The 3 hardest words

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I am sorry. Or maybe it is, I was wrong. Three seemingly simple words. Why are those so hard to say for some people? My husband has done something that has hurt my feelings. And I believe that on some level, he was somewhat aware of how his actions affected me. I did briefly elaborate when he ...

Nexus 10

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We normally do not bother with gifts for each other at Christmas. It's already enough stress finding the "right" gifts for our family members that we agree to view December 25th as just another day. But this year, I decided that I wanted to get hubby something interesting just because. I ended up getting him ...

Bums

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Longevity buns were just placed on the table. They vaguely resemble buttocks, prompting hubby's cousin, Ian, to call them bums. Jaime: Would you like a bum? Ian: Sure. Jaime: Can I use my fingers? Ian: You can use your fingers on my bum. Nelson: Don't pick his bum! Nelson proceeds to squeeze the lotus paste out of the crack of ...

Macau

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We just got back from Macau and it's midnight.  Macau is supposed to be a replica of Vegas, but it's not really the same.  Vegas looks a lot nicer and it has a different vibe, but apparently Macau brings in much more revenue. Our day started out with the alarm going off at 5:45 because we ...

Chinese New Year – Dragon

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  This year, Chinese New Year came earlier, on January 23rd, marking the start of the Dragon year. To some, this year brings promise of change, and given how unstable the world economy has been lately, good change is always welcomed. In Asia, the lunar new year is very important, and I think it is typically ...