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There's no Mango in Mangosteen

If we were having coffee we’d be looking at the gift of mangosteens from my hubby’s tennis friend. It’s an old, familiar Chinese tradition, to bring gifts of fruit when visiting. 624 more words


О еде...

А давайте поговорим о насущном каждый день. О еде!

А ты кушаешь в китайских кафе, ресторанах или вообще китайскую кухню?

А может ты самостоятельно готовишь?

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Popped at 38 weeks/ post-natal stuff


After 38 weeks of incubation, I finally popped at 38 weeks (about 2 weeks back). Giving birth the second time round feels a little different. 337 more words


Family Traditions: Lunar New Year

The past week has been very fun and busy because it was Lunar New Years! I have not been the most traditional or superstitious person but I take this time of the year very seriously. 329 more words


ENGAGED: Day 170, Saturday February 15 2014

I’m engaged, I’m engaged, we’re engaged!

We got an engagement gift from the school, it’s a bag of nuts: two dried dates, two chestnuts, two dragons eyes. 32 more words


Monkey Business

I finished my Chinese New Year Checklist just in the nick of time!  I spent all of Saturday purging and cleaning and boy did it feel good.   878 more words


Now open on Kingsway: Dinesty Dumpling House

With three locations in Richmond and one in Vancouver, Dinesty Dumpling House has opened its 5th location in Burnaby, on Kingsway across from Metropolis at Metrotown. 429 more words