KidsFest Hong Kong ticket giveaway: It’s time to meet the Monstersaurus!

Monstersaurus ticket giveaway

COMPETITION CLOSED! Congratulations to Clare Benson, who wins four tickets to Monstersaurus! Yes, it’s that time of the year again… KidsFest! Bringing the best of children’s theatre to Hong Kong, this annual event is always a highlight in our calendar, … Continue reading


The Accidental Tai-Tai’s Guide To New Year’s Resolutions

Accidental Tai-Tai New Year 2018

Happy New Year, lovely subscribers, and I hope that the festive season delivered all that you could hope for! My letter to Santa included sleep, gin and noise-cancelling headphones… so I suppose one out of three ain’t bad (served with … Continue reading


Feeling peckish? Win tickets to The Tiger Who Came To Tea!

Tiger Who came to tea competition

COMPETITION CLOSED! Thanks to everyone who entered! This stripy tiger’s tale, adapted from the original book by Judith Kerr, is all about friendship, the joy of sharing, and (in my humble opinion) a rather impolite dinner guest! You can catch up … Continue reading


Hong Kong Wetland Park review: kid-friendly fun in the northern New Territories

Hong Kong Wetland Park Boardwalk

A few weeks ago (what can I say? I’m tardy), we finally ventured up to Hong Kong Wetland Park in Tin Shui Wai. I say “finally”, as this particular day out has been on my to-do list for, oooh, about four … Continue reading


Competition time: win tickets to Dr Bunhead’s Blast-Off!

Accidental Tai-Tai competition theatre

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED! CONGRATULATIONS TO LUCKY WINNER NICOLE, AND THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED!  So who doesn’t love a freebie? And this one is a good ‘un – the lovely folks over at ABA Productions have four tickets … Continue reading


Sponsored: Tell your friends! US$100 Genuineblox credit PLUS HK$500 Giftwell gift card up for grabs!

Genuineblog HK competition

*Ahem* Mothers of Hong Kong: this is a public service announcement. If you’ve yet to hear about online kids’ clothing and accessories store Genuineblox, I have a rather exciting incentive for you to check them out this month. Offering three distinct baby … Continue reading


On Your Bike! A family day out in Tung Chung

Cycle TC top image

… Yes, I said Tung Chung. Now granted, this somewhat unlovely outpost of Lantau Island may not be at the very top of your list for a family day out, but humour me for a while as I explain why … Continue reading


Christmas Competition now closed! Win a winter camp class package at Baumhaus!


Please note that this competition is now closed: congratulations to lucky winner Rosa Cho and thanks to everyone who entered!  The winter holidays are nearly upon us and, aside from trying to find the precise variety of Hatchimal for Santa and … Continue reading


Win awesome kids swimwear from Noon Shadow, plus reader discount code!

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED! Thanks to everyone who took part and congratulations to lucky winner Charlie, who’ll be bagging US$80-worth of a swimmers for her totally on-trend toddler!  Got a Christmas sun holiday coming up? Then step right this … Continue reading


Sponsored: Win an Ambi Climate AC monitor, the smart way to keep your cool this summer!

Accidental Tai-Tai Ambi Climate giveaway

  Please note that this competition is now closed – congrats to lucky winner Sonia!    Now, I don’t know about you, but during the summertime, we’re more often than not to be found engaged in the annual battle of wills … Continue reading