A few of my favorite things

A few of my favorite things

I’ve been asked about my favorite books. So here’s a list of my fiction authors and books that are close to my heart: Everything by Fredrik Backman, Vonnegut, Isabel Allende, Murakami, John Irving, Shel SilversteinLike Water for Chocolate, The Kite Runner,...
China’s medical check

China’s medical check

Hooray, we exited quarantine this week! Next, we needed to get through China’s mandatory medical check in order to secure our working visas and resident’s permits. Note: this has nothing to do with COVID. In fact, every time we’ve come to work in...
Life in Quarantine, Part II

Life in Quarantine, Part II

Is it weird that I’ve enjoyed life in quarantine? Hanging with my girl 24/7, juggling calls and reading books in our downtime. Watching movies, working out together and basking in togetherness. This may actually be my personal nirvana. Alas, it is now time to...
Life in Quarantine.

Life in Quarantine.

Curious about the lock down life? We were escorted to hotel quarantine directly from the airport by kind, efficient professionals completely outfitted in hazmat suits. We’ve found the local Chinese hotel to be quite comfortable, with a/c and even a tiny fridge...