How post-divorce families can get along

How post-divorce families can get along

I have been divorced for four years and now plan to marry my girlfriend of two years. But my daughter, 16, might move to Hong Kong. Her mother in Britain has threatened several times to send her to live with me. My daughter is going through this Gothic phase, but she is doing OK in school and we are still very close.

Tuesday, 9 April, 2013, 9:31am

One-day girlfriend of my best friend's boyfriend

Demonstrators walk under a giant rainbow flag and chant slogans during a gay pride parade in Hong Kong on November 10, 2012. Photo: EPA

One day a few years ago, I received a call from my best friend Ping. He told me he had a long-term boyfriend, Lin, and they needed my help. 

6 Mar 2013 - 10:45am

Insight: when mothers are jealous of helpers

Mothers can get jealous of the bond between their children and the domestic helper. Photo: Oliver Tsang

Recently, a young mother shared with me her struggles to control her envy of the close relationship her foreign domestic helper has with her one-year-old son.

24 Feb 2013 - 4:56pm