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... till 2pm today, and will start my lesson planning for next week. I have a sales demo class for Small Stars, 3 & 4 year olds at 3pm for an hour, where we will be making chocolate crackle cakes, so not too hard a day ahead.
To complete all that busy-ness we have a welcome dinner for another new teacher tonight followed by a pub quiz, so that should be a bit of fun.
Last week was the annual Chinese Mid Autumn Festival, thus providing many people throughout the country a well deserved 8 day hiatus from work. I was one of those lucky gents and with the time off I thought I would try to venture outside my city and take in the Chinese travel experience for a few days. Due to the fact nearly everyone is off work, traveling around the Mid Autumn Festival is a cluster of people pushing into lines, ...
Can't believe that I have just visited the Terracotta Warriors for my fourth time...... Once in 2002 with mum, then in 2003 with Roger, then in 2004 when on the Tour of China rally, and now 8 years later in 2012. Amazingly, I really enjoyed wandering around on my own with no guide whitening on at you, and being able to finally make some sense of it all. Was thronging with people, lots of non Chinese there - the most we have seen while we have been in China.
... harshly (and still in that patronising voice) while she violently picked off three for me (which is exactly what I wanted to do in the first place--arggg). So ever since then I try to avoid the devil-woman but she seems to ALWAYS work in the fruit section, and I ALWAYS have to buy fruit off her. We make minimal eye contact and even though I try to be polite and thank her for weighing my fruit, she ignores ...
... pretty awesome gods who have, what seems like incredible powers (see picture of the god with more than 2 eyes). We did a lot of climbing that day, and museum visiting, and after dipping our feet in the river set off for home. I slept soooo well that night :) Well...that's about it for now. I am having trouble uploading photos. I will try again later and hopefully can sort it out. OK...I'm off to make my custard! lots of love, Kirsten ...