I love Instagram. It was Instagram that brought Francois and I together. After months of liking and commenting each other’s pictures, one night while I was out having a drink with a friend (in a city with 7.8 million people…), Francois walks up to me and… Read More
The term “better late than never” has never proven to be more true than last weekend, when I gathered up a few long-time friends for a dim sum brunch at Duddell’s. I remember when Duddell’s first opened, it was all Hongkongers talked about. I had been… Read More
Hey there! I’ve noticed a lot of new followers lately, so welcome! I’m glad you’re here. I started blogging in 2012, to document my journey of living abroad. Despite occasional attempts to focus on specific subject matters over the years, I always come back to… Read More
Three years ago today…
Where were you last Christmas?
This blog never ceases to amaze me. [Updated May 2015] I started this blog back in June 2012. I thought it would be a great way to stay in touch with my family and friends back home. I didn’t know a single thing about blogging.… Read More
Happy New Year My Friends!
Today is BIG. Today is my 3 year anniversary of living in Hong Kong! I’m quite proud of that declaration, because while it may have only taken a few seconds to type, it took 1,095 days to live. By now (if you’re a long time… Read More
I’ve not done this before. This post has nothing to do with Hong Kong, just me. An author, poet, scholar, activist, actress, singer… Dr. Maya Angelou, my inspiration and mentor, died today.
Last weekend Hong Kongers celebrated Easter, as they always do, with a four-day public holiday! With no trips planned, I was really looking forward to a long weekend at home… doing absolutely nothing (Hanging out on the sofa, walking the pups, laundry, Spring clean the… Read More