Today, I am 20 weeks + 3 days pregnant. 20 weeks pregnant, living in Shanghai, China. Continue reading Being pregnant in China.
In July 2016, my Mimi, Ma, sister Alyssa, & brother Avery came to visit us in China! I never thought the day would come (and secretly I don’t think they ever expected us to stay long enough to justify a visit 😉 Continue reading Wilson/Barreth family visit ❤
I often get distracted by the sometimes monotonous life we live here. Biking to work everyday, counting down the days until the weekend, then inevitably the weekend comes and goes before we’ve had a chance to notice. But this week at work, I mastered puff pastry. After about 3 “repairs” of the aircon, 4 pounds of butter, and 5 kilos of flour, I finally got that perfectly flakey pastry I was looking for! Continue reading Livin’ the sweet life
Chris and I celebrated our one year anniversary at the beginning of the month. Continue reading Year One
I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned how badly I miss driving…Not even the driving part as much as the singing while driving part. Continue reading Time flies when you’re…incredibly busy
Chris and I just hit our 5 month mark here in Shanghai, and with that came a bunch of changes…which explains why I haven’t posted since New Years. Continue reading New year, new beginnings
I don’t entirely agree with the celebration of Thanksgiving. It is nice to spend an entire day with family, eating turkey, cranberry sauce, pecan pie, and discussing what we are all most thankful for, but all I can ever really do is think about how we are celebrating the fact that a bunch of pilgrims stole land from the Indians. Continue reading thanksgiving post