Outlying islands in Hong Kong

I noticed that my posts about Hong Kong are generally negative so it’s time to post about some of the things that I like about this city. Top of the list is the outlying islands in Hong Kong, which are pretty laid back and good for day trips to escape the hustle and bustle of… Continue reading Outlying islands in Hong Kong

Social issues

The ridiculously overpopulated city that I live in

Let me apologise in advance for covering a bleak subject in today’s post, but I find the situation in Hong Kong so unique that I had to share it. This poster which was on display in the MTR (subway) stations recently caught my attention. I’ve never seen a government advocate one type of funeral versus… Continue reading The ridiculously overpopulated city that I live in


What if…..

What if I had studied in Australia instead of the UK? What if I pursued my dream to become a doctor? What if I went back to Malaysia right after university? What if I never met my husband? What if I hadn’t said yes when he proposed? What if I didn’t move to Hong Kong?… Continue reading What if…..


Promote and grow your blog here! – reblog

Hello all! Hope you had a great weekend! MakeItUltra, a great blog which I recently discovered is hosting a blog networking event. Please take the time to check out MakeItUltra and also the other blogs there, also to take the opportunity to join the fun! Here's the original post: Hi Everyone, We want to create… Continue reading Promote and grow your blog here! – reblog

Parenting, Social issues

My two year old is going for an interview today

My hubby is taking our daughter for an interview today. This is already the second time that she’s been interviewed, at the tender age of two. Now why would a two year old need to go for interviews? This is part of being in Hong Kong, which has a highly competitive education system with toddlers… Continue reading My two year old is going for an interview today