Hong Kong Mums … finding your community…
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Hong Kong Mums … finding your community…

As a stay-at-home mum following my husband to Hong Kong was somewhat daunting. The idea of being pulled away from my established friends, mothers group and my support network was quite a challenge to overcome. In the beginning I would be lying if I didn’t say it was lonely and tough to find new friends and new … Continue reading

Let’s go ride a Bike …
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Let’s go ride a Bike …

In what was once one of the seediest places on planet Earth. Yep – you heard me right! I’m talking about the Kowloon Walled City again. Believe it or not there is a pretty awesome bike track right next to the old gates of the Walled city ideal for kids. As I’ve mentioned previously, Kowloon … Continue reading

Christmas is a time of GIVING
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Christmas is a time of GIVING

Since moving to Hong Kong I have become more and more involved in charity. One charity that I am particularly passionate about is called Box of Hope. It only runs in the lead up to Christmas, however it has a regional impact on children around South-East Asia. As much as I believe in the cause … Continue reading

One Degree of Separation
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One Degree of Separation

There are just over 7 million people in Hong Kong. Over 6.6 million of those 7 million are Chinese. Over 133,000 are Filipino, 133,000 are Indonesian. (based on the 2011 census figures). Those are the biggest ‘ethnic groups’. Now while expats come from many nations across the globe I am going to be speculative here … Continue reading

Warner Bros. Studio Tour, Los Angeles
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Warner Bros. Studio Tour, Los Angeles

A trip to Hollywood wouldn’t be complete without a visit to a movie studio. After deliberating over the options we decided to take a guided tour over to Warner Brothers and do their studio tour. Before I get onto the Warner Brother backlot, I have to say that hindsight is a marvellous thing. <Begin RANT> … Continue reading