Tainan. Taiwan. Cloudy. 26°c. 7 p.m. Only just had some time to catch up on my journal. Have stopped to have my dinner in a large convenient store next to the boardee bridge between Tainan and Kaohsiung county. By the time I get home I will feel too tired to eat or be bothered to … Continue reading November 29th, 2016
Northern Kaohsiung. Taiwan. Sunday. Rainy. Windy. 20°c. 9:40 a.m. We set off on a cold rainy and windy morning to Alexander's great grandfather's home. It's his 85th birthday today. Chia's aunt, mom's younger sister and husband are taking us there. Despite the rather miserable weather it should be a festive day. However as I sit … Continue reading November 27th, 2016 | Great Granddad’s 85th Birthday
Tainan, Taiwan. Saturday. Overcast. 28°. 215 p.m. Have just sat down in the lobby of Mias home. Didn't have class with her last Saturday because of a school rehearsal she needed to attend. Last time we finished the story about Huckleberry Fin. Curious as to what great masterpiece we will study next. Before I stepped … Continue reading November 26th, 2016
Kaohsiung Taiwan. Friday. 22°c. Scattered clouds. 7:00 a.m. Wow, a few more weeks it's Christmas and then new years 2017. A year in which much has happened as I'm sure has with everyone. Apart from one sad event of mom's passing everything else has been pretty good. Let's hope this continues and strengthens for 2017. … Continue reading November 25th, 2016 | A month to go.
Thursday. 23°c. 630 a.m. The clouds in the sky this morning almost look like they are painted up there. So I took a photo as you can see, while Alexander played nearby with the buttons of one of his musical toys. He was up at 530 a.m. Much too early for me. 8:00 a.m. Another … Continue reading November 24th, 2016 | Sky Canvas
Kaohsiung.Taiwan. Wednesday. 22°c. Overcast 6:00 a.m. Alexander's morning bottle feed. 8:00 a.m. Alexander had no problems going to daycare this morning. He just walked in and started playing with another students toys. ha. 8:30 a.m. Again felt exhausted. So went back to bed again. 11:00 a.m. Woke up and had brunch. Scrambled egg on toast. … Continue reading November 23rd, 2016
Kaohsiung. Taiwan. Tuesday. 22°c. Light rain. 7:00 a.m. Alexander was awake and booting up his tablet to watch some more hindi children's song video's. i must admit the music is quiet lively and catchy. 8:00 a.m. Off to daycare we go. There's less crying now. Yesterday none. Thank goodness. So he's adjusting to let's call … Continue reading November 22nd, 2016