Trip to Jinhua

                    Tammy and I took a trip to see Benjamin this week.  You might hear me refer to Benjamin as my cousin sometimes, though we are not actually related.  He and my cousin David’s wife, Caryn were friends in college and he’s been a friend of…

Flash Mob Video

Several of my students / Chinese friends were part of a Flash-mob style performance tonight at one of the buildings on my campus. I was lucky enough to get a heads up in advance with enough time to catch it on video for you. Now it feels like Christmas. There is nothing like hearing American…

It’s Almost Christmas!!!

I went to the most awesome Christmas concert the other day.  It was a Chinese New Year/ Christmas Concert and mostly attended by foreigners.  My school bought the tickets for all the American teachers as a Christmas present this year.  There was not much in the way of Christmas content but it was fun nonetheless….

Crazy Busy

I’m so sorry that I haven’t had time to post anything in a while, but I have been crazy busy the past couple of weeks.   I am starting Final Exams tomorrow so wish me luck (more specifically wish the kids luck as they take their finals).  There are several things that you have missed…

Missing Home

I had to flip my calendar page to December today. Actually I looked down at the date on my computer and freaked out first. Where has the time gone. I only have a few weeks before my semester is over, and I’m still trying to get my final exam planned for the students. Yesterday some…