2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Going to Disneyland

“Here you leave today and enter the world of yesterday, tomorrow, and fantasy.”  ― Walt Disney When my sister was in her first job, she made me promise to take my studies seriously. In return, she promised to bring me to Hong Kong Disneyland because she enjoyed it when she first when there. I think sheContinue reading “2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Going to Disneyland”

2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple

“Your own positive future begins in this moment. All you have is right now. Every goal is possible from here.”  ― Lao Tzu After my visit in February 2018, I promised myself that when I visit Hong Kong again, I will try my best to visit places I have not been to in the past. ThisContinue reading “2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple”

2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Harbour Hotel Mong Kok

Hong Kong is not cheap. I did not realize it much until I was trying to find a hotel for Jana and me to stay in. In all of my previous travels to Hong Kong, I never had to worry about accommodations. My sister took care of that part. I mostly stayed with her inContinue reading “2019 Trip to Hong Kong: Harbour Hotel Mong Kok”

2019 Trip to Hong Kong: WiFi Rental and Bus Ride

So you’re finally in Hong Kong. The internet connection from the airport’s WiFi service is superb! You already have your Octopus card loaded and may have had taken your first meal at the airport. You suddenly realize that you need an internet connection when you leave so you can use apps on your phone likeContinue reading “2019 Trip to Hong Kong: WiFi Rental and Bus Ride”

2019 Trip to Hong Kong: The Flight

“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan Finally! March of 2019 came. This trip to Hong Kong with my awesome friend, Jana, was almost a year in the making. I booked the trip way back in November of last year and made sure to file my leaves aheadContinue reading “2019 Trip to Hong Kong: The Flight”

Just Baked: Chocolate Swirl Buns

“When you select the right kind of chocolate it is like giving your insides a hug. Everyone needs a chocolate hug.” — Jean Kelsey  After two weeks of feeling ill during the second half of February, I felt the need to make some bread. I wanted the therapy I get from working with dough and neededContinue reading “Just Baked: Chocolate Swirl Buns”

Lola Remedios vs. Tolak Angin – Battle of the Herbal Supplements

“I believe that for every illness or ailment known to man, that God has a plant out here that will heal it. We just need to keep discovering the properties for natural healing.” ― Vannoy Gentles Fite, Essential Oils for Healing: Over 400 All-Natural Recipes for Everyday Ailments I cannot believe I am writing aboutContinue reading “Lola Remedios vs. Tolak Angin – Battle of the Herbal Supplements”