Keeping calm during the Airpocalypse

It's been a relatively quiet couple of weeks here in our household. Though Guangzhou continues to surprise us, we've settled into a weekly rhythm of work, Chinese class, dinners with friends, tourism, and quiet time at home. Less than two months ago, the smallest things like riding the metro, hailing a cab, or meeting friends... Continue Reading →

A visit to the hair angels

This week was filled with local experiences and explorations. We spent all of Tuesday cooped up inside waiting to see if Typhoon Nida – our first typhoon – would get more dramatic. From our vantage point, it was just a very wet, very windy day, but nothing particularly extraordinary. The most climactic/climatic moment was looking... Continue Reading →

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