Schooldays… the happiest days of your life, so they say. (‘They’ also say that possession is nine-tenths of the law, which is clearly a pretty dubious legal position, and so I wouldn’t set much store in ‘their’ advice, tbh). Well, … Continue reading
Category Archives: Beauty
Magic Mirror review: Hong Kong’s coolest kids hair salon
I’m happy to say that Baby T-T seems to have inherited hair from my side of the gene pool, and I hope that this will be something he’ll be glad about in years to come, as Mr T-T tends – rather necessarily … Continue reading
Smart Mama Voucher Book: save money (and buy cocktails instead)…
… Ok, so I’m only half serious as fortunately, this rather cool voucher book has plenty of discounts on mum-friendly ‘activities’ (e.g. spas and booze), meaning no need to compromise the family funds for a good time to be had … Continue reading
Hollywood Hair salon: Get your colours on in Hong Kong!
As anyone who knows me well will tell you, I am a little bit (read: excessively) preoccupied with my hair. In fact, it’s a long-standing joke amongst my friends that no-one ever really knows what I’ll look like from one week to … Continue reading
J.Crew opens in Hong Kong… for some
US retailer J.Crew recently launched here in Hong Kong to great fanfare and the kind of Instagram publicity-bomb that only plying the ever-peckish media with free bao can generate. But it seems that the new additions to Central’s IFC Mall (ladies) and On Lan … Continue reading
The Accidental Tai-Tai’s toddler-assisted diet!
It’s fair to say that the old “nine months on, nine months off” adage doesn’t always apply when it comes to losing your baby weight. In fact, due to somehow giving birth to a child that NEVER SLEPT except when pushed … Continue reading
My junk trip wish list (try saying that quickly after a few cocktails!) in this month’s Expat Parent magazine!
What’s in your beach bag this summer? Here’s my wish list in this month’s launch issue of Expat Parent magazine! (I omitted the additional squished banana, Lightening McQueen toy and 5 packs of half-empty wipes for brevity).
Tattly temporary tattoos: ink your kids (without being arrested!)
Baby T-T and I recently experimented with a bit of body art, courtesy of Tattly, a US-based temporary tattoo company. But unlike the typical lame Spiderman-and-glittery-Barbie transfers, these indie artist-designed babies are super cool, with hipster approved designs for your young Yakuza (and … Continue reading
Mother’s Day manicures…
… UK Mother’s Day, that is! So many ways to celebrate the wonder of parenthood – I favour a sneaky manicure (without your child!). One of my recent faves was a spring-shade polish by new-to-HK French beauty brand, Caudalie. Specialising … Continue reading
IMI Discovery Bay Osteopathy and Cranial-Sacral Therapy Review
Check out my full review of IMI Discovery Bay’s Osteopathy and Cranial-Sacral Therapy over on Sassy Mama Hong Kong today. I will eventually be a pretzel once again… http://sassymamahk.com/osteopathy-cranial-sacral-therapy-imi-discovery-bay-mama/