Tuesday, November 26, 2013

10,000 pageviews!

I have hit 10,000 pageviews this week, WOW!!

Thank you to everyone who is reading my blog. Sometimes it feels like no one is reading so it helps to see the stats.

I try to be humorous as well as slightly educational (and by slightly, I mean my own experiences which aren't always 100% accurate) in this blog and about Beijing expat life in general.  I'm by no means an expert, but I hope everyone enjoys my thoughts and experiences.

Friday, November 22, 2013

Beijing in Pictures

I've found quite a few funny pictures this week.

Nothing like a little "Children" Steak for a good meal.

Bart Simpson hanging out on some graffiti in Beijing

"Ass" meat anyone? With garlic sauce of course!
Lettuce growing on the top of a pile of dirt in a big empty field.

In the US you'd see a football team on the side of a truck, in Beijing it is what
I'm assuming is a political leader, present or past, sadly I don't know.

For sale in the grocery store.

I bet you ladies didn't know when you do your makeup you are "face painting."
Feeling sorry for this poor shoe saleswoman!!

Thursday, November 7, 2013

Pictures From Beijing

Some pictures from around Beijing!

Saw this at a friend's compound, their entire front yard, as seen, is a putting green.

As seen at Auchan, no young women needed down this aisle.

I think I know what they are saying?

CCTV (China Central Television) Center, nicknamed "big boxer shorts."
Random cool building with a Melody KTV location at the bottom

Friday, November 1, 2013

Would you Divorce Your Spouse to Save Money?

Imagine deciding to get a divorce to save money on selling your home.  This is just what some couples in China are doing to get around a new property tax rule.  I'm thinking this is tax evasion, especially since the couples are staying together, but hell what do I know.

To read the whole article, check it out HERE.