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A New Year, A New Chapter

It’s 2018 and we have a few changes planned for this little corner of the Internet. Over the years, we’ve adjusted our style as life has changed and this year is no different. Now that we’re settled...

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2017 Year In Review

Oh man, I love a good end-of-year post. I’ve been inhaling them all week, as we usher in a new year. As in 2016, 2017 brought a whole host of changes to both of our lives, and in years like this, I can’t help...

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2017 Highlights: The Best Meals of the Year

It shouldn’t be too big of a surprise that we ate well this year. Frankly, we eat pretty well every year. Compared to previous years, we didn’t have as many once-in-a-lifetime meals, or extensive (and...

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What’s On the McDonald’s Menu in China?

We not frequent fast-food diners, but during our six months in China, we have visited more than ever. That probably has to do with the proximity (around the corner) and the availability of post-dinner ice cream cones...

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2017 Highlights: World Travel

It’s that time of year again, when the Internet spews forth a barrage of lists – Top 10 and Worst 5 and Best Of and Don’t Miss. For those of us who write online, it’s a nice break from the norm,...

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After 6 Months as a Shenzhen Expat

We have reached the 6-month mark of our Shenzhen expat life. At this time last year, we were in the US with our families for the holidays, still completely unsure where in the world we were going to live. The...