Posted in June 2012

Favorites

Favorites

Recently someone here asked me what my favorite thing about Hong Kong was. The first thing that came to mind at that moment was the beautiful variety of tropical trees and flowers. Being from Oregon I’m used to amazing spring blooms…the tulips, daffodils, azaleas, rhododendrons, hyacinth and more. Then in the summertime at home I … Continue reading

HK handbag essentials

HK handbag essentials

I was talking with a friend here the other day laughing at all the things we now carry in our handbags that we never did in the states. It seems that even your bag goes through a cross cultural experience and has to change in some ways. 🙂 Along with the baby things that I … Continue reading

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

For the past few years I have taken a picture on the front steps of our home with my boys on Mother’s Day…a sort of gift to myself. This year I was a bit sad because we don’t have any front steps or a door that leads to outside being that we are living in … Continue reading

My Mom’s Visit

My Mom’s Visit

Since finding out that I was pregnant my mom and I had talked about her coming to visit Hong Kong when the baby was born. My mom had planned on coming but had been sick with bronchitis and pneumonia in February and March. Because of that she hadn’t bought a ticket as early as she … Continue reading