A Year After Stepping Off • Part 1

August 1, 2015 marked a day of change. A change of direction in career and in life. A change that felt almost like the day I made a transcontinental move from Singapore to the U.S. 15 years ago.” 

A year ago, I stepped out of my comfort zone and into the world of self-employment. Captured in the above quote from an Instagram post published that eventful day, the first step into the unknown was both exciting and nerve-racking. Continue reading

Decluttering my life

Owning less is far more beneficial than organizing more.” – Joshua Becker of Becoming Minimalist

Whenever I plan a trip to Singapore, I would spend some time re-organizing my stuff as I decide what to pack for a typically month-long visit.

It feels good getting a mental inventory of what I own and separating stuff into two piles (ie. to keep or not to keep). However, it was only back in 2010 that I really started appreciating owning less.
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