Easter Long Weekend – Day 297 ~ 300 – March 28 – 31, 2013

It’s been a very relaxing (read lazy) Easter long weekend here in Hong Kong.
It started with team drinks on Thursday night and is still ongoing till we return to work on Tuesday morning.

And on these few quiet days, I am thankful for…

1. An extremely fun night out with colleagues and friends.

2. Enjoying movies at home with my two big babies.

3. Finally catching up with my friend Kitty after a long three months.

4. Happy weekend dinner at our favourite Japanese restaurant.

5. Catching up on much needed sleep.

6. A few good finds to add to my more colorful summer wardrobe.

7. Photographs – memories.

8. Tenderly sweet moments.

9. Warm embraces.

10. Lingering thoughts.


Day 295 ~ 296 – March 26 ~ 27, 2013

Tuesday is Tango night and I am often too tired afterwards to write.
Wednesday already, and here is my combined list for these two days.

I am thankful for…

1. Having productive days at work.

2. Having a job that I am good at doing and being useful to the world.

3. Meeting smart like minded people who do things to change the world.

4. Having Pepper the Puppy at work to ease stress and make everyone smile.

5. Enjoying a great catch up with great people.

6. Realizing that some things and some people are toxic.

7. Knowing that Nadia and Bradley are very helpful at work and that they add value to what we do.

8. Coming home to an excited puppy dog who is so happy to have me home.

9. Getting a peppermint plant and a small pot to grow it in.

10. Realizing that I am strong enough.


Day 294 – March 25, 2013

Wow, what a great start to the week!

It’s Monday and I am thankful for…

1. Arriving early for my workshop so that I have time to think and be prepared.

2. Enjoying the help and support of two really nice people that I got to work with today.

3. Completing a workshop with more than 60 people and end on a high!

4. Finishing the day with a glass of red wine and a really helpful discussion.

5. Coming home to a very happy little puppy.

6. Speaking to my niece and my mother on the phone.

7. Having my dinner cooked for me.

8. Analyzing dreams.

9. Playing with my dog who is a tiny bundle of personality.

10. Knowing that I will have a really busy, productive but exciting week ahead of the Easter break.

My view today – from the 42nd floor of Langham Hotel in Mongkok, Kowloon, Hong Kong.


Day 291 ~ 293 – March 22 ~ 24, 2013

It’s been a long weekend for me, in a good way.

Over this weekend, I am thankful for…

1. Having a day off to recharge.

2. Finding Nadia’s lost wallet! There are KIND people in this world!

3. Getting to the Hong Kong Rugby 7’s and having a great time.

4. Attending a Grand Milonga and dancing to my heart’s delight.

5. Relaxing at home with my puppy and giving her a haircut and a bath.

6. Seeing my daughter enjoy herself over this weekend.

7. Helping out a friend with her new business venture.

8. Seeing my niece’s happy photos of her at an amusement park.

9. Churning out creative ideas for my TED doodle.

10. Making plans to make a difference.


Day 290 – March 21, 2013

It felt like the weekend for me because I have this Friday off!

On this beautiful Thursday Kam thankful for…

1. Yet another super productive day at work.

2. Being the listener to someone who somehow opened her heart to me.

3. Team lunch!

4. Introductions and connections!

5. Fun events that I get to go to on behalf of work.

6. Meeting interesting people.

7. Realizing that life has really treated me well.

8. Macaroons in Cointreau flavour.

9. A glass of wine at the end of the day.

10. Going to bed knowing I don’t have to get up early the next day.


Day 289 – March 20, 2013

Vernal Eqinox – a simple day but filled with things to be grateful for.

I am thankful for…

1. Having a great vet near my home.

2. Finishing out that I need to feed Pepper more and more often!

3. Celebrating the birthdays of two lovely colleagues.

4. Enjoying a very nice lunch and chat with my friend Jimmy – serendipity!

5. Being very productive at work – with Pepper around all day!

6. Knowing that my colleagues enjoy having Pepper around as well.

7. Being asked to do doodles for the TED week – LOGO!

8. Home cooked dinner by one of the big babies.

9. Enjoying a quiet glass of wine at home.

10. Knowing that happiness is a choice.