Must be fate then. Read on.

Weekly Gratefulness List (September 17 to 23, 2017)

| December 10, 2017

–We got to have a staycation in Lower Manhattan. Here, the chunky monkey and Mommy hang out while Daddy attends to his duties. –chunky monkey at week 37 Thank you! More please!

Weekly Gratefulness List (September 10 to 16, 2017)

| November 2, 2017

–I donated hair for the first time. I wrote about it in more detail here. –chunky monkey’s first tooth came in (I think it was this week) For practicality, I would have wished her teeth come as late as possible. But I can’t help getting excited when I see any new development in her. –week [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (September 3 to 9, 2017)

| October 20, 2017

–Seattle, WA and Portland, OR trip Some of the highlights from the trip: Some selfies with the chunky monkey And we had amazingly yummy food at Din Tai Fung. –the chunky monkey at week 35 Thank you! More please!  

Weekly Gratefulness List (August 27 to September 2, 2017)

| September 25, 2017

–choir practice is back! –jewelry making Jojo and I joined a jewelry making workshop for teens (because you know, our average age). I made the one on top. Our friend A made the one on the bottom for Jojo but she’ll have to wait a while before she can wear it. While waiting, Mommy can [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (August 20 to 26, 2017)

| September 20, 2017

–We were maybe running errands or just out for a walk after running errands and came upon a newly opened Malaysian restaurant. Yum! –week 33 of my sunshine –kitchen success I got a packet of chicken and herb infused rice from Influenster and Uncle Ben’s. I didn’t have the usual frozen corn, carrots and peas [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (August 13 to 19, 2017)

| September 3, 2017

I must say I’m not sure what we did this week. It was all a blur. But here’s the cute one. –week 33: She can pull herself up to stand and cruise in her crib Thank you! More please!  

Weekly Gratefulness List (August 6 to 12, 2017)

| August 28, 2017

This must be one of our quiet weeks, which is always a welcome respite. We got to stay home, list a bunch of stuff to our online stores, and most especially, not spend. Whee! But always, here’s… –week 32 of cuteness Thank you! More please!  

Weekly Gratefulness List (July 30 to August 5, 2017)

| August 28, 2017

–the rest of our DC trip –2017 book #9: Big Little Man: In Search of My Asian Self by Alex Tizon –kitchen success: banana bread This is the first time I had ever baked anything from scratch. So proud of myself! –the chunkiness at week 31 Thank you! More please!  

Weekly Gratefulness List (July 23 to 29, 2017)

| August 24, 2017

–Asian American Literature Festival at Washington DC We went for a day trip to DC for the Asian American Literature Festival and I was super lucky to have had a one-on-one mentoring session with Random House editor Victory Matsui. –DC trip We also checked out the News Museum and Old Town Alexandria. –Small, medium and [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (July 16 to 22, 2017)

| July 25, 2017

–The chunky monkey finally meets Auntie V –super cute at week 29 (“What, Mommy?”) Thank you! More please!