A lot has happened since I last had the time and presence of mind to write a blog post. These are some of the highlights (and lowlights?) of the last few months. My middle sister (who lives in China) had an ectopic pregnancy that almost took her life because she was bleeding internally for 2-3 days before… Continue reading Since Last I Wrote…
I've mentioned before that I don't really like living in the city. Yes, I've learned to truly appreciate the convenience of being able to walk most places, but I will never get used to gazing out our living room windows at the tile facade of another high rise. I miss the green of trees and grass and… Continue reading Tropical Oasis in a Concrete Jungle
**While most posts on my blog are intended for general audiences, this one is written more for family and friends who know me. Just FYI.** This summer has flown by! I've saved up stories for a blog post about our travels to visit family and friends in New Jersey, Virginia, and South Carolina, but I'm… Continue reading Two Weeks in China
Charles and I (and my two sisters) have been home with my parents in Baldwinsville, New York for two weeks now. The jet lag has finally worn off, and we're beginning to re-acclimate to American culture. We've done some shopping which is always a fun thing to come home to (you mean I can buy clothing my… Continue reading Summer Fun Has Begun!
In my last post, I talked about the season of life in which I find myself: one that has been challenging but through which I am able to see God's grace and provision. One healing aspect of walking this difficult road is celebrating small victories and accomplished daily goals. One such victory was that over Spring… Continue reading A Happy Hatchling Easter