Monthly Archives: February 2012

Street Food Review #2

“You could buy this for me as a whole lunch someday!” says Ahava with her hands holding a half eaten corn on the cob and a big smile on her face. The kids have been asking to try the corn … Continue reading

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CNY #5 (First picture is for you, Ming!)

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You Were Right!

“Big Bowls of Noodles!” is what several of you told me I would be eating if I moved to this part of China.  Well,  you were right! 🙂  These are photos of the first time I took the kids (by … Continue reading

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CNY #4

The kids had a lace lollipop candy thing 🙂 The lady making them would pour a string of a sugar mixture onto a (very cold due to the weather outside) stone board. She poured it quickly and very haphazardly looking, … Continue reading

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CNY #3

We got a phone call from some friends asking if we wanted to meet them at the Ice Sculpture Exhibit just down the street from where we are staying right now. We bought tickets and went in under a canopy … Continue reading

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CNY #2

Happy Chinese New Year! One after another of these are set up in the median of a main road. Breathtaking! Probably my favorite part of Chinese New Year here in Xining has been the colorful decorations all over the city, … Continue reading

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Gotta Love It!

Today’s picture on Bing when you sign in from China.  I kid you not, I wish I could get a print of this for one of the walls in my apartment.  Honestly, it’s just such a great picture!

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