I’ve posted a few things about ‘oddities’ we’ve experienced while living in China.  Now that four months have officially passed, we’ve come up with a new list of things.  The ones below are all food-related, but we have others, which may make the cut into another post in the near future. These fall squarely into the “Not Weird, Just Different” category.  Some are good, some are maybe not as good. Other things are little differences, some of which I will likely miss when we find our way to…

I know, the label even says “Zucchini”.  But they’re not. These are cucumbers. I’ve done this twice now- TWICE I’ve bought cucumbers, thinking they were zucchini.  Oh, the trials and tribulations of living in a foreign country. The first time was when we were having some work colleagues over for dinner.  They are Chinese and I was trying to bust out my wicked kitchen skillz moves with the goal of cooking Chinese food for our new Chinese friends.  Luckily, I own the Chinese cookbook equivalent of the Julia…