More Maintenence

After taking the car to the dealer to have them inspect the maintenance required light (tuned out my gas cap was cracked and needed to be replaced) I also decided to have them change the timing belt on my car as well as replace the front brakes which were squealing because they were worn down […]

Million Dollar Smile

I present to you…the professional photo shoot that I completely did not take serious. Most people like to take these kind of photos in a very serious, CEO-like, professional, cool manner. I thought I could stand out by actually smiling. The professional photographer took several shots and at some point, one of my classmates made […]

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Saved By the Bell All Over Again

I’ve just started my fourth week of school and it feels weird to wear my back pack again after 7 years of work. There isn’t any bell system to alert students that class is starting but there are lockers and huddles of students that you can tell are the popular crew just like in Saved […]

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Maintenence Required.. Check Engine.. Paperclip Fix..

A few days ago the “maintenance required” light turned on in my 2002 Honda Accord (6th Generation), typically this light comes on via a timed schedule so it’s safe to reset it and basically forget about it if you do your own oil changes. In this case, since my car is getting close to the […]

Closet Organizer.. Check

After several days of design, assembly and fit everything came together. I truly loath Ikea but you can’t beat their prices, a similar setup anywhere else would have probably cost quite a bit more.   Read More for the Entire Story

Pre-course Activities and Eats

Although school officially starts on September 3rd, the MBA Program Office has managed to keep us busy on a daily basis, including the weekends. Here’s a recap: Mandarin Class. Level 1 August 1-14 What would I ever do without my certificate of attendance to boost up my confidence in acquiring mandarin skills. I would have […]

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Enter my jail cell, with a beautiful view.

July 31 – Surprisingly, on move in day, the size of the room was not as much of a shock as was the cleanliness and hygiene of what was leftover from the previous resident. There were layers of dust/hair all over, mold in the personal refrigerator, and dirty floors. I’m not quite sure if they […]

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Sous Vide on the Cheap

[flickr size=”thumbnail” float=”left”]http://www.flickr.com/photos/djausome/7806178248/[/flickr] While Jenn is away, I have been trying to keep myself occupied, one thing that has been on my list of “to try’s” is to build a cheap Sous Vide cooking vessel. Rather than spending $800 or even $500 I decided to make one by myself, based on the $75 DIY Sous […]

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Welcome Post

*UPDATE [9/30/2013] This blog will now include the next chapter of my life in Tokyo, Japan where I will be working for the next year with Fast Retailing. Kanpai!* Harro! Welcome to my blog of random organized chaos, capturing my adventures here in Hong Kong and Asia. I know many of you have asked how […]

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