Archive for August, 2007

Monday, August 13th, 2007

Gooday Mate!

Greetings from Down Under… yup, the we are in Australia. Sydney, to be precise. This was a completely last minute trip, as James was asked by his company to work on a project in Sydney for 2 weeks. My initial thought was, “great, I hope Sam and I can get tickets on […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

DVDs

So, our most common activity in Shanghai is watching DVDs - we’ve seen about 30 or so by now.  Crazy, I know… but it’s actually some good quality husband and wife time.  DVDs in China are pretty much everywhere.  For the shadier DVDs (DVD5), you can get them for 5-7rmbs each.  For the ‘good’ quality […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

Haiku by Hatsune

We hadn’t had Japanese food yet so I was on the hunt for a good restaurant as we were having dinner w/our new neighbors from downstairs.  They’re renting the apartment identical to ours (almost) on the 8th floor that we had seen.  They’re having some significant problems with the management company so we were comparing […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

Nepali Kitchen

Located on Julu Rd (near Fumin Rd).  This was a recommendation from James’ Mandarin teacher.  I was a bit worried because we had dinner there the same day we had Indian for lunch.  The foods have similar tastes, but actually were quite different.  This restaurant is located on at least 3 different floors and I […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

Masala

Delicious!  We finally found a really yummy restaurant on our street.  I have no clue of the address as it is just across the street (on Dagu Rd.).  Masala was a very pleasant surprise.  It’s an Indian restaurant which I’ve seen very few of around here.  We went for lunch and they had 2 set […]

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Wednesday, August 1st, 2007

I’m so behind…

I know, it’s been a while since my last posts and I’m starting to dwindle.  But I guess it’s a good thing because it means I’m busier these days - and boy am I.
First, let me give an update on shopping… I told myself I didn’t want to become one of the SAHM who only […]

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