What’s in the Hawker’s Bazaar? – Sham Shui Po
Art and Craft / Culture / Hong Kong / Lifestyle / Shopping

What’s in the Hawker’s Bazaar? – Sham Shui Po

On an inconspicuous corner opposite the Sham Shui Po Police Station sits a rather unusual sight, even for this poorer part of Hong Kong. At first glance it looks like a shanty village. Covered in tarpaulins and striped canvas there is very little to indicate what is inside or whether one SHOULD even venture inside. … Continue reading


A need for speed / Children / Christmas / family / Fun / kid of the 80's / Mitchell / Movies / Shopping / Transformers / TV shows


Dear Hasbro, As a mum of a son and a daughter who were both blessed with an abundance of Transformers paraphanelia (including toys, Kreo, music, clothes, books … and did I mention TOYS) at Christmas thanks to Santa and ourselves indulging our sprogs with the purchase of a large number of products from your Transformers … Continue reading

Bethany / DC Comics / Shopping / Singapore / Superman / travel / Uncategorized

This shop in Singapore is totally SUPER!

Whilst in Singapore recently I came across this shop in Suntec Plaza. It has Superman merchandise galore, Batman, Supergirl… even Green Lantern. Shoes, Shirts, bags, belt buckles, etc… all a girls Superhero wardrobe needs. Bethany flipped out when I came back from Singapore with this for her from the aforementioned store: As soon as it … Continue reading

Bethany / China / Friends / Fun / Lisamaree / Shenzen / Shopping / travel

Stealer, Steal Her, We Cross the Border

Unlike my beloved Australia (where my fave band provided inspiration for this blog title), Hong Kong is in close proximity to other countries. Unlike Australia and New Zealand, you don’t even need to jump on a plane or boat to cross the border into other countries. Even more novel (for those of us from Down … Continue reading