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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!  

Weekly Gratefulness List (July 9 to 15, 2017)

| July 18, 2017

This week was a nice mix of food, literary talks, and monkey cuteness. –date night: yummy Japanese food! –NYFA meeting NYFA meetings never fail to inspire me.  –free 7-11 slurpee on a very hot day! –The tiny and mighty monkey hangs out with her buddy monkey at week 28 –Also, she made her very first [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (July 2 to 8, 2017)

| July 11, 2017

–We hung out with 阿姨T at the park –crib success This was the first time in six months that she really slept in her crib. We get our bed back! –Bunny’s home after being away for sooo long. –jewelry-making class I had a me-time this week and learned to make those three little pendants! –This [...]

Weekly Gratefulness List (June 25 to July 1, 2017)

| July 5, 2017

All about the chunky one this week because she seems to be on a high speed train and I’m having a hard time keeping up. Lots of milestones reached on week 26. –I swear she has started saying “Mom.” I tried to get it on record. I’m still trying. Here’s one of my attempts: –She [...]