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Expats share their struggles with drinks and drugs

How do you know if you’re indulging too much? We speak to expats on their struggles with drinks and drugs. Recovered alcoholic mum from Alcoholics Anonymous I’m an expat mum and an alcoholic. From the outside, it...

Mirth moves to Wong Chuk Hang

  After seven years being located in an old stool factory from the 1960s, Mirth has relocated as their abode at Yip Kan Street is slated for demolishment to make way for a brand new...

Southside’s last-minute Christmas gift guide

Make sure the gifts are wrapped and ready before Santa arrives    FOR HIM   Men’s shorts (various prints available) US$49 per pair from Rock Atoll (free shipping to Hong Kong), rockatoll.com Double Happiness men’s silk tie $580 from Goods of...

Rethinking Hong Kong’s obsession with marathons

Mrs Backfire looks askance at Hong Kong’s ultra obsession Stress fractures, runner’s knee, shin splints, Achilles’ tendinitis, blisters, chafing, asthma, allergies, heatstroke – or maybe, hypothermia - concussion! Sounds like fun, doesn’t it? I forgot to...