Tag Archives: Birmingham

The Amazing #Art of #Food and #Fruit

Many people know that there are three essential elements in Chinese cuisine, namely, vibrant colours, aromatic flavours and mouthwatering tastes. Yes, it does not have to be Chinese food that has these main characteristics – all gourmet food, French, Italian, … Continue reading

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#Music Monday: The Prayer and I Believe in You

Today is the fifth day of Year of Goat/Ram/Sheep, and many people all over the globe is still celebrating. Unfortunately for those living and working overseas, we do not have the luxury of two or three weeks’ winter holiday, like … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Freelance #Interpreting, Goodbye, Xuanwei Zhang!

Dear Dr Kirk, Hope this email finds you well. I have a request to supply a Mandarin interpreter for Warwick Crown Court, to assist witness to give evidence on the 8th of January 2015. Can you please let me know … Continue reading

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Beating #Winter Blues in #CanaryIslands: a Tropical #Spanish Delight (#Tenerife 1)

On Boxing Day 2014, it started snowing in Birmingham, England. Through the social media, especially the Chinese WeChat, I saw pictures shared by friends, some very excited about being able to build a snowman in their back garden, others less … Continue reading

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