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The Grand Taiwanese Buffet.

Yesterday, Hubby and I were invited to his Mum’s-cousin’s-house for dinner. We arrived at six, to a grand feast laid on the table and ten hungry Taiwanese relatives waiting to be fed. We sat down to eat, and every time we finished a dish, a new one appeared. It was such a marvel. Grateful, to… Continue reading The Grand Taiwanese Buffet.

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5 Books that changed my life.

I enjoy reading as a form of learning and professional development. As a blogger, I think it’s important to keep up date with reading, as the literature on media and blogging becomes richer. If you are thinking of starting a blog, or interesting in creating a business, it’s best to start reading up. The books… Continue reading 5 Books that changed my life.

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Five Most Have Apps for Hong Kong.

I’m pretty picky about the apps that I put on my phone. However living overseas in Hong Kong, I do find that there are some apps that are essential. If you’re moving too or travelling around Hong Kong I recommend the following apps to make everything all that much smoother. 1. MTR Mobile This app… Continue reading Five Most Have Apps for Hong Kong.

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Getting rid of 100 things

 I did Yoga this week, from a Yoga with Adrienne video about “Making Space”. After a bad night’s sleep I wanted to make space in my head and stretch out my body. Afterwards I also had the desire to make space in a physical sense.  We both returned home this week probably bringing in about… Continue reading Getting rid of 100 things

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No Spend Weekend Ideas

I swear my mum was the OG of the no spend weekend. Anyway, seems like this weekend (and last weekend) I have so much admin to do. Thus, the weekend turned into a no-spend weekend. If you are saving money, studying, on a budget or just following Dave Ramsey, here are some ideas for enjoying… Continue reading No Spend Weekend Ideas

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Don’t be afraid.

I just watched two inspiring videos. One by Dave Ramsey about the financial benefits of being married and one by a YouTube I just discovered called Mignon Cobra. I always enjoy listening to Dave’s videos because they reaffirm a lot of my life choices and beliefs. I’m trying to live frugally to ensure I can… Continue reading Don’t be afraid.

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Cleaning up after guests and preparing for more!

Today I am tidying up after mother in law’s visit. Hubby took a trip to the UK last week and that left a wake of washing and gifts. Also my friend will visit in two weeks so the spare room needed tidying up.  As a fairly minimal person I don’t really buy a lot of… Continue reading Cleaning up after guests and preparing for more!