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Category Archives: myHK

myHK: We Made It!!

It’s time to break out the champagne!  Our blog is officially 1 year old! And what a year it has been!  Our blog has adapted so much over the year, … Continue reading

November 12, 2014 · 6 Comments

myHK: I’m Going to do Something Crazy!

I’m writing this blog quickly now before last night’s alcohol leaves my system, causing me to change my mind…   Last night was a blast! I went to Drum Jam … Continue reading

October 29, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: How about a little rant…

Did anyone watch the Hong Kong vs Argentina football match at Hong Kong Stadium last night? Many were shown a powerful display by some of the best footballing talents in … Continue reading

October 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK: I have a confession to make…

Photo by Sean Creamer   I have a confession to make… I’m addicted to reality T.V. It all started for me back in the days of Real World and I … Continue reading

October 1, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: When I Think of Hong Kong…

  When I think of Hong Kong, I think of opportunity. When I think of opportunity, I think of challenges. When I think of challenges, I think of money. When … Continue reading

September 24, 2014 · 4 Comments

myHK: Just Happy in Hong Kong

This past weekend marked the start of another year of football for the Hong Kong Dragons Football Team, with our annual camping trip.  It wasn’t tent camping, as we all … Continue reading

September 17, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: Mr.J Goes Full Buddha!

  So the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is done! As you may have seen in my last blog, I did take part in it, continuing the wave by passing it … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK:This Summer was Awesome!

This summer was just awesome! I got to spend some one on one time with my daughter back in beautiful British Columbia. Three weeks to be exact! Which felt like … Continue reading

September 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK: Mr.J Dumps Ice on his Head!

This past weekend I accepted my nomination to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.     I kind of figured that the nomination would eventually catch up with me.  It … Continue reading

August 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

myHK: Feelings Smeelings!

Good day everyone, As many of you know, I’m a primary school teacher here in Hong Kong at a local public school.  I’ve actually been at my current school for … Continue reading

July 16, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly! HONG KONG EDITION!

Alrighty folks! Let’s play!!  Let’s hear your best examples of the good, the bad and the ugly in Hong Kong! Here are mine! The Good For this nomination, I had … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: Woke Up Feeling Guilty…

  Morning folks! Yes, as the title says, I woke up this morning feeling quite guilty… Not because I’m exhausted from watching both full football matches last night, (with both … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · 2 Comments

myHK: Marry a Prince and his Magic Lips

Yo Walt Disney!  STOP pushing marriage on my toddler!!   As a father of a precious little girl, I do have fears when it comes to my daughter growing up … Continue reading

June 25, 2014 · 5 Comments

myHK: MTR People Gone Wild!

  The MTR in Hong Kong is full of characters!  A people watchers paradise!  Here are a few of my favorites! Manipedis “Clip! Clip!  Clip!”  Ahhh, the lovely sound of … Continue reading

June 17, 2014 · 11 Comments

myHK: Singapore VS Hong Kong !!

    Hong Kong vs Singapore!!   Which is the better place to be an expat? On multiple occasions during my time here in Hong Kong, conversations comparing Hong Kong … Continue reading

June 11, 2014 · 7 Comments

myHK: Mr.J Puts Oil IN HIS MOUTH !!

Howdy folks! Today I want to chat to you about a new habit of mine. I take a tablespoon of oil … AND I PUT IT INTO MY MOUTH!!!  Then … Continue reading

June 4, 2014 · 4 Comments

myHK: Rule Thumpers in Hong Kong

Rule thumpers are all around us Hong Kong! The other day, I was trying to put together an event for our Down Syndrome football team here in Hong Kong, and … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 4 Comments

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