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Oosouji

I’ve read that in Japan at the end of the year, people take part in “oosouji” or “big cleaning”. Post Christmas and New Year is the perfect time to do so as we all acquire too much and there is a build up of chores after two weeks of relaxing. The Chinese have a similar…… Continue reading Oosouji

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Blogmas Day 23 – A surprise cake!

I’ve written before about my wedding and how we were so stressed about planning that we forgot to buy a wedding cake. Today, my family surprised me with a wedding cake (belated). It was really meaningful and lots of tears occurred. It had special silk flowers from my mother’s and grandmother’s wedding cake. I am…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 23 – A surprise cake!

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Blogmas Day 17 & 18 – Every day I’m travelling…

Apologies for the late upload for blog as day 17. I’ve been travelling for almost 24 hours trying to get home! I always romanticise London, however I noticed that people are just as ride on the London underground as in Hong Kong. Particularly if you have a suitcase! Hubby will be joining me next week…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 17 & 18 – Every day I’m travelling…