Senna’s Birth Story

5:10am I woke up with a pain in my back. I thought it might be a contraction so I laid still and felt it rise, peak, then fall. I knew that today would be the day we would meet our littlest one.

I was sitting on the side of the bed thinking about:

how to

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2012 :: December Daily :: New Years Eve

2012 Reflection

1. What did you do in 2012 that you’d never done before? Moved an entire house by myself with three kids.

2. Did you keep your new year’s resolutions, and will you make more for next year? I generally don’t make resolutions.

3. Did anyone close to you give birth?


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(this photo was taken on tomb sweeping day)

Around JiuJiang :: Downtown

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Musical Chairs, er…Banks

This fall I closed one bank account and opened two other bank accounts.

One of the benefits to living overseas is that societies are by and large cash based. Meaning you can’t just whip out plastic to pay for everything. Of course, in one sense this alleviates a lot of the debt problems that westerners,

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culture shock


Essie nail polish


culture shock

organic gummies sianna asking if people were chinese Everywhere I look I see the American flag. I’m just not use to it! I don’t have any black friends walmart security chest watching microwave popcorn: It makes a box!