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After just one week of Chinese school, the kids had a break because today was Mid-Autum Festival.
I spent the morning homeschooling. Schäfer has become obsessed with chapter books so
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We’ve had lots of firsts around here.
Last Monday, Sianna started her first day of Chinese Kindergarten. She attends each day from 8am – 11:40am. So far, three hours of Chinese immersion is enough for her. (Actually, the class sleeps for 2 hours in the afternoon so I don’t see any point in paying
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For the last 2 years, we’ve lived in 90 square meters.
One would think that this situation would be the perfect opportunity to downsize.
A new season in life brought a few additional changes as well. After Senna’s birth, I no longer needed to keep my pregnancy clothes. I no
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On August 14th, when we moved into this apartment, we put all four kids in one room.
The sleeping arrangement is as follows: Schäfer – top bunk Sianna and Selah – bottom bunk Senna – crib
(Eventually, Schäfer will have his own room, but at present, our butcher block counter-tops are drying in his
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Suddenly, summer ended.
I was quite caught off guard by it all.
Yesterday, on a hunch, I thought that Sianna’s Chinese school might be starting up.
After a text to the principal, it was confirmed. Come Monday morning, Sianna would be back in Chinese school for 1/2 days.
Also this week, we will go
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