Posted in February 2012

Things I love about Hong Kong.

It occurred to me today that alot of my posts come from dark places where cynicism grows. I don’t mean it to sound that way, but it can be difficult when your living abroad. I am going to make an effort to post things that I love about this place more often. In an attempt … Continue reading

How’s your backhand?

Gotta love the Chinese and their remarkable ability to cut you down to size, with a huge smile and mouth full of butter. On arrival at work this morning I was greeted with my first (of many) back handed compliments for the day. To preface this, I must tell you that I currently have a … Continue reading

Never gets old.

J always tells this story about how when we were (much) younger and living in Portugal, and one night I began to cook spag bol. He usually breaks into a fit of laughter at this stage and struggles to tell the next part of the story, at which point I usually try to interject and … Continue reading