Monthly Archives: January 2011

Mabel’s Organic Farm

I think our attempt to get a CSA going with Mabel’s organic farm may have been a bit premature. I’ve now stopped receiving a $100 basket each week, and just go along to buy whatever she’s got available, which might … Continue reading

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You’d Better Start Swimmin’

                  “…or you’ll sink like a stone, for the times they are a’ changin’ ”   Bob Dylan The World Meteorological Organisation has just confirmed that 2010 was the equal hottest year on record, tying with 2005. This is in agreement … Continue reading

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The Tofu King

Last Friday’s film show about Mr Mok, the local ‘tofu guy’, was a splendid evening, far exceeding my expectations. Mr Mok – Mok Kau Moon – was gracious enough to turn up with his wife and some family and friends, … Continue reading

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Road to Nowhere?

As another New Year gets under way, I find myself wondering yet again whether it’s worth continuing with Transition South Lantau. We’ve actually been going for about four years now, but have we achieved anything? And who is ‘we’? It … Continue reading

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