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Thann Afternoon Tea Review

This weekend I went to the Royal Park Hotel in Mong Kok for afternoon tea. Yes, it really was the week of afternoon tea! For a two person set, the price was 508 HKD . I shared it with three friends which was quite reasonable. Included in the tea set are Thann products, which you…… Continue reading Thann Afternoon Tea Review

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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 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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Intentional Gift Guide for Him

Last week I wrote an Intentional gift guide for Her. This week, as it’s my hubby’s birthday, I am writing one for “him”. Now my hubby is an extremely picky person who doesn’t really ask for much. However I’m still trying to pick up some practical items for him to celebrate his birthday. When I…… Continue reading Intentional Gift Guide for Him

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Intentional Christmas Gift Guide for Her

Hello everyone! I was recently binge watching Christmas videos by a Youtuber Gemma Louise Miles who has a fantastic rose blush Christmas tree! Check out here videos here. Anyway, she has a serious of Christmas Gift Guides for various high street shops in the UK. Essentially, she gives really good stocking filler gift ideas, for…… Continue reading Intentional Christmas Gift Guide for Her

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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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Fighting the urge to shop!

I read a really good quote somewhere that said if you want to buy something you should spend the day rearranging a room. Actually I think I saw it on Instagram (credit to the savvy Sagittarius). So that’s just what I did as my YouTube has been inundated with”Fall decorate with me” videos and “Halloween…… Continue reading Fighting the urge to shop!