Category Archives: Food

Chengdu… Home of the Pandas and all things SPICY

This weekend Elle and I ventured over to the Sichuan province to the west of us to the city of Chengdu. Chengdu is the fifth most populated city in China with 13 million people. Chengdu is located in the Southwest … Continue reading

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Service Person and a Funeral

I am writing tonight to tell you about a couple of funny/odd China¬†experiences I have had this week. Both of these instances have involved me somewhat blending into Chinese society… until I open my mouth. Being half-Chinese has always made … Continue reading

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Eatly

Elle and I just returned from our wonderful Thanksgiving with my family in Italy. I am fairly slap happy at this point… my bed feels incredible after an hour train ride, four hour plane ride, another ten hour plane ride, … Continue reading

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Iphone Pics

Here are a few pictures I have been collecting on my phone while we have been in China. I realize that I have snapped a few pictures of Chinese people and this is extremely hypocritical because I hate when Chinese … Continue reading

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Eat Brain…check!

Mmm, tastes like brain! My wonderful (WONDERFUL) co-teacher Erin and her husband Ricky invited Allyson and I to have hotpot with all of our colleagues from work. Such a great group of people. They are all best friend and I … Continue reading

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Shanghai National Day

As for posting, I think I am going to leave the writing to Elle for a bit because currently I am losing my English. Formulating sentences longer than five words has become quite a challenge. Don’t even get me started … Continue reading

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Our first official trip to Nanjing!

Don’t worry friends, Allyson and I are alive! Sorry we have been absent this weekend. We took a trip to Nanjing to visit our good friend Elie. Great, great fun! Well, we couldn’t leave Ma’anshan without fixing our Thursday’s “China … Continue reading

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