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Blogmas Day 13- A gift for someone you don’t know well

Today I was very grateful to receive a lovely gift from a colleague. She is a lovely, cheerful lady who gifted me a beautiful Cath Kidston shopping bag. I want to get her a return gift, however don’t know her extremely well. In the end I did a bit of googling but could only find…… Continue reading Blogmas Day 13- A gift for someone you don’t know well

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Halloween party and pot luck

This year I had a nice chilled out Halloween party at home. Friends bought food for sharing so it ended up being pot luck style. We watched corpse bride and the Adams family and played Uno. It was a very hygge evening and a well earned respite from our busy city lives. Let me know…… Continue reading Halloween party and pot luck

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Frugal, thrifted and free Halloween 2018

This year I am planning a Halloween gathering ahead of time as nothing memorable happened last year. I think we just watched some movies. However this year is different! I have planned ahead due to being overwhelmed with the beautiful Halloween decor in Japan ( see my post on “popular”). I bought a few token…… Continue reading Frugal, thrifted and free Halloween 2018

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Cheesecake factory Hong Kong

Today hubby and I visited the Cheesecake Factory in Harbour city, Tsim Shall Tsui. I am so full and had to roll back home. If you enjoy big portions, this is the place for you! We ordered the Mac n Cheese balls, Sliders and a Veggie burger with Fries. We shared it and it was…… Continue reading Cheesecake factory Hong Kong

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Reality of Living Abroad.

I have written a few posts about living abroad. The thing is, the reality is very different to the fantasy. This week was Father’s Day which got me thinking. If you are very close to your family, as I am, it may be extremely difficult to move away. To be honest there have been times…… Continue reading Reality of Living Abroad.