Tea with tall Paul and more Shanghai fun…

My mother's brother's wife's cousin's son lives in Shanghai.  Through a chance meeting with his Mom we connected on WeChat.  I was very excited to meet one of My relatives across the Pacific. In the recovery from jet leg though, and my brief vomiting episode from taking cold medicine that I am allergic to the… Continue reading  Tea with tall Paul and more Shanghai fun…

Hao De Xie Street

Five years ago I lived on Hao De Xie street in China.  After long weeks of teaching I loved entering the gate of my building, (after buying an ice cream bar at the corner store. So cheap and so good! My favourite is a strawberry ice cream bar covered with white chocolate) running up to… Continue reading Hao De Xie Street

VIP Art

A cousin took us to a museum.  I didn't take any pictures of the carpet but wow it was soft! All one piece with special wool, they had to install it before building the roof because it wouldn't fit through any door.   Anyway, I will take a break from many words in this post… Continue reading VIP Art