Monthly Archives: July 2005

fun shopping

I’m excited, I’m off to the tailor to get a dress made! At least that’s the plan. My Chinese friend Amy and I are heading down to Erqi square where they sell loads of different fabrics and they have tailors … Continue reading

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BEERFEST!

Last night was the opening night of the Dalian international beer festival. It was so much fun! We went down around 6 and the crowds were really just starting to form. It took place in XingHai park, the biggest park … Continue reading

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Another rant!

Oh yay, another lame-ass comment on my blog. I’m actually being serious, I kind of like getting the rude comments, it gives me an excuse to vent. This one comes from an anonymous (of course) source called "Chinese" and was … Continue reading

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let me sleep again

  I had a dream last night. So vivid. So real. So overflowing with emotion. It’s been haunting me all day. I can still feel the warmth of the tears on my cheeks, the relief washing over me. Those soft, whispered … Continue reading

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dirty pics (but not the good kind)

Okay, everyone thinks I’m obsessed with food (and I am, but that’s beside the point) so today I shall post something that is most definitely NOT for eating. I’ve mentioned that it’s quite dirty here. In fact, I have taken … Continue reading

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pic of the day

I got so caught up in my biking adventure, that I forgot to post a picture. So here’s today’s choice. I call it WhaddalottaWatermelons. Why? Because I’m a dork.  

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biker chick extraordinaire

  My alarm went off at 7 this morning and, as usual, I turned it off for another 10 minutes of rest. I opened my eyes again, and to my horror it was 7:43. I had to be at work … Continue reading

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Fun plans and ugly bugs

I’m starting to get really excited for the end of the summer, and I’ve been trying to figure out my travel plans. Things finally seem to be coming together, at least a little bit. My sister and brother are going to … Continue reading

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I’m a puddle

A big drippy, slippy puddle. It is so hot here. I just checked the weather and at 5pm it’s still 34 degrees. Oh, not so bad, you say. But with the humidity it feels like 40. Really, it even says … Continue reading

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No Title – too disturbed

  Well, it’s nice to know I can still be shocked.   Today on my walk home I stumbled upon (although not literally, thank god) a very unpleasant sight. On the corner of a major intersection was a man, drunk … Continue reading

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