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Insert Tea to Begin (A Post Holiday Cure)

Happy New Year!! Christmas and New Years has just passed us, feeling a bit cold & empty? a bit depressed & overweight? a bit too tired & settling? Yes, everyone needs some rejuvenation to get all that out of the system for a real kick-start of the year. How about some tea instead of coffee? “Insert Tea to Begin” Now, go get it – “IT’S YOUR YEAR!” – The Moroccan Mint Tea Strong Brewed Green Tea Natural Mint Leaves Honey ~ Good for- Treats nausea & indigestion, headache relief, prevents mental fatigue, skincare, prevents tooth decay & weight loss! Simply brew some green tea and add honey, then place the mint leaves in a cup ...
Categories: 飲食

Ralph’s @ Paris

We are all very excited about the new Ralph Lauren Flagship store in Hong Kong, Like all Ralph Lauren global flagships in New York, Paris, Milan, London… The Maison is unquestionably magnificent, elegant and extraordinary. Each flagship store has it’s own distinctive touch inspired by the culture, history and architecture of the place and as a touch of tradition meets modernization. It also created a refined & unique Ralph Lauren lifestyle for us:- Hong Kong has a bar, New York has Ralph’s Coffee, London has it’s English gentlemen’s club, Paris has the Ralph’s Restaurant in the heart of the store, beautifully situated at th...
Categories: 飲食

Nutella! Nutella! Nutella! @ Selfridges UK

Always love to stroll food halls in Europe, you can always find things that can surprise you. At this time of the year, everyone is getting ready for Christmas there (still a bit early for HK-ers) Christmas decorations, dazzling lights, food & wine, gifts all ready at London’s department stores, and yes, even the food hall. One of the exclusive Christmas gifts at Selfridges Food Hall, A rather wintery Christmas flavour if you think about it, Hazelnut, Chocolatey, & Yummy, Nutella! Not just any Nutella, but your personalised Nutella with your own name on it. A great Christmas gift idea right? Who doesn’t like to personalisation?...
Categories: 飲食

The Unforgettable Birthday Experience @ UK

On Oct 1, 12pm, an ordinary Wednesday, we hopped on a London taxi from the Rosewood Hotel to an extraordinary experience – A birthday surprise. An exclusive, and one-of-a-kind birthday party at the Primrose Bakery for two. “I eat cake because it’s somebody’s birthday somewhere” – Whose? My Birthday, and Where? London! This was a place I always wanted to visit.  I have come across this from actually just buying a copy of the “Primrose Bakery Celebrations” book in Page One, and it has been on my mind ever since. Arriving to this place with dazzling, fairy-tale like birthday decorations – yellow, mint green and pink colour...
Categories: Food

The Art of Coffee – “Coffsicles”

Coffee is a work of art, a creation of life, you start the day with it, you break the day with it, you end the day with it, And we all can’t live without it. Spend the summer with the uniquely pleasurable coffee creation –  Coffsicles!! “The Art of Nespresso” Step 1 – Pour 2 creams into each popsicle mold, let it freeze until solid Step 2 – Make 6 big cups of Nespresso using your favourite capsule, add milk & sugar as you like, then let it cool in the refrigerator. (My favourite would be the Kazaar capsule with exceptional intensity, rich in roasted notes, with powerful bitterness but a creamy texture) Step 3 – Pour the c...