Being sick always makes me miss my parents.
taipei: other highlights We had to fit as much food as possible into three days. The gaps of time in between were spent doing other things. + Taipei 101 had a fast elevator. + There were clothes and other things at Shilin Night Market; however, I decided I loved Taiwan after walking through the market […]
taipei: the list + 小龍包, Crab roe 小龍包, Pork chop, A菜, 擔擔麵, 炸醬麵, Song gao, Zongzi w/ 豆沙 @ Din Tai Fung; + 大雞排 (as big as my face)，雪花冰，生煎包 @ various stalls/shops in 士林夜市; + 燒餅加蛋, 燒餅油條, 燒餅油條加蛋, 飯tuan, 田豆漿 @ 永和豆漿大王; + 紅燒牛肉麵 @ 泳康牛肉麵; + 仙草 soup w/ different kinds of tang yuan @ a shop on 泳康路; + […]
g in hong kong: other highlights + Beijing Opera. G fell asleep. After particularly impressive moments of singing, the man behind me would bellow a robust “好!!” + Bicycling from Tai Po to Tai Mei Tuk. Including our unplanned detours (“being lost”), we biked a total of about 25km. + Cheung Sha beach. After tumbling head-first down […]
g in hong kong: the list To begin with, foods eaten: + Mango pudding @ Hui Lau Shan; + Steamed egg white + milk, Steamed egg, Lotus seed soup @ Australia Dairy Company; + Mango macaron, Salty caramel macaron, Green tea w/ mochi roll cake @ Roll; + Wonton noodles @ Mak’s Noodles; + Various […]
All of a sudden, out of nowhere, I miss eating at the local Applebee’s with my family.
Dear Future Jenn: Please refrain from eating open-faced peanut butter sandwiches above your new laptop keyboard, especially while gravity is still a pertinent force on earth.
I love that on a night when I feel wholly unsettled, I can arrive in Tung Chung and instead of going home, I can buy an ice cream from the 7-Eleven and take a walk alone at 1:30 in the morning alongside the water. Aside from the man who was fishing with his daughter on […]
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