Too Much Cold

I realize this is a strange title for a post, given the fact that we Beijingers are experiencing the hottest run of HOT HOT days...

Don’t Spill

I was reminded today of of an important truth:  if you are forced to share a table with a stranger at McDonald's, it's best NOT...

“Unhealthy”

Today, for the first time in 11 days, Beijing's air quality was upgraded to "unhealthy."  Yes, you read that right — UPGRADED!!!  After sliding back...

Back in the Saddle

I finally got back on my bicycle this week, almost 8 months after knee surgery.  It's more of a psychological milestone, though, than a physical...