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Chuck E Cheese’s, Without the Upchuck and Sneezes

Only in Taipei… The kids had two days off of school for Teacher Work Days last month, so a friend of mine, and parent of Harold’s best buddy, suggested an outing to Leo’s Playland.  It is located all the way … Continue reading

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Just Another Rainy Day in Taipei

Any time I leave the house I see something I wouldn’t see if I lived in the U.S.  So, I decided to simply document one afternoon and share some of the sites. School is out.  A mass exodus of students … Continue reading

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Stages of Culture Shock

Culture shock is a reality, no matter how similar the new culture appears to be. The stages of culture shock are spelled out in the official health handbook of my husband’s office. I can attest to the fact that these … Continue reading

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Home is Where the Navy Sends Us

I made it to 9:00 pm and am ready for bed, but since many people have asked about our house and surroundings, I wanted to share some before I fall asleep. We arrived Thursday night and are getting the lay … Continue reading

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It’s Only 2 Weeks

Horatio is in Taiwan for two weeks of immersion language training.  He is already fluent in Mandarin but the two weeks of intensive, in-country, classes will help him brush up on his skills.  Of course I’d rather have him here, … Continue reading

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