Disclaimer: sexism isn't right. Whether it's sexism towards women or men. There is no competition. There are no comparisons. Sexism is one monster we all must tackle. It isn't a case of, "women bitch and moan about XYZ they endure, but what about when men deal with ABC?" Fair enough, because it's all valid. Women… Continue reading 30 statements that would be/are sexist towards men
There are many parts to the endeavour towards gender equality and this is just one of them. There are also many more global issues worth our time and compassion, and, again, this is just one of them. • • • • … Continue reading Understanding and acknowledging women are harassed in public is not enough
Hong Kong is a tricky city when it comes to hand creams; for me anyways. I like my hands moisturised, but because it's such a humid environment with our tropical climate, my hands can feel grimey pretty quickly. So I'm constantly on the search for a hand moisturiser that hydrates without feeling greasy or icky.… Continue reading Review: Zeniswell Cosfoodic Olive Silky Hand Cream
(The skin I would have if I had Photoshop in real life.) They told me it’d blow over. It wouldn’t be forever, and that when I’m older, it’d just be a memory of a rather irritating period of my life. Well, now I’m older, and it’s not over. You ready? Here are two words anyone… Continue reading Battling Blemishes
I wanted to keep a pair of flats (cute black ones from Pring I got in Bangkok!) at work for when I might want to change out of my heels but still need to look nice. As well as a pair of thongs (not those thongs) for when it unexpectedly rains. But I didn't want… Continue reading Fun Office Hack!
The kitties went to the vet today for their half-yearly checkup. I was really happy to see they've both gained weight, and even their wonderful vet said, "they're logic-defying cats!" And then the blood test results came through. At their last visit in March, Simba's blood test showed his creatinine levels were at 340, and… Continue reading Distribution of Worry
In July 2013, Buzzfeed did a listicle called "31 Signs You’re A Third Culture Kid", which includes very true and valid points on what it's like being a TCK. Yeah, my accent is inconsistent, "where are you from?" is a question with no easy (or at least just simple) answer, and the diversity of my… Continue reading The Downside of TCK-dom