think I need to be covered with clothes for at least 2 days. But if I didn’t have one I would pick a backpack which can accommodate at least 2 days worth of me: clothes, self-care products and digital gears, and yet will be still easy to carry. Extra Clothing. You can get those at motels or restaurants.

Phrasal Verbs and Phrasal Nouns

Daily Writing Tips

As an adjective, the term also pertains to a meal or a restaurant at which one is seated.) And though hand-down is not (yet) a word—it might someday be coined to describe an edict or pronouncement—a hand-me-down is something passed on (such as an article of clothing given to a child when an older sibling outgrows it). A phrasal verb is a verb consisting of two or more words—a verb and (usually) a preposition or a particle—that, when combined, describe an action.

2018 60

25 French Food-related Terms in English

Daily Writing Tips

This French expression means “according to the fashion” and can be applied to clothing, furniture, dances, or anything that goes in and out of style. The maître d’hôtel is the host or manager of the “front” of a formal restaurant, the part that serves the customers. Note: The pronunciation of these terms varies according to how familiar the speaker is with French. Usually, getting close is good enough.

2015 80

Why You Should Be Kind to Your Customers

Men With Pens

She shows you how being a kind person can go a long way to creating loyal customers for your business – and reminds you that it’s always a good idea to bring a spare set of clothes. For reasons only he understands, your lovely partner takes an eternity to choose a restaurant. You quickly escort your offspring out the car and toward The Promised Land – as it’s chalkboard sign indicates, a restaurant renowned countrywide for its home-cooked food and carvery.

2011 57