A Day Out In Myra Canyon, Kelowna

Myra Canyon

Every year, when my family and I travel to Canada, we spend a few days in Kelowna visiting my husband’s mom. On this recent trip, smoke from nearby forest fires was blowing into Kelowna, making air quality quite bad. But we lucked out on our last full day and the skies cleared and we were able to get out and do some hiking! Looking online for “things to do in […]

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Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites

Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites

Are you looking for another great summer recipe? Then you have to check this one out! This dish is all about cucumbers, which I prefer eating over “drier” raw vegetables like carrots or broccoli. They are light, have a satisfying crunch, and are also refreshing to eat. These Cold Spicy Cucumber Bites have all those qualities with the bonus of being being salty, sweet, and spicy, too! This recipe was […]

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Cold Brewed Tea

Cold Brewed Tea

It’s the middle of summer! Are you looking for cold refreshing drink ideas?? Unless you’re British, hot tea isn’t going to cut it when it’s hot outside. (I don’t know any of my British friends who skip their daily cups of hot tea, even in summer!) I’m in the mood for something iced, and Cold Brewed Tea is the perfect drink! It’s easy, refreshing, and tastes great! All you need […]

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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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Strawberry Cloud Crepe Cake

Strawberry Cloud Crepe Cake

Berries are one of my favorite fruits. I think one reason I love them is because of the beautiful colors. Deep red ripe strawberries, in particular, always attract my attention, and they are usually a tell-tale sign that summer is finally upon us! So when I visited the grocery store recently and saw some beautiful, sweet-smelling strawberries, I thought, what can I do with them besides just eating them fresh […]

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