Category Archives: Dumpling

His newest big thing

He’s been working so hard on his preschool skills these last few months.  When we go downstairs to the schoolView full post »

New Traditions

A few weeks ago, we hosted my Uncle and cousins from my Daddy’s side of the family.  It was, sadly, the firstView full post »

Two Years

It was two years ago that we walked into the infamous Guangzhou civil affairs office as a family of five, and walkedView full post »

We could have missed this

Yesterday was World Adoption Day.  I’m a day late.  Whoops, mom fail.  Oh well, my #worldadoptionday2016 postView full post »

Halloween fun

Happy Halloween from Paw Patrol’s Marshall, Hermione Granger, a skeleton, and a strawberry shopkin!  The kids hadView full post »

Hot chocolate

I did a lot of fall yard work over the weekend that included preparing flower beds and planting spring bulbs.  We wereView full post »

Us.

I was searching through my iPhone to find pictures for Dumpling’s two-year post placement report, and I foundView full post »

Oh Happy Day

Received our #OhHappyDay tees in the mail the other day, which definitely meant I needed to snap a few pictures in theView full post »

Afternoons are for …

Afternoons are for … running away to the backyard with your siblings to go on an adventure. I was insideView full post »

First day back!

We had a super spectacular first day back at Bridges Classical Community today!  This officially marks our first dayView full post »

Little Moments Like This

I will not pretend or try to convince anyone that our days are filled with storybook moments.  In fact, most of theView full post »

Summer delights

I will admit that when we first moved to our property, I wasn’t all that excited about the pool.  It wasn’tView full post »

Happy Independence Day!

I am so thankful to live in America, the land of the free and the home of the brave.  One nation, under God.  I loveView full post »

Our newest friend

The kids recently found the sweetest little box turtle on the property!  We still haven’t agreed on a name, butView full post »

Catching up

It’s been a very busy few weeks!  We had a wonderful visit with our Texas cousins 2 weeks ago and then headed offView full post »