To Have and to Hold

To Have and to Hold

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6 Jan 2014 is a very special date for me and for The Girlfriend. It marked the two years where we got together to enjoy dim sum and tea appreciation (See Yum Cha Dim Sum (飲茶點心)), and it was there that I confessed my love to her (See Prologue to the Relationship). But more importantly, this date is of very special …

Chinese Valentine’s Day: Feast of the Double Sevens (Qixi Jie 七夕節)

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According to the Chinese lunar calendar, yesterday was the Feast of the Double Sevens, also known as Qixi Jie (七夕節). It’s known as the double sevens because it occurs on the 7th day of the 7th month of the Chinese lunar calendar. It’s great to be Chinese because there’s more than one Chinese Valentine’s Day! (see Chinese Valentine’s Day) Apparently, it …

Couple Pillowcases!

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Heehee… This is really sweet! The Girlfriend is currently in the US for a short while. A couple of weeks ago, she sent me a little gift as a way to celebrate our mensiversary (month anniversary). I sent her a gift too. Unfortunately, my package never got delivered. (Some moron returned the package back to sender) Urgh… Anyway, I had a …

Breakfast Delight!

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Sometime back in May, The Girlfriend came by to my house early in the morning. She had woken up really really early in the morning to give her mother a lift to the airport. The first thing she did was to take a nap because she was just sooooo sleepy. We were originally supposed to cook and eat breakfast together. …