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In the spirit of the last post, I resolved to try mooncakes this year. What is a mooncake? (quotes are from Wikipedia) Mooncake (simplified Chinese: 月饼; traditional Chinese: 月餅; pinyin: yuè bĭng) is a Chinese bakery product traditionally eaten during … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Singapore

It’s National Day! Seen while touring on the Heritage Tour Line of the Hippo Bus Today is Singapore’s 45th Birthday, and they have quite the party planned.  Parade, Fireworks, and an extravaganza show, all along the theme of “Live our … Continue reading

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