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Music and Videos for the week of Feb 10-14

These are the music videos of the songs I played on my radio show last week. Hope you like them as much as I do. Block B Your Umbrella [Eng Sub + Romanization + Hangul] HD W&Whale 'Born to Rock'…
Jumping on the Korean Wave

The weather has been really cold lately in Vancouver and I am too lazy to venture out.  What better to do than to stay home all snuggled up next to the fireplace to watch a drama series or two.…
Happy Year of the Horse!

Gung Hay Fat Choy !  Wishing everyone a very Happy Healthy and Prosperous New Year !  It's the Year of the Horse and many Chinese (including those in Vancouver and the rest of Canada) will…
Oahu, Hawaii 2014

A great view of Diamond Head from Waikiki Beach. After spending a week in Kona on the Big Island I went to Waikiki in Oahu for a few days.  Waikiki is completely different compared to the Big I…
Aloha from the Big Island of Hawaii, 2014

After what seemed like the busiest holiday season for me,  I was happy to get away from it all and visit one of my favourite places in the world, Hawaii.  I have been there several times o…
Beauty 101 - Caring for winter skin

 This Christmas I received a bottle of Philosophy Sparkling Cranberry which I have been using for my bubble bath. With temperatures below zero and the heat in the house is cranked up high, I ne…
Home for the Holidays

For a lot of people who live away from home, the song "I'll be home for Christmas" will be on the minds of many travellers as we get closer to December 25th.  Vancouver is a great pla…
Author Jung Chang

When Jung Chang , best-sellling author of Wild Swans and Mao: The Unknown Story , visited Vancouver recently, I had the honour of meeting her and asked her about her new book, Empress Dowager CiXi: …
Miss Chinese (Vancouver) Pageant 2013

One of the biggest events taking place each year is the Miss Chinese (Vancouver) Pageant. Like previous years, it is held at the Vancouver Convention Centre and is broadcast live on television. &nbs…
The King and Anna and I

One of the fun things to do during Christmas is to catch a local play or two.  There are several holiday productions to choose from in the Lower Mainland.  As for me, I was very excited to…
Dear Santa - the perfect holiday comes wrapped in blue!

Dear Santa, I'm writing to tell you that I have been a good girl this year, really good!  I tried to be kind and not lose my temper or become grumpy with my friends and colleagues.  I don'…
Shopping with William Ho

Christmas is just around the corner. My shopping list is very long.  It seems to get longer each year!  I can just about manage shopping for girls. I feel that if I like it - they'll like …