• The first week

    The first week

    And just like that, we’re into the second week of the LNY. This year was a little different than what we’d planned but in a nice way. For one thing, we didn’t even get to the part…

  • What bears do best

    Okay, I guess this is where I blog about what we ate at the reunion dinner of the year. Not that anyone wants to know but hey, since when did I allow anyone to dictate what I…

  • Of shorts, snow and masquerading drumsticks

    7:30am: It’s a bee-auu-tiful day out. What can I say? It’s 41 degrees with a feathery sprinkle of rain, no sun at all and it’s not even cold. Oh, and this isn’t even LA. Wow! I skipped…

  • reunion dinner, or was it lunch?

    Admittedly I’m not a very good Chinese chef. Blame it on me not being very Chinese-y, I’m actually much more confident cooking Western food than I am Asian food. I would’ve loved to bring my entire brood…

  • the games have begun!

    I’m up early this morning to start preparing for my Reunion Dinner which incidentally became Reunion Lunch somewhere over the course of yesterday. The story is this. I invited two of my favorite aunts to join us…

  • fever, cookies and reunion

    Skye came down with the flu Thursday, fever, cough and running nose. Her teacher called to have me pick her up from school. She’s the only teacher I’ve ever come across in my kids’ school lives combined…