I came to Hong Kong in 2016. At the time, C was the deputy head of our department. She, along with the head of the department, were the first people I met at the school through a Skype interview. Not long after I came here, she because my main boss. […]
As with most of our Wednesdays, we took our after school hike from Ma On Shan over the mountain into Sai Kung. It’s always such an amazing time with these women even though it’s something we do over and over. It’s a great way to clear the mind and to […]
It. was a few days before we were going to be leaving for the US. I was invited out by a few work friends to go to Trio Beach. I took the sampan from Pak Sha Wan Pier. From where I live, it’s sort of a pain in the bum […]
Once we were sure no one else was going to get sick and tested negative, I went to see M. We only went to her house for dinner and went for a hike. It had been such a long time since M and I had been able to see each […]
The mountains The people. The cows. The payoff at the end: Mulled wine.
Same Hike from Ma On Shan to Sai Kung. Same awesome people. And me. I love this hike. We are going to try to do it once a week. Hopefully, we do.
Bub and I were invited on a junk trip. We’ve been a few of these before. The first one ever with the kids was a few years ago. Both Bub and Monster ended up sick. Since then, Bub has successfully attended another junk, but he’s not big on the swimming […]
This isn’t a new hike to me or probably this blog. There is this hike that goes from Ma On Shan to Sai Kung. It’s an easy hike really. I think the worst part of this time was coming down the mountain down the stairs. That was painful the next […]
My friend, C whom I work with was house/cat sitting in Sai Kung and invited me to a vegan BBQ on the rooftop of the village house. I’m not vegan, but I’m not opposed to it. We were all meant to bring something, so I baked vegan scones. I honestly […]
I ended up making a lot (A LOT) of macarons on Saturday with M in mind. It must have been subconscious because, of course, Sunday was Valentine’s Day. M and […]