It’s a Typhoon and I’ll SPLASH if I Want To!
Attitudes / Children / Fun / Hong Kong / Living in Hong Kong / Mitchell / Weather

It’s a Typhoon and I’ll SPLASH if I Want To!

Typhoon season has finally hit Hong Kong and I’m probably one of the few crazy people here who gets excited by the prospect of one of these storms blowing in close. Rammasun was our first close typhoon, although not quite close enough to shut the city down. Out and about, a deluge of rain bucketed … Continue reading

In search of the 8-bits – Hong Kong Phooey, Happy Valley
Art / Attitudes / Hong Kong / In the news / kid of the 80's / Lifestyle / Living in Hong Kong / Recreation

In search of the 8-bits – Hong Kong Phooey, Happy Valley

Hong Kong Phooey … number 1 super guy. Here now, gone 5 hours later! Yep. True story! Upon hearing an 8-bit street art of Hong Kong Phooey was adorning a quiet back street in Happy Valley, I made plans to pop over that way to see my childhood cartoon hero in all his 8-bit tiled … Continue reading

Helper … and Family
Attitudes / Children / Emotions / Expat Life / family / Helpers / Hong Kong / In the news / Lifestyle / Living in Hong Kong

Helper … and Family

There has been a lot of news recently on the plight of helpers in Hong Kong. It is full of doom and gloom and highlights the truly gruesome side of life for some domestic helpers working here. Maid, 28, falls to her death from 27th floor flat while cleaning windows Helper in critical condition after … Continue reading