Christmas in Hong Kong: Absolutely CRAZY!

Christmas Eve at Pacific Place Mall, Hong Kong  In most parts of the west, Christmas is quiet.  Stores are closed and people are spending time with their family.  Not so in Hong Kong.  Though Christmas is celebrated commercially (kids see Santa, homes often have trees and of course, malls and streets are decorated), the Christian […]

Celebrity Baby Names: the Good, the Bad, the Ugly

 Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner announced their new daughter’s name earlier this week as Seraphina Rose Elizabeth. Personally, I think it’s a mouthful and Seraphina doesn’t go all that well with Affleck (and is much fancier than Violet, the name of Afflecks’ older daughter).  However, this little girl’s name is definitely much better than many other […]