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Mmmmmmmm, that sounds tasty

Tuesday, 4 Dec 2007 | Views [472] | Comments [3]

Translation can be a tricky game.   I am reminded every morning as I walk into the bathroom and see the “Mind act upon Mind” toilet paper wrapper in the trash can.   Who knew that toilet paper was capable of the old Jedi mind trick of mind control? ... Read more >

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Bill Murray Moment

Tuesday, 27 Nov 2007 | Views [347]

            I had a funny Lost in Translation moment the other day.   For those of you that haven’t seen that movie, it’s a good way to make two hours feel like five or a five hour flight feel like an eternity.   Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson ... Read more >

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Wednesday, 21 Nov 2007 | Views [777] | Comments [1]

This is a quick account of something that happened a few weeks ago. This was the email I sent to my family and I thought some of you might get a kick out of it.  I was thinking that with a little more free time on this side of the world it would be ... Read more >

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Before entering China…

Sunday, 18 Nov 2007 | Views [652] | Comments [1]

           For those of you that are contemplating a trip to China, here is some simple advice to help you to acclimate quickly.   This is the first(maybe last) installment of these easy to learn lessons. Lesson #1-Chopsticks   Learn ... Read more >

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Pictures Updated

Monday, 12 Nov 2007 | Views [366]

Finally, with the help of the Sanders family technical guru, we have uploaded pictures from our trip to Beijing on Picture Trails.  Here is the directlink if you want to take a look. http://www.picturetrail.com/thesanders Looking back, the decision ... Read more >

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New Picture Site

Friday, 12 Oct 2007 | Views [356] | Comments [1]

Instead of the using flicker we have decided to move photos over to Picture Trails.  Flicker did not show the uploaded pictures on our end and that led to countless frustration.  That being said, we are not completely up and running on Picture Trails ... Read more >

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Beijing #2

Saturday, 6 Oct 2007 | Views [583]

Donkey says- Lonely Planet=Doesn’t Exist on this Planet             For the last few days Dog and I have been navigating our way through China’s capital city.   We have seen the historical sites in and around Beijing, negotiated and bargained ... Read more >

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LOST due to Lonely Planet - By DOG

Saturday, 6 Oct 2007 | Views [346] | Comments [1]

It’s about 10:25 pm and Donkey and I are about to go to bed.   This night concludes our travels and adventures in Beijing, China.   We have spent the last four days seeing as many sites as we can cram into a day and eating as many McDonald’s ice cream ... Read more >

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September 25, 2007

Tuesday, 25 Sep 2007 | Views [741] | Comments [9]

                        Well, it has taken us a month in Shanghai to get acclimated, find secure footing with our new surroundings, new jobs and new marriage in order to get to the point where we will start an account of our experiences. Fortunately, ... Read more >

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