HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!! Yes, China seems to have two for some reason. "Qixi Festival aka the Night of Sevens aka Chinese Valentine’s Day is Thursday, August 23rd. While the festival used to be associated with getting married, these days, it’s more like a second Valentines Day. According to legend, if it rains during this holiday, it means that this couple that were separated by a Goddess are . . .
I'm one of those people that think that the elderly are extremely cute. Especially elderly couples lovingly taking strolls in parks. Definitely an 'aww' moment, considering how long they've actually been together. However, despite being cute as a button, perhaps they should not take up painting as a hobby. Some of them at least. One in particular... A piece of art by a 19th century painter Elías . . .
I love stumbling across awesome pieces of street art. via haha.nu . . .
I have a confession. This post has actually already been posted previously (on the 14th of August to be exact). Shock horror. But it's my first proper China post so please pretend I never told you and just continue reading, pretending that it's fresh new material. Much appreciated. Here it goes. The enormity of the move to China hadn't really hit me. I'd already moved to Sydney and had my crazy . . .
Okay, so I decided to finally move along and get a new blog. A blog layout transformation was considered but after much thinking, decided that was time for something brand new. I mean, my pink phase is over and my header picture no longer relates - do not even remember the last time I consumed a lollipop. I no longer eat cookies by the packet (usually) and my yellow car is long gone. My favourite . . .