AQI per US Consulate readings on Huaihai Road
May 7, 2013 at 5:00 PM
"Unhealthy for Sensitive Groups"
People with heart or lung disease, older adults, and children should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion.
Monthly Archives: April 2009
Finally I am getting back to my trip to Xichang to visit Jo Charles and see what she has been doing with her foundation. On Saturday (the 20th) our little group rose early to travel to Happiness Village (yes, it’s … Continue reading
It’s a lot easier to write about food than about kids who touch your heart. Today we visited the Lou Gu Po School, what we in the US would call an elementary school, about 45 minutes up from Xichang. (Jo … Continue reading
Before I dive in to today’s events, I have just got to say a word about the food here in Xichang. I packed peanut butter and crackers, toted along trail mix. And I figured this trip was going to be … Continue reading
It’s a short hop across beautiful mountains from Chengdu to Xichang. As we came down from the clouds, we marveled at all the terracing — people work hard to grow crops. At the Xichang airport, we totally missed baggage claim, … Continue reading
I really can’t believe that I haven’t written about my knitting group before — probably because I didn’t know where to start. I’ve been knitting on Thursdays for almost four years now. Not that I am particularly good at knitting; … Continue reading
How to spend Easter in Shanghai? For a couple of years, we have attended mass in Chinese at the old Jesuit Cathedral. We recognize bits of the liturgy and enjoy the moment when the whole congregation jumps up and rushes … Continue reading