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Good Bye Shanghai

The movers are here at our apartment as I am writing this, sending all our stuff by sea and by air. Some things like my beloved yarn stash, we won’t see for at least 3 months. Makes you wonder, if … Continue reading

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Spring at the Botanical Garden

A brief break from Istanbul and Athens while I share some spring time pictures for you from the Shanghai Botanical Garden to wet your appetite for your own Spring that will be arriving soon, if not already.┬áThis post is mostly … Continue reading

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Australian Flora and Fauna

I often fantasize about being a biological illustrator back in the day when people were in a frenzy to discover and classify the plants of the world. True dreaming, since my drawing skills are limited to stick plants, but I … Continue reading

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Plum Season in Shanghai

Plum season has arrived in Shanghai. All our beautiful weather has been replaced by heat and humidity and most likely, soon, rain. Plum season lasts about 20 days and Shanghai will get about 1/5 of it’s total rainfall for the … Continue reading

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