For the past two years, we’ve lived on the 28th floor in a 90 square meter apartment. Tomorrow, we will transition to a friend’s place while our new apartment receives some much needed attention… the concrete walls are finally straight, but the kitchen is not installed.
I find myself feeling very bittersweet about this transition.
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We’ve been back in China for 5 months and 2 days. Part of being back has been processing all that we just experienced while spending 6 months in America.
Whew. We had some fun!
And so we present to you: The America Awards 2.0 A USDA certified organic, flax seed, omega 3,
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Watching • absolutely nothing. I’m ready for a new season of Downtown Abbey.
Listening • I’ve found that I like to listen to podcast when I run. I know some people listen to them when they fold laundry or do dishes, but my kids are always asking me something so running is the one time
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On Tuesday, we went down to the police station to renew our residence permits. When we returned home, a friend called to say that the police station is making a movie on Friday and they wanted our family to be in it.
Hubs politely declined since he had an important appointment on Friday afternoon. Our
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If someone were to ask me where I was from, I would say, “Arkansas.”
I lived in Arkansas from 5th grade through college graduation.
I haven’t lived there since.
Recently, I realized that I’ve lived in China for 12 years.
That’s the same amount of time I lived in Arkansas, but
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Today, I felt summer passing quickly.
Maybe it was when I made our 439th strawberry/mango/banana smoothie. Or when the kids starting playing “Galapagos Marine Iguana” again.
Today, I knew these easy, slow days would not be ours forever.
Summer has been awesome so far. In June, we went to the beach, rode
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