Where to buy kids’ swimwear online in Hong Kong

Accidental Tai-Tai Swimwear for kids

So as my post about North Point’s secret swimwear shop has just shot back up the “most read” charts on the blog, I can only conclude that summer is well and truly here! While I’m happy to schlepp all over … Continue reading

Holy Crêpe! La Crêperie’s new restaurant opens in Causeway Bay

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(I know, but it was that or “Galette me entertain you”, so it really could’ve been worse.) Along with my good friend and fellow slave to the salted caramel Miss J, I am a big fan of La Crêperie – … Continue reading

The ultimate guide to beating the crowds at Ocean Park!

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Whether – like me – you’re a Disney-phobe or just fancy a day out with the smalls that involves cute aquatic creatures and fluffy mammals without having to get on a plane to Borneo, then Ocean Park is the place … Continue reading

Postnatal pampering: Restoring Mums Jamu massage and abdominal binding review

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All images courtesy of Restoring Mums Ask a brand new mum how she’s doing, and you’ll most likely get the stock response, “Fine! Just a little bit tired”, accompanied by the sort of winsome smile that Princess Diana pretty much … Continue reading

Bread Street Kitchen with kids review: family-friendly food (with a few F-words)

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Well hello there! Please excuse the radio silence these last few weeks as I’ve been busy remembering how to operate a small baby without breaking it – or myself – in the process. On the plus side, this has resulted in a … Continue reading

Burger Circus swings into Hong Kong with kid-friendly eats and super-sweet treats

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Now, given that our last foodie review was also a burger joint (The Diner on Arbuthnot Rd to be precise – review right here!), I’d hate for you to get the wrong impression about our diet, and Young Master T-T’s … Continue reading

Short and Sweet Singapore: A long weekend in the Lion City with kids!

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I recently put together this piece on tackling Singapore in three days with a little one in tow for Playtimes Magazine. This was based on our own experience of a long weekend trip in the autumn (when we were also lucky enough … Continue reading

Visiting Hong Kong with the family? What to see and do in the Big Bauhina with kids!

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As a parenting blogger, writer and editor who has produced a fair few words (!) over the years on family activities in Hong Kong for various publications, I’d like to think that I know a thing or two about planning an … Continue reading

FunZone Island East review: jump around in North Point!

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Having recently received the heads up about a new branch of soft play centre Funzone opening in North Point, I was very keen to go and take a look, especially when I realised that the launch would coincide with Young Master … Continue reading

Where to buy baby essentials in Hong Kong: a new and used top five!

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So you’re having a baby — congratulations! Well, in amongst the less lovely aspects of pregnancy (nausea, tiredness, stretch marks and ALWAYS FEELING TOO DAMN HOT) are a couple of positives. One being the amazing shopportunities that a new addition to … Continue reading