Saturday, February 17, 2018

Happy Holidays

It was very cold here for a while, so we drank lots of tea.


Groundhog day fun




Cold!

Doing our nails

Eclipse science experiment

Baby stealing the moon





Making jiao zi with friends






Rock, paper, scissors

Aaron tactics rating going up and up

New Year's Eve

Friends had us over for traditional New Year's Eve food


Weather's warming up and things are starting to bloom

Exploring


Know what this stick is for?
Hitting the water




Sending you hugs and kisses for Valentine's Day!


Giant Strawberries


Treasure hunt, but missing the clue...

Maximum Pinkification

So happy!


Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Knights of the Round Table and Other Tales

Abigail loves strawberries

Starting to feel more like home.
No more gold flowered curtains in here!!!

Daddy's girl

Daddy, Daddy chase!

Daddy, Daddy dance!

Daddy, Daddy sit!

Playing at break

English fun

Furniture shopping for a new desk in a very short store

Clear night






Almost spring festival time here.
Rose petal candy.

The kids set their goals for 2018 and Aaron's been working hard on chess tactics.

Abigail loves sitting on these steps



"Look Mom, I'm swinging!

Andrew's been raising his tactics rating too.


This traffic jam outside our window was so funny.
Two vehicles carrying cardboard boxes for recycling,
 but the horse had to yield to the dump truck.

Got the new curtains for the kids' room up.

This weekend we had our first Knights of the Round Table Book Club Party.
Kicked it off by reading the Knights of the Round Table.


Games

Jousting relay







Book discussion

Knights of the Round Table cake!



Dinner


We all dressed up



The boys also made their own memory bee

Painting





Sharing a giant sucker 



Watching Bao Bei
Kitty dress!
Thanks Uncle Ben!

She really likes it.

Signing and saying, "Kitty cat! Kitty cat! Kitty cat!"