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Sunday sharing in Hong Kong

This weekend is a long weekend and I’m taking it easy. I’ve hosted a Sunday sharing day with friends pot luck style. Typically I have over catered but will be eating the remaining food for lunch in the coming week. It was glorious to sit in the air con on such a hot day. We… Continue reading Sunday sharing in Hong Kong

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Invest in yourself.

I watched a good video yesterday that really struck me. It was a Collab between the financial diet channel on YouTube and Anna Akana. I really enjoy both of these channels, particularly Anna’s because she approaches topics like anxiety and depression which I struggle with. I also struggle with spending money, which is how I… Continue reading Invest in yourself.

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Afternoon tea, Say Cheese Hong Kong

Today we went for a delicious afternoon tea at Say Cheese! The set was 128HKD for two and included two drinks. It was served in a decorative bird cage and came with five different desserts, one for each person. There were brownies, movenpick ice cream, waffles, churros and creme brulee. These were all mini size… Continue reading Afternoon tea, Say Cheese Hong Kong

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Hong Kong Happy Hour – Operetta

Tonight, some girlfriends and I went to try the happy hour in Operetta, a fairly new restaurant in Pacific Place, Admiralty. The happy hour is from 5-8 pm so more suitable for after-work drinks. However the snack selection is much better at Bizou (see my previous post). There were a few more drinks on offer… Continue reading Hong Kong Happy Hour – Operetta

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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.