Our final day in QingDao involved hosting a banquet for 7 friends who had been a tremendous help to us during our stay here. We all enjoyed a wonderful buffet at ToDai’s.
Schäfer loves zongzi.
Sianna was all about the chocolate mousse.
I’d say she loved it.
Selah passed on the
[Continue reading 2010 December Daily :: 31 :: Goodbye 2010]
This morning, Schäfer brought a stack of books to my bed and “read” while I fed Selah.
Happy birthday Schäfer!
He wanted cinnamon rolls for breakfast. He went into the kitchen and asked Papa how cinnamon rolls were made. Then, he ran back to the bedroom to give me the complete account of
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This morning Hubs and Schäfer set off for the Municipal Hospital to pick up the birth certificate… well, at least to pick up the paper which allows us to go to a government office downtown to get a birth certificate.
I don’t know what it is, but Schäfer seems so grown up and easy to
[Continue reading 2010 December Daily :: 29 :: Leaving soon.]
Today was a challenge for me. Hubs had to finish giving final exams via phone so we agreed that he needed to go to his office from 8am – 12 and then again from 2-6pm. Thankfully, everyone came to “class” and took their exam via phone so about 99% of the work is done.
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This morning Hubs began giving final exams to his students via telephone. For a couple of hours, he barricaded himself inside the office. Meanwhile, Schäfer watched a Veggie Tale compliments of our guest apartment flat screen tv.
We spent the rest of the morning reading books.
Sianna loves to play with her
[Continue reading 2010 December Daily :: 27 :: Good News]
Just after giving birth, I told Hubs that I wanted to fly home on the 26th. Surely, Christmas Day would be enough recovery time. Since we were still waiting on a birth certificate, we stayed in Qingdao a few days longer than expected. In the end, this was fine because it allowed Selah and I
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