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Minimalist Lifestyle: Could I live off grid?

Could I really live off-grid? It has been quite some time since we have written a post but that is going to change.  This past week has given me a new perspective on MANY things but mainly to get back on track with my minimalist lifestyle and this blog. One…

Extreme Form of Minimalism : Capsule Hotels

Not too long ago, I stumbled upon what is known as “Capsule Hotels” in Japan and just had to share. I briefly touched on this topic in the post Asian Culture and Minimalism, and I wanted to dive just a bit deeper. These Capsule Hotels have become so popular, they…

Gorgeous Volcanoes in New Zealand

The best way to wrap up my trip to New Zealand was with a bang! New Zealand has many great attractions and sights, but the volcanoes there are gorgeous and a must see for anyone planning on visiting. Although I did not visit any live volcanoes, the ones I did…

Sailing in New Zealand

I’m not a sailor. I’ve never been on a sail boat, and the longest I was out to sea was for 4 days on a cruise ship. So – when I was given the opportunity to participate in a sailing race I jumped at it. And it was the perfect…

Food Exploring While In New Zealand

The one thing that I will always carry with me during my trip to New Zealand is being able to explore a large variety of food that isn’t offered in America. Due to the large amount of people from many countries that relocate to New Zealand, the food variety is…

Differences Between United States and New Zealand

There are many things that are very different in New Zealand over the U.S. Such as driving on the opposite side of the car, and road. Other little things: I knew the power outlets would look different, slanted in a V shape, what I didn’t know is that you have…