Addicted: DragonVale (Free from iTunes)

Oh no – I’m again addicted to simulation games! The latest culprit is DragonVale, which is downloadable for FREE in iTunes. I am currently using it via my iPad, and of course, the graphics are terrific! ***Apologies but WordPress can’t seem to attach my photos as well*** The concept is really simple: you are owner […]

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End of Week 1: My First Class at LBS

Yesterday, we just finished our first course at LBS. It’s called Capital Markets and Financing, which is a psuedo-core course of their program for those interested to take a career in finance. As it’s a pre-requisite for other finance subjects, we took it as a block week, meaning, it only took us five days to […]

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Enjoying London: Picadilly Circle

This may have been the smartest suggestion of the week: as we homesick pups are starting to miss our Asian fare, we’ve decided to head over to London’s Chinatown for some “authentic” (cough, cough) Chinese food. Chinatown or Soho is a mere 5 minute walk from Picadilly Circus. From what Karen told me, it’s around […]

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My best friend’s crash and burn

My best friend said that her new romance had crashed and burned. It was only a month or two since it began. She is a senior resident at a hospital. The guy is a junior resident with a complicated past. And baggage. She had just broke up with a man early this year a week […]

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Week 1 in London: Food

Dear dad, mom and Jr.,   London is about self-resilience. In Hong Kong or Taiwan, if you’re hungry, you can always go downstairs and grab something to eat.   But not in Hong Kong.   From my house at St. John’s Wood, I have t cover myself heavily in jackets and make the way to […]

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Surviving London – Day 1: A day of walking

I’ve never realized just how good it is to live in Hong Kong! Not to be a whiner (even though I am), but London is definitely: Chillier, and rainy-er than Hong Kong – it rained lightly at my arrival Less convenient transportation-wise: everything is walkable, but takes around 4x the time from Hong Kong! To […]

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Finally Leaving Hong Kong

My Emirates flight is delayed to 1:20 am (original time: 12:35 am) and I am here at the HKIA typing in front of a super crappy outdated internet kiosk. At least it’s free. However, this all signals the end of my Hong Kong run for now. After 1.5 years of working, 1 year of studying, […]

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