Monthly Archives: December 2012

A cup of christmas

On Sunday it was very cold and windy in Hong Kong, the wind was whistling around our 26th floor apartment. This wintery feeling put me in the mood for hot tea made in my Wedgwood teapot and drunk from a … Continue reading

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Yummy Cinnamon buns

What to do on a rainy, cool Saturday? Only one thing to cheer ALL of the family up is to bake. One of the christmas presents was an electrical food mixer with a bowl which made whipping up the dough … Continue reading

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Flower market outing

Today I bit the bullet and decided I would brave the crowds of Mong Kok and Prince Edward markets in Kowloon. I wanted to purchase flowers to make a festive feel and scene in our home. There is nothing more … Continue reading

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Festive Art

Today I spent a couple of hours making a small painting of a typical Christmas scene. I used masking fluid to mark out the berries and water colours for the rest of the picture. I think it turned out rather … Continue reading

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Sunday morning coffee

What a great warm sunny morning today in Hong Kong. We have gone to our local, Pacific Coffee shop for a big frothy cappuccino served in a festive coloured cup The view is one of the best, unfortunately all the … Continue reading

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Come fly with me

I took a one night trip to Qingdao in China, a place I have never visited before. It was seriously cold, -6 as it was too cold to sightsee we wandered around the immediate hotel area and opted to have … Continue reading

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Xmas snow

Ok, here I am in Klosters Switzerland…………. Ah, ok I am kidding. I am actually at the Landmark shopping mall in Hong Kong. I have seen many festive decorations in the Landmark over the years and this is just fantastic. … Continue reading

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