Category Archives: Dumpling

Army men and pajamas

It can be so easy for me to take for granted the sweet, simple moments of daily living.  Just trying to keep up withView full post »

Weekends are for airshows and friends

The weekend was filled with beach time, pool swimming, sunbathing, book reading, delicious food eating, game playing,View full post »

It’s Children’s Day!

Értóng Jié Kuàilè! Happy Children’s Day! On June 1, the Chinese celebrate Children’s Day. Internationally,View full post »

Front Porch Sittin’

We had the family over for a Mother’s Day celebration and it was such a nice evening.  Lots of chatting andView full post »

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 »