Happy CNY!
Feb15

Happy CNY!

Happy CNY everyone! Now that I know what that acronym stands for! Up until last week I didn’t really take stock of the “CNY” (Chinese Lunar New Year) acronym. In a conversation with a teacher at our school here at ICS, he mentioned something in passing about ‘CNY’ and I had to ask what he was referring to. I understand now. During this week I have also been trying to glean information from other staff members about what Chinese...

Read More
Oh the rain….
Feb07

Oh the rain….

During the past month or so we have really felt the rainy season here in Singapore. The rains come down warm, furious, and usually for a short thunderstorm like intensity. About a week ago I went through such a storm while coming home from work on bike. I recalled it below. Just as I was leaving school, the heavens opened up and the most intense rain began. I usually take a bike home from school and if it rains, I hold my umbrella in...

Read More
Happy New Year Everyone!
Jan14

Happy New Year Everyone!

As we headed back to school for the second semester at the beginning of January- we certainly felt ready to start the new 2018 year. Now that we have got our little medical issues out of the way- we are raring to go. During the Christmas break, we enjoyed having our girls with us and everyone spending Christmas Eve and Day in a Singaporean hospital is certainly going to be one of the memorable Christmases on the list. The girls all...

Read More
Merry Christmas from Singapore Hospital?
Dec24

Merry Christmas from Singapore Hospital?

Well it is not how we planned it but we all spent Christmas together at the hospital here in Singapore. If you read my previous post, I was dealing with a Staph infection in my right leg and well… it has lead me to stay in the hospital for 4 days and counting. After starting with it a week ago Friday (doctors think it was some kind of insect bite during the night)- after a progression of drugs from oral, to injection- it became...

Read More
Christmas Break has begun!
Dec20

Christmas Break has begun!

We are feeling really excited to start Christmas Break this weekend. Julia and Steph arrived on Thursday and it has been such a great feeling to have everyone together again. We haven’t been together for over a year- so we are not taking it for granted! I have been caught smiling regularly as I hear all three of the girls laughing when something catches their fancy! Each daughter has always had a unique laugh- it hasn’t...

Read More

Pin It on Pinterest