ADITL #7: Doing Laundry in Hong Kong

Doing Laundry In Hong Kong

(Note: This post was originally published in September 2012 for my Four Days In Hong Kong blog. While the subject matter is still relevant 5 years later, I have revamped the post and updated the photos and content for A Day In the Life.) Moving to a new place like Hong Kong from California involves adapting to many new things. It’s a different place with a very different culture, different […]

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ADITL #6: Hong Kong Friendships

Hong Kong Friendships

Since moving to Hong Kong five years ago, I have made some good friends, some of whom have left Hong Kong to return home. It is not goodbye, but rather, as we like to say, “see you later”, in hopes that our paths will cross again in the future. Living in Hong Kong offers a very unique experience in terms of friendships. Many people who move here are on temporary […]

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ADITL #5: Four Days In Hong Kong – Part 4

Four Days In Hong Kong

Four Days Have Passed and We’re Still Here! Original post August 28th, 2012 We got the keys to our town house the day after we arrived in HK and we have since been working feverishly to get things done in order to get settled as quickly as possible before the boys start school.  That has meant sleeping on the floor for a few nights until our furniture arrives, and trying to […]

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ADITL #4: Life Lessons From Dad

Life Lessons From Dad

We have a bag full of dinner-time questions that we pull from every evening. We started this mealtime tradition in August 2016, after we had returned from our annual summer trip to Canada and the US. The boys really enjoy it and they are always the ones to prompt us for a question from the bag. The questions range from easy “would-you-rather” questions (Would you rather walk on your hands […]

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ADITL #3: Four Days In Hong Kong – Part 3

Four Days In Hong Kong

I started a blog – Four Days In Hong Kong – back in 2012. The blog documented our major life transition from California to Hong Kong. I am now sharing posts from Four Days In Hong so you can read along with our journey. Here is the 3nd post from the blog. Please note that when I originally wrote this post, I was, let’s say, a bit clueless. I titled it “Ni […]

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