Chinese Laundry

10 Dec 18
Tribulation

OVERVIEW: I. UPDATE II. The conflict between the caregiver and the one being cared for is real. 1. Personal story 2. On getting help as a Person In Need 3. a note to POTENTIAL CAREGIVER   ============================================================================ I. UPDATE: It has not occurred to me that it has been two weeks since the last post. […]

10 Dec 18
Not your Normal 9 to 5

     Am I lazy? Yes. Am I procrastinator? Yes. Do I want to write? Yes. Do I force myself to write? No. So here we are, 8th country in and we’ve done a lot in the last 60+ days now. I left you with my last post… THE TRAVEL POOPS. So let’s start from […]

10 Dec 18
The Limitless

DAY 5 . Friday, 12/7/18 . Kadugodi, Bangaluru, India 7AM wake up. My friend had already taken off for work so today was my first day solo in India. I washed up and did my laundry. It feels good to do my laundry by hand again. In general India seems to have a stronger connection […]

10 Dec 18
The Views

Speaking of Borderlands, people tend to associate it with US-Mexican border, where two nation clashes. In order to barricade illegal immigration, US execute violent act to banish people crossing the borderlands, which is being described by Gloria Anzaldúa as, “una herida abierta”, an open wound(Anzaldúa). Kids are taken from their family. Such an event seems […]

09 Dec 18
JM Fambrough

Two years ago I sustained an injury to my left hip in a traumatic car accident that could have easily taken two lives if the incoming car had hit 6 inches to the left. God kept the two of us safe and well although my hip will never again be the same. Due to the […]

09 Dec 18
News Archives Uk

From a handbag approved by Meghan to a very expensive tiger blanket: the indispensable Christmas presents when money is not a goal FEMAIL has selected some of the most luxurious gifts for the men and women in your life. From stunning jewelery to handy gadgets, there is definitely something for everyone in this gift guide. […]

09 Dec 18
Ruminations from Rwanda

In 2018, when I was selected by Peace Corps to come to Rwanda as a volunteer teacher, I had no idea what to bring and what not to bring.  Because we were limited to two suitcases and a carry-on, it was essential to be selective about what we packed.  I scoured the internet for advice […]

09 Dec 18

We made it to Kerala as it was getting dark. Outside the station was busy with taxis and rickshaws, but we soon discovered you couldn’t just walk up to one and get in. This was a prepaid taxi station, where we paid a man 2 rupees to write us a receipt that didn’t tell the […]

09 Dec 18
Gracie Carroll

With temps consistently dropping and the windchill meaner than ever, staying toasty has never been more crucial but that doesn’t mean we can’t look cute too, right? For centuries, folks have been wearing fur to keep warm but since we’re about all things cruelty-free over here at #TeamE7, we’re sharing 7 faux fur coats that […]

09 Dec 18
Stranger In My Heart

On 8 December 1941 began the battle of Hong Kong, now 77 years ago. Here is an extract from Dad’s diary of 10 December, recounting the first days of the Japanese invasion: About 6:00am on Monday 8th I was woken up, called to the telephone and told that war was imminent with Japan.  By the […]

09 Dec 18
Daneloo

Miss Universe 2018: The two contestants from the Arab world vying for the crown The upcoming Miss Universe 2018 pageant will feature just two faces from the Arab world this year. Miss ­Lebanon, Maya Reaidy, and Miss Egypt, Nariman Khaled, will be among the 93 contestants at the 67th edition of the international beauty pageant […]

09 Dec 18
Joyride

       General Tso, who is a Chinese general in late Qing Dynasty. He has never been to the United States in his entire life. However, the fun and surprising thing is that in the United States, there is barely one doesn’t know about General Tso because the Chinese cuisine that everyone can get in everywhere […]

09 Dec 18
Ashley Hodges

We love the fashionistas in our lives for their style and creativity! They are always up to date on the latest trends and know which statement pieces to add to their closet next. Here are some fashion picks that won’t disappoint this Christmas!

09 Dec 18
Steel Toes and Stilettos

One time I bought this convertible in Florida with all the money I was making selling life and health insurance. I was so good at selling health insurance that I became the senior agent in 6 weeks at 22 years old. I say this half bragging and half with shame because to be a really […]

09 Dec 18
Andrea Daily & Weekly

http://bwog.com/2018/11/30/nimesh-patel-stand-up-routine-cut-short-due-to-uncomfortable-jokes/ Sometimes, it may seem as though the PC crowd just doesn’t get the joke. Often, the problem is they do get it and just can’t handle it. Likely, the Asian attendees at the event got the Nimesh Patel joke, and that is why he had to be Babu-ed or Baboo-ed. As well-trained dogs of […]