Desert Eagle point five O

I’ve never really been a big sucker for brand products. Basically I want things to be beautiful and functional, where beauty trumps functionality. Sure there are some brands that I like, but a no-brand version of a similar product would suit me just fine in most cases. I do own a few brand/designer products that…

Jet-lag, or do you ever get used to it?

Perhaps you remember the post about the amount of time I spend on board an airplane. Apart from the question I tried to answer in that post, people often say something in the lines of: “Well I guess you’re used to all that jet-lag, right?’. Wrong. According to a study done for a German health…

What I consider normal and a small luxury.

In one of my earlier posts I said how much time I spent on board an airplane. Goes to figure I also spend a lot of time in hotels. Hotels in all sorts and shapes, but all in all (very) good hotels or the best hotel available in a particular area. So I’ve become used…

For the mouth of Mr. Brûlé hath spoken it.

The only newspaper (tabloid or broadsheet) I read is The Financial Times Weekend, and only the weekend edition. I really like the sections ‘Life and Art’ and ‘House and Home’ to me that’s basically all that you really need; quality of Life, which in my opinion must include Art, and a House to make a…