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Hong Kong Halloween 2017

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

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Amazing day at House of Vans!

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!

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Mooncake festival traditions and etiquette.

Mooncake festival (or Mid Autumn Festival) is fast approaching so I wanted to learn more about the history and traditions surrounding mooncakes. We recently received a lovely box of mooncakes from our good friends, so I thought it was fitting to make a blog post about mooncakes! I certainly never heard of mooncakes or even… Continue reading Mooncake festival traditions and etiquette.

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How to host a MacMillan coffee morning.

This weekend I held the Macmillan coffee morning at my home in Hong Kong. I don’t think people in Hong Kong know much about it. Basically the Macmillan coffee morning is used to raise money and awareness for Macmillan cancer research. I signed up for the party kit and it arrived a few days before… Continue reading How to host a MacMillan coffee morning.