Daily Archives: December 22, 2009

Yizang’s new home

Shanghai is hot. So red hot that Obama spent a day there .. People like to joke that to non Chinese – a.k.a. foreigners, Shanghai is China but to Chinese, Shanghai is the foreign land. Apparently Yizang couldn’t resist the … Continue reading

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East Manor Restaurant

46-45 Kissena Blvd. Flushing, NY 11355 (718) 888-8998 It was closed by the New York City Health Department recently and was opened soon after. I passed it by on Thursday 12/17, it was business as usual. This is the venue … Continue reading

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Kidman

Kid you not, I’m the only woman who’s obsessed with boobs. Was I born that way or am I being Americanized? I like Nicole Kidman and thought her Chanel #5 commercial was classic (below). I really have tough time to … Continue reading

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Agent or No Agent?

When selling your home, do you employ an agent or DIY – do it yourself? I guess this isn’t watershed – you do what you feel like, at the moment. The other day I saw a report indicating that one … Continue reading

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Pumpkin vermicelli

I recently found this pumpkin vermicelli at the local grocer in Flushing. We love it: regular cooking, in soup or with hot pot. It cooks quickly. The small individual packs are handy, no messy break ups. Bawang Hua is from … Continue reading

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Blind Faith

Winter wonderland ~ A pair lonely ghosts chairs A pot head A bird cage house and A birdy Jacuzzi bath ~ ~ The first snow storm of the season assaulted us last Saturday, the day we had our tennis annual … Continue reading

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China defends case against Briton facing execution

Beijing, China (CNN) — China defended its handling of a death penalty case against a British man convicted of trafficking heroin, in the midst of pressure from the British government for clemency. .. Akmal Shaikh, 53, was convicted for carrying … Continue reading

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