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Workout On The Road: Running The South China Botanical Garden

Workout On The Road: Running The South China Botanical Garden

Since we were kind of snowed in this weekend (yes, it snows even in Texas sometimes :)), I decided to postpone my weekly run until better weather comes around. Luckily, …Read the Rest

Travel Photo Thursday: New Mexico Thunderstorm

Travel Photo Thursday: New Mexico Thunderstorm

Last November we drove to Taos over Thanksgiving weekend for the opening of Taos Ski Valley for the winter season 2011/12. It’s a good seven hour drive from Lubbock. If you’re not from …Read the Rest

Workout on the Road: Running

Workout on the Road: Running

Disclaimer: When reading this post you’re going to want to picture a beautiful woman that speedily runs along a sandy beach showing off her barely there tummy in a cute little tank top… …Read the Rest

What Do People Eat in China? Braised Pork Belly

What Do People Eat in China? Braised Pork Belly

When people ask me about my recent trip to China, many of them ask: What do people eat in China? Well, lots of things. First off, really none of the …Read the Rest

Only in Texas: Texas Waffles

Only in Texas: Texas Waffles

Remember my Only in Texas series? Well, I have another post for you 🙂 Anybody who has ever been in Texas (or has met a Texan) knows that state pride …Read the Rest

My Favorite German Christmas Market Foods and Drinks

My Favorite German Christmas Market Foods and Drinks

I promise, this is the last Christmas market post for a while, but I just couldn’t resist sharing some of my favorite Christmas market foods and drinks. People, I pigged …Read the Rest

Texas Horned Toad Pictures

Texas Horned Toad Pictures

The Texas horned toad is really a lizard that kind of looks like a toad because of its head. It’s also often affectionately called a horny toad. Having never seen …Read the Rest

Cologne Christmas Markets

Cologne Christmas Markets

I know it’s almost February, but indulge me and let me show you Cologne’s beautiful Christmas markets. By now I’m sure you know that I am a huge fan of this …Read the Rest

German Ads Against Discrimination

German Ads Against Discrimination

When we were in Cologne recently I kept seeing the same kind of ad against discrimination on big posters in subway stations: drawers with people neatly filed in their respective …Read the Rest

The Importance of Language or Communicating in China When You Don’t Speak Chinese

The Importance of Language or Communicating in China When You Don’t Speak Chinese

I’m nearing the end of our Christmas trip and just started posting about how we started it. Let me interrupt this series of posts about Germany, China, Hong Kong, and …Read the Rest

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