Today I’m feeling sick with a cold, so I’m cuddling up in bed with hot tea and Vlogmas. So far I have enjoyed watching Decorating, Buying and Minimalism videos (I’ve gone full circle!). So if you’re in Christmas mood but can’t brave the cold, snuggle up and put some of the following videos on your… Continue reading Ultimate Vlogmas Playlist 2017.
Sometimes we can shine with freedom from worry. Other times we have to make ourselves less shiny and dim our sparkle to protect ourselves from others. We try to protect others feelings and insecurities but inevitably hide our true self. Sometimes I feel like I’ve changed and lost some of my magic and sparkle living… Continue reading Hiding your sparkle.
Yes everyone is talking about Christmas 2017. Just look anywhere on Twitter, Youtube or Instagram. However, as part of my journey to simplify my life, I am trying not to go out, hurrying to buy Christmas gifts. I’m really going to consider who I should buy for (in reality about ten people), what suits them,… Continue reading Intentional & Budget Friendly Gift Giving
Hong Kong has a big overtime culture. However, I am very fortunate that usually I am home by 7.30pm. This is very rare. Yesterday hubby came home at 1am. I know we work in different industries, however, I do think that is a bit much. Is it uncommon? Or is it reasonable? What is your… Continue reading What’s your work cut off point?
Today I am tidying up after mother in law’s visit. Hubby took a trip to the UK last week and that left a wake of washing and gifts. Also my friend will visit in two weeks so the spare room needed tidying up. As a fairly minimal person I don’t really buy a lot of… Continue reading Cleaning up after guests and preparing for more!
So I didn’t post much the last two weeks as I had my mother in law staying and things went by in a crazy blur. Between working, family things and taking care of her I had no time for blogging. As she was staying with us we had a lot more family dinners than normal… Continue reading Busy week update.
I really loved Halloween growing up. It’s becoming more celebrated in Hong Kong. Usually party-goers will head to Lan Kwai Fong for fancy dress and drinks over the weekend. This weekend (28th) there will be the usual annual street party, as well as events at clubs and bars such as Armani Prive. I’ve seen some… Continue reading Hong Kong Halloween 2017