Monthly Archives February 2011

The weather is a changin’

I came home from work today to find that Maddie had finished her homework so that she could go out and rollerblade!  I personally think that JiaXi (pronounced joshi) and Maddie are slightly crazy for being outside without coats but they have been cooped up for a long time this winter in Shanghai!

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We Want Spring!

While I was back in the States last month, I took full advantage of Amazon’s free 2-day shipping and got the girls a little herb garden.  We need some Spring around here so we decided to play the seeds a couple of days ago…

We added water to the peet moss pellats, placed them in the planters, added the seeds, watered them and then covered them with plastic until they sprout.  Maddie’s likes the makeshift greenhouse! :)

Thanks girls for helping out – I can’t wait to see our garden grow! :)


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Dress Up!

For the record…

“Cowgirls don’t cry…”

Great weekend here… lazy enough so that the girls had time to play dress-up!  Meelie keeps saying she’ll get older so that she can ride horses like jiejie!!!

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