The one place we didn’t want to miss in Singapore was Gardens by the Bay. It is a garden/nature park that covers 250 acres. There is so much to see that in our visit we narrowed it down to the Flower Dome (thousands of colorful flowers and many sculptures) and the Cloud Forest (which is … More Gardens by the Bay – In Their Own Words
As we travel, we want a little normalcy in our lives. We need days at home, doing school (or what that means to us), chores, and just relaxing. The problem with that, for me, is that if I don’t make a point of getting out I never will. It won’t matter what country we are … More Chihkan Tower Tainan, Taiwan
Having only known my husband as an adult, I cannot possibly say for certain what he was like as a child. Yet, when I look at my (newly) eight-year-old girlie I feel like I have a good idea. She is so focused, (mostly on video games). She speaks so passionately and earnestly (mostly about video games). … More Miss (newly) 8
When I sent my hubby out to hide Easter eggs I told him to make it a challenge, don’t go easy on them! He really took my instructions to heart, this was the most challenging egg hunt ever! They were having a meeting to discuss where more eggs could be. She was surprised how much … More Easter egg hunt!
The cutest sisters ever! She is so precise when she is reading, she takes it very seriously! They are old pros at sitting up and they are showing off their skills at library storytime. So beautiful and yet it’s so hard to get a picture of her! He loves the … More 01/11/2015 – 01/17/15
All 6 of the girlies in the family went to see the nutcracker! Tiny ones are growing fast! This year we were trying to cut out some of the junk food that normally overwhelms us this time of the year. One way was to make gingerbread houses with crafts supplies instead of junk … More Random Decemberness
Okay so I know he looks annoyed here – he hates having his picture taken – but I love this pic of him and baby. I wanted his birthday to be easier but twins and girlies and game-making still demanded attention. Over the past year, life has changed so much for us and he has taken … More 11/25/14
Miss 4’s The Book of Weathers, it documents different kinds of weather she likes. The weather unit really caught her imagination. Miss 2 as happy Eeyore. Miss 4 and 5 had apparently made friends with an ant. Then, Miss 12 inadvertently killed it. This is the grave the made for it. Miss 4’s goal is … More 06/02/13 – 06/08/13
They love for Daddy to read to them. Lately, I have been thinking of ways for him to be more involved in their education – teach Chinese, or math, or maybe take them on a field trip. For now, while work is hectic, he will stick to reading stories. Today’s book (courtesy of Daddy):
She is trying to feed her sleepy dad a fake hamburger. She says it’s delicious so she doesn’t understand why he’s not eating it.