Xin Nian Kuai Le

Delicious food! Feeding her pet bird. Talking to the “little bird”. Enjoying clementines. One of the beautiful things about living in NYC is the diversity of cultures in our neighborhood. Seeing people celebrate their culture, and learning about cultures and community has always intrigued me. When we first moved to Queens, our daughter immediately took […]

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Snow Day Superheroes

January’s snow transformed my kidlets into superheroes. Superhero Seriousness . It’s a bird…It’s a plane…It’s Super Sweetie! Super baby!

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Our Baby’s Special Day

Last week we baptized our son. I was really excited about his white tuxedo (complete with tails).  So excited that he wore it (jacket and all) until it was time to go to bed.  It was a beautiful day and we were especially grateful for his godmother attending the service a mere 13 days prior […]

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Celebrating Dada

It is quite possible that the little guy ate a piece of that blue construction paper crown. After a little cake, the big girl had Olympic-level energy!  Happy Birthday to my man! He rang in his 33rd year with a sparkly pink cake, complete with Tinkerbell and Ariel candles.  It was supposed to look like […]

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Love this time of day…

The big girl loves all aspects of feeding her brother. Picking out vegetables and fruits at the market. Asking “mama, what are we going to feed baby today?” Watching me chop, steam, and puree.  Declaring when the food has reached the perfect level of “soupiness” and most specifically feeding her brother. Our little guy adores […]

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daily reminders…

I truly believe that the world would be a better place if we all read children’s books on a daily basis. Here are a few of my current favorites: The Giving Tree, by Shel SilversteinWords are Not for Hurting, by Elizabeth VerdickThe I Love You Book, by Todd Parr (we actually love and frequently read […]

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