Category Archives: Family

Home Sweet Home

After missing Christmas in London last year, it’s great to be back home to enjoy time with the family once again. As usual, I’m binging on all the food that’s hard to find back in Shanghai after being deprived for … Continue reading

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Farewell 2012

Here we are, the final day of 2012 and time for a quick review of this amazing year. Undoubtedly one of the highlights took place in February when my mother and brother went to Buckingham Palace with my father to … Continue reading

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WoAi’s First Event

It’s over a year since I applied for tickets for the London games and Wednesday was finally the time for the first event, table tennis at ExCel. I went along with Mrs WoAi senior, I believe her first Olympics (my … Continue reading

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We Are Family

It’s not just the Olympics I’m here for. I really miss hanging out with family so it’s so great to catch up with my niece and nephew pictured here waiting patiently for uncle WoAi to do some clothes shopping at … Continue reading

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Long To Reign Over Us

While in China today we mark a rather sombre anniversary of which we must not speak, back in Britain, the whole country is celebrating a rather more happy occasion. Can you believe it’s 60 years since her majesty became queen. … Continue reading

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2 Weeks In Shanghai, Part 2

I mentioned this in passing in part one, but VUE Bar at Hyatt On The Bund is a contender in my opinion, for most breathtaking view of Shanghai as you look out at Pudong on your left and Puxi on … Continue reading

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2 Weeks In Shanghai, Part 1

So you may have heard my brother was here for two weeks with his friend Ben. It was a vacation for them, but for me it was two weeks of playing host and tour guide by night, and working at … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day At The Palace

No I’m not talking about the palace nightclub in Somerset! Loyal readers may recall from my last post of 2011 that my father was awarded an MBE by Her Majesty the Queen on New Years Eve for services to the … Continue reading

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Goodbye 2011, It’s Been An Honour

It’s been such an eventful year in so many ways. Here are some of the highs and lows as we say farewell to 2011. Steve Jobs stepped down as CEO of Apple in January before sadly passing away later in … Continue reading

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Cait-urday

Apologies for the long silence. I’ve been in London since Sunday spending time stuffing my face with all the food I can’t get in Shanghai (it’s a long list), hanging out with my family and doing the customary shopping for … Continue reading

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