41. Sweaty Selfie

  Can’t believe it’s been over 40 posts! Hope you guys enjoy these and learn a bit here and there. I’ve been meaning to do this strip for a few months now. This was based on a true story (with slightly less steep cliffs!), and at the top of the mountain, when we asked the…

38. Creepy Crawly Friends

Long time no see! Sorry for the absence, I just realized I never mentioned my update situation outside of the facebook followers. I’ve had to cut back on updates (now once a month instead of every two weeks) until late February-mid March, as I am starting to fall behind on my portfolio work for uni,…

30. How to Find a Restuarant

Happy 30th post!!!! It’s been a long road and I’m happy to say I’ve been mostly on schedule this past year! Currently a few fans away from 100 on facebook and I’d like to do a little gift for everyone when I get there, so spread the word if you have a minute and if…

How to Relax

General truth with a sprinkle of exaggeration. Chinese massage is not something most of us look forward to, more like a visit to the doctor. While there are plenty of different massage styles at hand, such as lovely relaxing oil massages, foot massages, head massages etc, a general Chinese-style massage will HURT. You will be…

Laws of Attraction

Hygenic norms are a bit different between the east and west. The point in China is to rid your body of all nasty, ill, things, which is all good, minus the ways a lot of people choose to get rid of them. This involves growing out the pinkie nail to pick any crevice on your…

Squatty Potty

Many friends in China tried to explain to me that our concept of diapers is unhygienic and frankly disgusting: why walk around with shit smeared on your bottom? While I suppose they have a completely valid point, stepping into baby poo every once in a while, or walking by a mother and child right as…