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It’s busy. It’s chaotic. It’s loud. Very loud. I love it (90% of the time. The other 10% makes me want to pull my hair out and/or run away screaming like a banshee.) The newborn/infant fog has lifted and I … Continue reading
Yesterday was Chinese New Year’s Eve, probably the most significant day of celebration for Chinese families. The lunar new year festivities continue for two weeks, but on the eve of the new year, families travel long distances to come together … Continue reading
A couple of months ago, my friend, Cindy — another mama of four — suggested a monthly photo challenge: taking a family portrait as well as a portrait of each individual child, preferably with our “real” cameras rather than with … Continue reading
I like my kids. I took this photo with my phone last week before heading to a graduation party. The kids were freshly bathed and wearing clean clothes — it was a rare moment that I just had to document! … Continue reading
I realize Christmas was almost a month ago. Don’t judge me for failing to post pictures until now! (Ok, ok, judge me, I deserve it.) We enjoyed spending our beautiful White Christmas week with my bro and sis-in-law and their … Continue reading
I’m pretty sure we have the cheapest, least realistic Christmas tree on the block. Probably in the whole neighborhood. (We did discover it — nicely packed into its box — while dumpster-diving years ago in Albuquerque.) But with young kiddos, … Continue reading
Whew. The last three months have been a blur. The last three weeks have been even fuzzier. It started in early September with visits from three sets of family (which was awesome!) … and shortly after that, out of the … Continue reading
I spent a few minutes yesterday going through photos on the computer from the past year. I came across pictures from two months ago, when we enjoyed visits from my brother and his family, Eric’s sister and her family, and … Continue reading