Joey

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If you, or anyone you know might be open to adopting a 7 year old boy whose special need is burns, please read more about Joey here.

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Our photo shoot

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At the beginning of the month we made our way to the JC Penny’s studio for our annual family photo. Obviously, Chris and I are missing from the shot, but someone had to be sacrificed for the greater good. There was no way I was going to be able to get everyone ready AND look […]

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Sisters

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We have a rocking horse that Tori received as a gift when she turned one. That makes it 17 years old…geez, I am old! Anyway, we still have it and the girls love playing on it. Last night they both wanted to get on and ended up sitting on it together and having the best […]

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The big winner

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The winner, chosen by myself and my two harshest critics (Chris and Tori) is Ni Hao Y’all…submitted by Miss Lisa Cairney by phone because she’s too BUSY to leave a comment She also submitted some other possiblities:Can You Live on Ramen?Does This Minivan Make My Butt Look Big? So many great possibilities, it was tough […]

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Three months with Jude

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It’s been three months since I stood in the Civil Affairs Office in Fuzhou and promised to always love and care for our precious son. So many changes he’s had to endure in that time and he always manages to be able to muster up a smile for his mama I updated his site if […]

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The top picks so far…

So far my favorites are (in no particular order ;))… Count Your BlessingsNever Say NeverQuiver FullPeaches and PotstickersMinivan MemoirsBubbling OverApple Pie & Shu MaiBig Family in a Small WorldKnown By HeartSweet Tea and Jiao Zi What do you guys think? Please comment and if you have any more ideas, post them! Everyone is so imaginative, […]

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I’m loving this!

You guys are coming up with some awesome ideas! I have a few favorites so far, but I’m not deciding quite yet. Maybe I’ll set Saturday as the end date and I’ll have to force myself to commit to one this weekend. I think I’ll leave the URL the same, just change the name. One […]

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Keep ‘em coming, but no numbers :)

Wow, lots of great ideas so far! I LOVE the fact that some of you guys are posting comments for the first time, it’s awesome to hear from someone who has enjoyed following our story, or someone who is visiting for the first time! One thing I wanted to mention, I don’t want the number […]

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I need your help!!

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Okay guys, I need some help! And I mean from everyone, not just my mom and my sister (the people I know check my blog) I mean everyone who checks in here regularly. And my sitemeter tells me this blog averages over 110 hits a day so I know you guys are out there So […]

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The tub

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My kids love the tub. Thankfully Jude loves the tub now, too. For some reason he is braver in the water and moves around like a crazy man in the tub. Stand up, sit down, turn on water, pull sister’s hair and on and on. Lots to do. The kids spend about 45 minutes every […]

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