Category Archives: MY PEOPLE

Independence

Happy birthday, America.  So thankful for the land of the free, and the home of the brave.  And for all of the peopleView full post »

My preteen

This girl.  She’s the one who first made my dream of being a mama come true.  She came into the world with ease,View 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 »

Gone fishin again

This was the third year (here’s 2015 and 2016) the older boys have gone fishing with the Brotherhood of theView full post »

Life moves pretty fast

Within a span of less than two weeks, this precious girl celebrates two big days.  Her seventh birthday and her sixView 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 »

Signs of spring

Signs of spring abound.  There are little green shoots sprouting up from the ground all over our property, thanks toView 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 »

Her new smile

Today was a big day for my sweet girl!  She’ll have her hardware for about 2 years while her new smile slowlyView full post »

In my heart forever

I’m home.  And I’ve been awake since 3am thanks to jet lag.  I gave up trying to fall back to sleep atView full post »

A bittersweet dichotomy

Christmas Eve marked the two year anniversary of my Daddy’s passing.  Two years seems like a long time, butView full post »

A sweet surprise

I went through some of my picture files (the year 2012 actually) this morning to make space for my China trip. View full post »

Game night

After the littles were put to bed and we binge watched several episodes of Once Upon A Time, we pulled out the monopolyView full post »

Black belt ceremony

Mr. Lovebug achieved black belt back in August, but he finally got to lay eyes on his new trophy and certificate lastView full post »