Chinese food….. oh to go back

Back in 2013 I went to China.  There I lived and worked for 6 weeks…. and more importantly, ATE. Oh how I would go back just for the food. It should be re-inforced that as a vegetarian travelling isn’t always easy.  Samoa meant that basically I ate a lot of fresh fruit.  New Caledonia and…

My Obsession with Washi Tape

Last year when I found out I was heading to China, I knew I had to keep a journal, and I knew I had to make sure I remembered as much about the experience as possible. So I bought a Smash Book for journalling. I also bought washi tape, because, well, I needed tape to…

Back from China

Well, 6 weeks in China passed quickly in the end.  It was certainly the experience of a lifetime, and I spent a lot of time feeling either surrounded or lonely, or both.  But I learned a great deal about myself, about others, and generally what I have to be grateful for.  I had hoped to…

China: The Glory of Feasting

I have now been in Changchun, China for 4 days. And in this time we have done sooooo much eating. While naming the food is, well, impossible, it is delicious. And weird, like spicy, warm lettuce salad for breakfast! However, more shall follow. This post is mainly a test as I am not sure if…