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.
Hubby’s family celebrated Thanksgiving this year and I was thinking of all the things that make me thankful. Friends, family and wonderful opportunities. I’m grateful for my life in Hong Kong and my hubby. What are you thankful for?
I just watched two inspiring videos. One by Dave Ramsey about the financial benefits of being married and one by a YouTube I just discovered called Mignon Cobra. I always enjoy listening to Dave’s videos because they reaffirm a lot of my life choices and beliefs. I’m trying to live frugally to ensure I can… Continue reading Don’t be afraid.
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
I recently discovered that the British Council are holding an “Alumni Awards”. The awards are for students who have studied in the UK, and have since gone on to work overseas. There are categories for social awareness, entrepreneurship and contributions to society. You can read about previous winners here. Previous winners of the award… Continue reading UK Alumni Awards.
Had an amazing day today at the Vans HK event “House of Vans” in Central Hong Kong! They provided skateboards for you to use in the make-shift skatepark. I haven’t skated in years but I did okay. I arrived early and was the first girl on the park! Later some more joined, although a lot… Continue reading Amazing day at House of Vans!
Here are some pictures from our mid autumn festival celebrations. We had a lovely walk in the park with our Gudetama Lantern!