Movers arrived on Thursday last week after weeks and months of anticipation (read about it here)! One hour later the movers were gone, and our place looked like this: I was still at work later that day when I got a text, “OMG. So much stuff!!!!” Braden had just walked in the door and, as expected, was a bit … More Hong Kong Apartment: The Great Unpack
It was a big day in Vancouver back on March 9th. After all the planning and packing, it was finally moving day. The relocation contract covered packing, moving and shipping a container full of our belongings (which I’m sure we didn’t fill), so on the last day of possession of our New Westminster apartment a team … More Hong Kong Apartment: The Container Arrives
This is all real and it’s all happening! The flight I took out of Vancouver is at a great time, in my opinion. It’s a regularly scheduled Air Canada fly that goes every day, I believe. It departs YVR at 1pm, arriving in HKG 13 hours later (just after 5pm the following day). This means … More I made it to Hong Kong!
Does this sound like a daunting task? It was! The philosophy here, in my opinion, is the same advice many give about packing a suitcase. Make a pile of everything you think you need. Walk away. Come back and remove half of everything. Walk away. Come back and remove a bit more stuff. Now you’re … More How To Pack Your 900 sq ft Canada Apartment To Move Into 440 sq ft in Hong Kong
When you share news like this with people you get some interesting reactions. It has been fun watching facial expressions and hearing comments from people in reaction to this news. It’s not what most expect to hear. A typical conversation is something like: me, “Sorry, I won’t be here for [that event] because I’m moving.” … More So I’m Moving…To China
Yesterday I booked a one-way ticket to Hong Kong! There’s no going back now. On April 6th I will fly to Hong Kong to officially begin this new chapter in our life with Braden. Braden has been there for close to two months and I am getting anxious join him! I couldn’t be more … More One Way Ticket to Hong Kong