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Tag Archives: Christmas

impactHK: Event 8 Announcement!

Hey everyone!  It’s been too long!! I hope you all are having a great Christmas holidays. Last week, we helped hand out nearly 1000 presents to underprivileged children in Kowloon. … Continue reading

December 27, 2014 · 3 Comments

streetSNAP: People of Hong Kong Pt.4

The streets of Hong Kong make a wonderful backdrop for portraits of people. I especially like it at about 3pm, when it’s a bit overcast and the light is just … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · 1 Comment

NewChinaHand: In Stitches…..

Addicted to the Internet? Trapped in a bad habit? Can’t escape the steely grasp of Sichuan hot pot (see previous post)? A young man at Hebei University of Science and … Continue reading

December 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Griffin it! My Picks of 2013.

Ah! Too much music, not enough time! All-too-often people we hear  lament that “there’s no decent music these days”.  A crazy notion on many levels (no good music? What? Anywhere?), … Continue reading

December 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

myHK: Merry Christmas from The Guest Room!

From Mr.J and our family, we wish you all a Merry Christmas!! Hope you’re having a good one. Our house is now full of princesses, ballerinas and My Little Pony. … Continue reading

December 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Street snap: Merry Christmas!!

To all the people staying in Hong Kong for the festive season,  enjoy a merry winter solstice and a Happy New Year! The images below were taken with a camera … Continue reading

December 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

Griffin it: Great Gigs: #1 – Pharoah Sanders @ The Jazz Café, Camden Town, London (May, 5th, 2002)

We can all recall particular moments in life that, with hindsight, represent more than we could ever have thought they would at the time we experienced them. Only with accumulated … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

EnHK: Christmas TREE Mobile!

We are counting down the days to Christmas in my house. When I saw this idea, I just had to give it a try. It’s so easy if you have … Continue reading

December 16, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Source: It’s TREE time!

I get very excited every year and now my daughter has joined me in this anticipated excitement of decorating the Christmas tree. I thought I would play it safe this … Continue reading

December 12, 2013 · Leave a comment

EnHK: Advent Tree

Living in Hong Kong, we are lucky to have amazing views of the surrounding mountains and Harbour right from home. This year I decided to take advantage of the view … Continue reading

December 2, 2013 · 2 Comments

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