We were finally able to take the girls to the local snow park over the weekend! Hooray! They had been looking forward to going for¬†some time, and then our homeschool group decided to plan an activity for all the families to go together! The girls were thrilled! They had the best time sledding together… Read More


This weekend, we had the pleasure of having our friends from out of town visit us for the holidays! It was the first time we’ve been able to host them together in our home (since they were married just earlier this year,)and they were the sweetest guests! They played with the children, helped prepare for… Read More


It’s ¬†Friday and while my friends and family members in America are already taking part in the Black Friday madness, I am sitting here snuggled up, warm on the couch reflecting on the wonderful day we had together, yesterday! I do believe it was my favorite Thanksgiving yet, as a family! And I don’t mean… Read More


From our family to yours   “O give thanks unto the¬†Lord; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.” Psalm 136:1… Read More


Today was a super relaxed day! We had this terrible wind last night that had the babies waking up every couple of hours, and I will just go ahead and admit that I’m not good at running on that kind of sleep! I don’t drink coffee at home anymore, though… So that probably has something… Read More


One thing I am thankful for this Thanksgiving is the homeschool group our family is privileged to be a part of here in the city. If you’ve ever had the privilege of teaching your children at home, then you’ve probably discovered that while it has its¬†utterly beautiful, indescribably¬†rewarding moments…it can also have it’s frustrating, hold… Read More


Sunday is the most exciting, fun, crazy, exhausting, looked forward to …day of the week for our family. It’s a favorite day around here! On Sunday, you will discover that we stay busy from the early hours of the morning to until the late hours of the evening (with a short power nap to keep… Read More


Catching up on our months…   An An: 2 months- 3 months Timeline and Milestones: April 7, 2012- 9 weeks old : Sweet baby girl said goodbye to her Mimi and Papaw as they left our city here in China to return back to their home in the States. April 18, 2012- 10.5 weeks old:… Read More