Cherries, Chocolate Cake and Chimps

Technically there are no chimps involved with this post but it did do something for my alliteration.  In any case, some random thoughts and fun links from a sleep-deprived mind to kick off your Friday in gluttony-filled style: Cherries are in season here in Chengdu and aren’t they just gorgeous? So plump and red and juicy, totally … Continue reading

Around Town / China in Photos / Travel

Wenshu Temple

This fine Sunday Chengdu morning found Chris and I around the breakfast table with two new friends and their adorable offspring.  We talked, we laughed, and we ate caramelized apples and utterly heavenly, homemade bagels, among other things. After breakfast and badly in need of some exercise, we rolled, quite bagel-like actually, out the door … Continue reading