Monthly Archives: February 2013

Last Days of Winter Break

The kids have worked hard over their winter break on the homework that was sent home.  There are trade-offs  in every area of life and in order to learn this beautiful and intricate language of Chinese the kids have given up … Continue reading

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Waiting

Waiting.  Just one word, but it can have so many different meanings.  Sometimes waiting builds the anticipation and it only adds to the depth of the resulting joy.  Sometimes waiting can be impossible to handle and can shut us down, … Continue reading

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Safety in numbers

Before we moved to China I shared with my Uncle John the desire I had to learn the safety rules as they would undoubtably vary somewhat from what I knew.  Knowing what is safe and not safe in a culture … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year

Huge red decorations and adorable snakes line the streets and overpasses right now as our city gears up to celebrate Chinese New Year this Sunday. It’s such an exciting time of year and we are so lucky to be living … Continue reading

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