asia · festival · health · hong kong · mind and body · spiritual · yoga

IRIS ESCAPE Weekend. Wellness, Yoga, Relaxation.

So this past weekend I joined the hundreds of instagrammable women in Hong Kong and attended the IRIS Escape weekend held in Nursery Park, West Kowloon. Feeling intimidated amongst the tanned, size 8 hotties, I tried my best to keep up during the classes we took. My friend had told me about it, she is… Continue reading IRIS ESCAPE Weekend. Wellness, Yoga, Relaxation.

friendships · hong kong · mind and body · relationships

My goals for the future. Ask, Believe, Receive.

In my favourite movie, Cherry Darling says “That’s the problem with goals, they become the thing you talk about instead of the things you do“. Since I read The Secret I am trying to be more positive in order to take more control of my life and goals. I have lots of goals for lots of… Continue reading My goals for the future. Ask, Believe, Receive.

culture · friendships · mind and body · relationships · spiritual

Watching Handmaid’s tale and Law of Attraction.

This week hubby and I got addicted to The Handmaid’s tale on Netflix. I read the book first, but just discovered the series online. When I say that I am a feminist, I do not think that women should be treated better than men, or that I hate men. I think we need to have… Continue reading Watching Handmaid’s tale and Law of Attraction.

household · lagom · minimalism

Lagom. Not too little, not too much.

I recently heard the word Lagom floating around Instagram. I decided to explore. I found that it means “not too little, not too much”. Roughly translated from Swedish. It is the idea of living within your means. As someone who suffers with anxiety, I have rituals about spending and saving money, which gives me reassurance.… Continue reading Lagom. Not too little, not too much.

asia · celebrate · culture · friendships · hong kong · mind and body · relationships

Fancy Dinner and “I would like to be like that”.

To celebrate an anniversary, hubby took me to the Glasshouse restaurant on the roof of the IFC. Recently I have been feeling down about being different to my colleagues and acquaintances. I could write a whole post on this, and although there are some people who have been unkind to me and tried to push… Continue reading Fancy Dinner and “I would like to be like that”.

asia · friendships · hong kong · relationships · travel

How to maintain friendships.

As you reach your thirties, your friendships begin to change and evolve, as well as what you want from your friendships. When I was at university, all I needed was someone to go out and drink with. When things got rough, I am fortunate to have had two very good friends to help me through… Continue reading How to maintain friendships.