Monthly Archives: June 2011

3 More Years Mr Draper

I can’t tell you what a relief this is. Jon Hamm, the actor who plays the lead character in Mad Men, quite simply the best current TV show on the planet, has signed on for 3 more seasons, which is … Continue reading

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A Near Miss And Lots Of Ovas

Firstly a Wimbledon update : both Venus and Serena Williams were knocked out yesterday as well as the number one seed Caroline Wozniacki and Chinese player Shuai Peng lost to Maria Sharapova who, I read with interest, is one of … Continue reading

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WoAi’s iPad 2 Review

Well, I’ve had the iPad for quite a few weeks now, so I thought I’d share my thoughts on it with everyone. Overall, I have to say I am very impressed by the iPad. Without sounding over the top, it … Continue reading

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Refrigerator Caturday

Tommy and Hui Hui each have their favourite places, places they love to sleep in for hours on end. The top of the fridge is one of Hui Hui’s favourites and any opportunity she gets, she’ll jump up there and … Continue reading

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WoAi At The London 2012 Olympics

I just got confirmation that I’ve secured 6 tickets for London 2012. I applied for a lot more, knowing that I would at best, just receive a small proportion, so I am pretty happy. So what did I get? Well, … Continue reading

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WoAi’s Mum, Li Na and Playboy Bunnies

First a Wimbledon update. Chinese tennis player Li Na won her first round match comfortably in straight sets and now she just has to win 6 more matches and she’ll be the Wimbledon champion. Sounds easier than it is of … Continue reading

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Too Many Cooks

Now the rain seems to have subsided, I need something else to moan about. I could talk about the ridiculously high temperatures we are now experiencing (around 33 degrees outside my apartment currently), but that might make me look a … Continue reading

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Li Na Jia You!

Wimbledon, the greatest and most coveted tennis tournament in the history of the sport started yesterday, but today is the day Chinese number one and current French Open champion, Li Na, begins her campaign on No.2 court (according to my … Continue reading

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Plum Rain Season

So it’s the “plum rain” season here in Shanghai which means it rains continuously for weeks and that’s bad timing given that Mrs WoAi senior is currently visting. I’ve heard a few people say “I love the rain” and then … Continue reading

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Formal Caturday

A slightly more formal portrait this week instead of the laid back casual shots of the past. Hui Hui is the main star but Tommy is there in the background, snoozing away.

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