HK CARE PACKAGE

My uncle returned from a trip to HK and as standard we can always expect some kind of Hong Kong related foodie care package to return with him. My dad’s side of the family always…

FOOD, SHOPPING & GREAT COMPANY

So I don’t really do instagram posts anymore but the majority of these are instagram/iphone pictures (find me @diamondcanopy) and I thought I’d try and present them in a slightly different way. On Thursday, I…

WINNIE COOKS

I’ve been quite spontaneous with my posts this week and it’s definitely something that I am hoping to keep up! It’s a great excuse to use my camera a little more often but also goes…

TOPOKKI FOR LUNCH

Catching up with friends over food is my favourite thing to do so when my friend Claire came to visit me, I decided to take her to one of my favourite haunts in Birmingham. Topokki…

CNY 2013

It’s been a really lovely day. Chinese New Year feels a lot like Christmas and here are some pictures which illustrate our festive weekend! We are super traditional in our house so this picture heavy…

Chinese New Year and A Boy Named Sue

CNY preparations have begun in my house from spring cleaning to the minature mandarin tree which looks cute but also serve a double meaning at this time of year. Oranges symbolise prosperity and this week…

Goodies from HK

A few days ago my family received a belated Xmas from our family in HK and I thought I’d share them as I received some weird and wonderful things. First up were these Pretz/Pocky goodies!…

My Festive Food

Gingerbread sweater – Joy, Necklace – Topshop The past few days have been non-stop eating for most of us so here are a whole bunch of food photos taken mostly via my iPhone. For my…

Fine Dining and Big Bang

In my last post I mentioned about my awesome trip to London and boy, did it live it to expectations. It was my cousin’s birthday and we all went to Apsleys, a very fancy Italian…