Code Monkey Island – For Future Coders and Fun Seekers Alike

December 29, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Apps/Toys 0 comments tags: board games, edutainment, Kickstarter, rainy day activity
Learn to think like a programmer while playing a board game? Family game nights will never be the same again.
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MSG-Free Noodle Soup at Foxtail & Broomcorn

December 26, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Food 0 comments tags: Food, hong kong, Sheung Wan
To take a page from Joey Tribbiani: Soup, good. Noodles, good. Asian spices and flavors, goooood!
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Hong Kong – Then and Now

December 22, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Sightseeing, Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: old Hong Kong, video
Step back in time and see what made Hong Kong one of Britain's "most important Crown colonies."
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Mrs. Pound – A Speakeasy The Kids Can Get Into

December 17, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Food 1 comments tags: dining, Food, hong kong, Sheung Wan, street food
Entice your kids to try some Southeast Asian comfort foods by adding a dash of intrigue at Mrs. Pound.
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Our three favorite foot massage spas in Central, Hong Kong

December 15, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Activities 0 comments tags: Food, spa
Foot massages that make you walk a little lighter and stand Ten Feet Tall-er.
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3Doodler – Not Just For Crafts

December 08, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: art, Kickstarter, review
There's a little bit of learning and a lot of fun to be had in 3Doodling your own souvenirs.
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Count Down to Christmas with Google’s Santa Tracker

December 03, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Apps/Toys, Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: apps, educational, games, Google Play
Play games, learn Christmas traditions and brush up on geography, courtesy of the Santa Tracker.
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Lumosity – Exercise For Your Brain

November 26, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Apps/Toys 0 comments tags: apps, educational, games, Google Play, ipad, iphone, review
Who else wants to improve their memory, attention, and problem solving in just 10 minutes a day?
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Hong Kong Egg Waffles

November 24, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Food 0 comments tags: hong kong, snacks, street food
Street food doesn't get any easier than this. Kids will love breaking off these golden puffs.
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Kids’ Cooking Class – Dim Sum and Beyond

November 19, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Activities, Food 0 comments tags: cooking class, dimsum, hong kong, Kowloon
It's time to roll up your sleeves and finally put your collective years of Playdoh practice to the test with this dimsum cooking class.
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Buttons and beads and ribbons! Oh my!

November 17, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Shops, Sightseeing 0 comments tags: Kowloon
Sham Shui Po's shopping streets of "how can they possibly stay in business?" stores.
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Kickstarter Alert: Urban Gridded Dogtags

November 12, 2014 by Mamie Chen in Sites/Blogs 0 comments tags: gift, Kickstarter
Tchotchkes begone! This Kickstarter project for wearable city maps would make great souvenirs.
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