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Clearing the Clutter

“I’m looking forward to living in a small space and not having so much stuff to worry about.” My husband Ryan said this to me the other night at dinner and I agreed. Saying goodbye to our stuff won’t be Read more…

By Becky, ago
China

Why China?

Last week, at lunch, a friend of mine asked a questioned in a way that no one else had, despite months of planning, saving, and talking about it. “Why China?”

By Becky, ago
China

Acrobatic Tea

I really hope we get to see something like this in China. I mean, who knew pouring tea could be so athletic?! (Thanks to @mightyleaf for pointing this out on Twitter.)

By Becky, ago
Tea

Tea Swap

Some of you might know that I am a tea reviewer over the Tea Review Blog. It doesn’t pay, but it really fun and a get a ton of free tea samples in the mail to review. (At last count Read more…

By Becky, ago
China

Where we are now

Got a call from the post office yesterday and was told I had an express package. I was happy to see, as the clerk handed over the thin envelope to me, all sorts of Chinese characters on the front. It Read more…

By Becky, ago