Restaurants in Discovery Bay

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McSorley's
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Valentine's ideas

Love is in the air: Celebrating Valentine's Day with the whole family

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 February 2017
With easy-to-make solutions for cards, bouquets and treats, Kate Farr looks into celebrating Valentine’s Day with the whole family.
Discovery Bay Hong Kong

Balancing act: How can we portray the right message to our kids about health and fitness?

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 February 2017
Being fit and fabulous is one thing but, in pursuing health and happiness, we need to be sure we are sending the right messages to our kids. Trisha Hughes reports.

Beware what you wear: How the fabrics you choose can affect your health

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 January 2017
Without knowing it, parents are exposing their children to toxic chemicals in clothing that could have serious consequences for their health. Sam Agars reports.

Roostering with intent: Celebrating Chinese New Year with the kids

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 January 2017
Ready to usher in Chinese New Year, the Year of the Rooster, Kate Farr introduces some exciting ways to enjoy the celebration with kids.

Getting into golf: The DB kids set for future stardom

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 December 2016
Spending time on the green is a passion for many DBers and the top local players, following in their parents’ footsteps, are starting young. Sam Agars reports.

Simplify the silly season: Christmas made easy

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 December 2016
Kate Farr hacks the hassle out of choosing a tree, decking the halls and serving up a gourmet Christmas lunch.

The Real Thing: Are traditional bookstores under threat from e-books?

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 November 2016
In a world where books are just a click away, the digital onslaught of e-books and Amazon-style retailers has put bookstores in a difficult predicament. Is the bricks-and-mortar family bookstore on borrowed time? Trisha Hughes finds out.

How to de-stress the morning routine

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 November 2016
Do you battle five days out of seven to get your kids dressed, fed and ready for school? Kate Farr’s sneaky survival tips will help you transform those manic mornings.

Teen rebellion: Underage drinking and drug usage in DB

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 October 2016
Underage drinking and illegal drug use are rife in DB. In assessing the situation, Sam Agars considers the causes and provides some level-headed advice for parents.

How to throw the perfect party for your child - without the stress

in Family Matters by Kate Farr, 1 October 2016
Are you feeling pressured to provide the best children’s party ever? Kate Farr reveals how to cheat your way to the perfect, hassle-free birthday bash.

DB childhood cancer survivors share their stories

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 September 2016
DB residents Hannah Rose Meeson and Sandra Roe are survivors of childhood cancer. Hannah is eight years old and Sandra, 47. They share their stories with Trisha Hughes.

How DB schools are encouraging children in the arts

in Family Matters by Sam Agars, 1 August 2016
When schools cut back on budgets, the arts are usually the first to go. Fortunately, this is not happening here in DB as two upcoming student festivals go to show. Sam Agars reports.
Working mums in Discovery Bay

How do they do it?

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 July 2016
Some days as a working mum, you just want to put an ‘out of order’ sticker on your head and go back to bed. But then sanity returns because you have priorities and commitments. Trisha Hughes reports

Time to sign your kids up for summer camp in DB, Lantau and around Hong Kong

in Family Matters by arounddb
Read on to discover 20+ summer camps to keep your kids entertained all summer long.

Let's celebrate Helper Appreciation Month in Discovery Bay

in Family Matters by Katie Scott, 1 May 2016
To mark DB’s second Helper Appreciation Month, Katie Scott speaks to the educators in our midst about the role helpers play in framing the minds of our youngest residents.

Chartering unknown territory

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes, 1 March 2016
Sharing her first impressions on moving to DB, Trisha Hughes provides a useful guide for first-time expats and reminds us all how it felt to be the new girl in the plaza.

Trisha Hughes and Gillian Bickley on creative writing

in Family Matters by Trisha Hughes and Gillian Bickley, 1 February 2016
In the lead-up to the Around DB and Life on Lantau Young Writer’s Competition, DB authors Trisha Hughes and Gillian Bickley discuss the art of storytelling.

Alternative remedies

in Family Matters by Melissa Stevens, January 2016
To set your family up for a healthy and happy 2016, why not look outside the box? Melissa Stevens reports

Discovery Bay's activist kids

in Family Matters by Melissa Stevens, December 2015
Making a stand against injustice and having the commitment to find solutions are important lessons for children to learn. Melissa Stevens takes a look at the many ways DB kids are already making a difference.

Helping Hong Kong students make the right university choices

in Family Matters by Barbara Cooper, November 2015
In order to piece together the university application jigsaw puzzle and make the right choices, Year 13 students need to balance advice from parents and teachers with their own hopes and dreams. DB resident Barbara Cooper reports.