Oolong to Earl Grey

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Oolong to Earl Grey
An Australian with a zest for adventure and a positive look on life. After four wonderful years in Shanghai, China my little family now finds itself in rural England looking forward to more exciting new adventures.
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  • Throwback Thursday, Moments in Time 5 May 2012, Shanghai, China 2 months ago In May 2012, my little family was on the final countdown to the end of our expat adventure in Shanghai.Life was full of farewells and 'last times'. Adventures to be squeezed into our final months. On 5 May, we headed over to Pudong to visit the Shanghai World Financial Centre or "The Bottle...
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Jodie Huxley
10:12 AM October 24, 2012

It's just so wonderful to hear and read of the adventures if you all. Hope to visit you there one day. Xx

Carolyn Lewington
10:48 AM October 24, 2012

A great read! It makes me miss England and long to see Shanghai at the same time. The photos are a real treat.

Karen Sherriff
12:35 PM October 24, 2012

Your curiosity and zest for life really makes it a joy to read your blog!

Liz M.
22:53 PM October 24, 2012

Such a lovely read about living abroad with family and friends. Super photos too!

Orla Tunney
20:42 PM November 23, 2012

Beautiful photos and thoughtful reflections that make even places I have seen sound new and exciting!

Fiona Reilly
10:08 AM November 24, 2012

Insightful and such a pleasure to read, with beautiful photography. England, as seen from the outside.

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