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Treasures of the forest

Since working at a husky lodge, my interest for creating things from wood have gotten bigger and bigger, and especially the desire to create a traditional drinking cup from a wooden burl. 506 more words


Day 11: Two weeks to go . . .

Well, like many of you, I suppose, I wish I could say that I’d spent the last two days finishing Christmas gifts. Wouldn’t that be nice? 532 more words


From ceramics to soaps, more Lantau Christmas gifts*

More Lantau creations to fill your Christmas stockings.

Straight from the kiln

If you’re looking for beautiful handmade gifts, local artist Fatima Morrissey has some stunning ceramics. 388 more words

Eating & Drinking

Day 7: Progress & Three Things on Thursday (a short post)

Well, my friends, I was up late this morning, but after I ate, I knited until supper, called my Auntie (the brightest spot in most of my days) and then knitted some more. 250 more words


Your Lantau Christmas Gift Guide*

If you’re dreaming of a Lantau Christmas, here’s a guide to locally-created products to fill your stockings.

Lantau designs

Lantau Ren has a selection of playful, beautifully-made products that resonate for Lantau residents. 419 more words

Eating & Drinking

Day 5: 500th Post Giveaway!

Hello, my friends! I realized yesterday that today would be my 500th post. (I began this late on the 5th but it won’t be posted until early on the 6th. 351 more words


Shimenawa (しめ縄)/ Shimekazari(しめ飾り - An ornament for new year

It is already December and this blunt big city has also been lit up with the beautiful Christmas lights. I like this Christmas season after all because of the lights. 1,122 more words