May little things

May little things

The beginning of May found us with these two high schoolers still going strong as best friends: (I am a little melancholy with this right at the moment since these two are missing each other SO MUCH as I write here a couple months later and they are a world apart.  So crazy how life…

June little things

We had a big event heralding in June (Dave’s Ironman), and another big one to top it off (the BBS conference), but there were sure a lot of “little things” sandwiched in between. So let’s cover those suckers, but not without a little snippet of the Ironman: The month started out pretty heavenly for me……

November 2016 little things

Slowly but surely I’m catching up on our history here.  Very motivated by this book my sister-in-law whipped up for me (here…and I really shouldn’t say “whipped” because I’m sure it wasn’t all that quick of a job…).  I already wrote a bunch about November here and there, but here are the “little things” I…

Friday Q & A — immersion programs and moving and making friends

We are thinking about moving and we have a child in Jr. High and a daughter that will be in 10th grade next year plus a first-grader. I was wondering what you thought about dual immersion programs in elementary school?  For example first graders also learning Chinese?   I LOVE dual immersion programs.  I’d give…