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... Hutong style, and which is expanding every time I go there), right up to the Zhonghua Gate which I have been to before, but now they have opened it up so you can walk along it. The only sad thing was that at the Zhonghua Gate there used to be a park where all the birdmen congregated, letting their birds fly up and come back to them, but it is now a car park for all the huge cars of the rich. A lovely day and a beautiful walk.
... mate ‘Emma’. Guess who wants to learn the piano now?
Saturday afternoon we hung out in Decathlon. This is a giant sports store with great prices. We bought badminton racquets ($4 each), shuttlecocks, mini backpacks ($4 each), table tennis bats and balls, a golf umbrella ($12), some trackies for me and some other bits and pieces. My kids’ love that over here customers get to play (test out) items in the shop. Kids were bike riding ...
... and for once sport was one of Sam’s favourite subjects. (Finally!). Oh did I forget to mention the schools name. Well here it is: the British-School-of-Nanjing (BSN). Sam came home telling me he ‘aced’ the geography class (as if!) Scrap that its true, he did ‘ace’ his geography class with the greatest score of the class ...
... chips at work.
The house itself is very comfortable. The whole house has ducted heating and cooling, and EVERY room (including bathrooms, wardrobe and landings) has it’s own thermostat and fan controls. I love the look of the wood but seeing my blonde hair all over it is driving me crazy! I am constantly picking it up. And the dark wood looks dusty all the time. Living in China is much more palatable here than in a hotel in the ...
... you would cope well over here!
My biggest frustration in the house has been the workmen coming and going to fix the heating system, replace light switches and chandelier globes, and do other bits and pieces. They make a huge mess after I’ve spent ages dusting and mopping, and then I have to do it all again! Grrrr
I’ve included some photos of the inside of our house. We are still awaiting some furniture from home, including couches ...