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Saturday brunch buffet.

Today we went back to the Kerry Hotel on Hong Kong for the brunch buffet. We arrived before 12 and found it a little crowded and noisy. However the food and views were sublime. The prices have increased a little to when the hotel initially opened. However for the quality of food, paying around 400… Continue reading Saturday brunch buffet.

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A free day out in Hong Kong.

As my phone has broken I am without connection to the world, and also saving up to buy a new one. However, the problem is, I have so much time off, having taken leave for a family visit. So what should I do? If you find yourself without a phone or cash here are some… Continue reading A free day out in Hong Kong.

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The Grand Taiwanese Buffet.

Yesterday, Hubby and I were invited to his Mum’s-cousin’s-house for dinner. We arrived at six, to a grand feast laid on the table and ten hungry Taiwanese relatives waiting to be fed. We sat down to eat, and every time we finished a dish, a new one appeared. It was such a marvel. Grateful, to… Continue reading The Grand Taiwanese Buffet.

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Sunday Hygge: Baking Apples

Today is a reset day for me and what better way to reset than by baking a delicious snack! I’m adapting a recipe from Sophie Dahl’s cookbook “Miss Dahl’s Voluptuous Delights”. The recipe calls for apples, raisins butter, brown sugar and cinnamon. I’m adapting mine, using apples (naturally) cinnamon, lemon juice and sugar. First core… Continue reading Sunday Hygge: Baking Apples

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Advice from Oracle and new goals.

This week I was able to meet up with most of my pals who were back home for the holidays. My favourite conversation was with two of my friends in a small tea shop in Colchester. One of the friends also lives in Asia, and visits us occasionally. She was the one who really encouraged… Continue reading Advice from Oracle and new goals.