Hygienically Dumbfounded

I am hygienically dumbfounded!  You’re probably a bit confused by my proclamation, so here’s the background. When we were preparing to come to Taiwan just over a year ago, I stockpiled basic hygiene products:  toothpaste, deodorant, soap, lotion, shampoo, conditioner, razors, etc.  I also loaded up on makeup, fingernail polish, hairspray and all that girlyContinue reading “Hygienically Dumbfounded”

Thanksgiving Mooching: The End of an Era

I am fully aware that I spend more time than is necessary admitting my foibles and shortcomings on this blog.  But I’m about to do more.  So if you’re tired of my rantings and want to read about a domestic goddess, stop reading my blog now and check out my friend Melissa’s blog.  She’s moreContinue reading “Thanksgiving Mooching: The End of an Era”

The Best Halloween–EVER!!!

Since this was our first Halloween in Taiwan, we weren’t sure what to expect.  The Chinese don’t really celebrate the holiday.  So our expectations of this day were pretty low. We did try to prepare as best we could.  We ordered candy and costumes from the U.S.  We put up a few decorations around theContinue reading “The Best Halloween–EVER!!!”