A Story About the Time I Paid for a Stranger’s Costco Purchase & The Ensuing IOU

When we lived in Vancouver I didn’t have a Costco card, but once in a while we wanted something from there. Back in spring 2014 I popped in to the Port Coquitlam location with my sister to take advantage of her membership and purchase some ribs. Of course the lineups were huge, and we waited … More A Story About the Time I Paid for a Stranger’s Costco Purchase & The Ensuing IOU

Bon Jovi in Macau & The Grossest Thing we Have Experienced in Asia So Far

In around June we saw a poster advertising a Bon Jovi concert in Macau at the end of September. We held the date in the back of our minds with the intention of going, but didn’t want to book to early in advance in case a travel or work conflict arose. In the end it … More Bon Jovi in Macau & The Grossest Thing we Have Experienced in Asia So Far

Adventures with Scoopy & Wow: Our Weekend in Phuket

A couple months ago the Hong Kong government established a special one-off holiday to mark the 70th anniversary day of the victory of the Chinese people’s war of resistance against Japanese aggression….hmmmm. While it didn’t sound like we would be ‘celebrating’ a particularly joyous event, we did appreciate an extra day off. The holiday fell … More Adventures with Scoopy & Wow: Our Weekend in Phuket