Posted in January 2012

Kung Hei Fat Choi!

This week has been filled with Chinese New Year’s (CNY) festivities. Many-a-cab driver has wished me wealth and prosperity as I have paid my fare; “Kung Hei Fat Choi” they shout out as i slam the door. Even my doorman seems to be less cranky than his usual uber cranky-self. The whole city seemed to be … Continue reading

A confession.

I have a confession to make…I have developed a bit of an obsession. All my life I have rolled my eyes at the screaming girls that congregate outside the houses of celebrities, and judgmentally thought less of those that idolized individuals because of their achievements or the level of fame that they had accomplished. In … Continue reading

Oopsie daisy!

My recent Bed Bath ‘n Table experience left me a little red faced. Thank goodness for the good humour of the delightful (and very VERY camp) salesman, it could have been a lot uglier. Me: Excuse me, can i get your opinion on this quilt cover? Camp Salesman: Sure sweetheart, how can i help you? … Continue reading

All Wet ‘n Wild

I am probably going offend someone here, so this is my ‘offensive matter disclaimer’: if you live in the Western suburbs it does not mean that you are necessarily a ‘Westie’. Before you you go getting your knickers in a twist, there are many other qualities that make one a ‘Westie’ and in most cases, … Continue reading