Category Archives: MY PEOPLE

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 »

May I introduce

Our newest black belt!  Even battling a serious cold with lots of sneezing and just being plain tired, she nailed it. View 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 »

Serenity

It was the kind of afternoon where everyone was quietly and peacefully playing.  So glorious.  I sneaked upstairs toView full post »

Make a wish

He asked for Hershey’s Perfectly Chocolate Chocolate Cake and homemade pizza for his birthday. Done. Make a wish,View full post »

Nine.

Nine years ago, this precious soul entered my life after 3 hours of labor and 3 pushes. He has been such a delight andView 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 »