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

Trick shots: mind-bending fun at the Hong Kong Trick Eye Museum!

Trickeye Museum Hong Kong

When I initially told Family T-T that we were off up The Peak last weekend to check out the Trick Eye Museum, everyone’s first reaction was “Err… what’s a Trick Eye Museum?”. Fair question, folks, and one I couldn’t really … Continue reading

COMPETITION CLOSED! FOUR Henry and Brothers Travel Blankets up for grabs!

Accidental Tai-Tai Henry and Brothers

THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO ENTERED FOR SHARING YOUR FAB TRAVEL STORIES! Travelling with kids this summer? Want to pack less stuff? Of course you do! So when founder of Henry and Brothers (and busy mum-of-three) … Continue reading

Legoland Malaysia Hotel and Water Park review: Everything is Awesome Part four!

Our Lego obsession continues unabated! Click to read Part One (Where to buy Lego in Hong Kong), Part Two (Legoland Malaysia Theme Park review) and Part Three (Lego robotics class at Safari Kid)… Told you it was an obsession. Master T-T and I, … Continue reading

Kidzania Bangkok Review: Keeping up with the Kidzanians

Kidzania Bangkok Review

As it’s been a few weeks since we visited Bangkok, I thought I’d take a look back at my Facebook timeline on the day of our trip to Kidzania to see if I could jog my memory a little. Here’s what I wrote … Continue reading

Strike a pose: awesome reader discount and upgrade on family photography at Venture Studios

Venture Studios HK Review

Having now been at this parenting game for nearly five years, I can confirm that my transition into one of those annoying aunties that I remember from my own childhood is nearly complete. You know the ones – perhaps not … Continue reading

Breastfeeding in Hong Kong – six make-your-life-easier buys

Nursing gear in HK

Top image courtesy of nursingbra-shop.co.uk As mum to two strapping (read: constantly hungry) boys, I have breastfed in some pretty unusual places: on a stool – and to quite the audience – in the centre of Ikea Shanghai, high in the … Continue reading

Eat, drink and explore Tai O with kids: The definitive family guide!

Accidental Tai-Tai Tai O With Kids

As with seemingly anywhere in Asia that has canals, the internet optimistically proclaims the sleepy Lantau village of Tai O to be the “Venice of the Orient”. Hmm. So, while I don’t want to overstate Tai O’s charms, it does … Continue reading

Everything is Awesome (part three!): Lego Robotics at Safari Kid!

Accidental Tai-Tai Safari Kid

As mum to a completely Lego-obsessed four year old, (see here for where we shop for our bricks, and here for details of our trip to Legoland Malaysia!), I was pretty excited when we were recently invited to come along … Continue reading