More Independent Walking!

On : 17 February, 2014 | Category : Mobility Progress Logs

Last week was a weird week here.  We had threats of inclement weather and finally did get some snow Wednesday night.  As a result, Jian was out of school on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.  When I went to pick her up on Monday, she came to the car about 10 minutes later than usual.  Her […]

Jian’s First Marathon

On : 17 February, 2014 | Category : 2014

I had written several months ago about Jian bringing home information about doing a kids’ marathon.  Since October, we have logged how far she has walked every day, which had to add up to at least 25.1 miles.  Last Saturday, all of the kids gathered at a large park in downtown Birmingham to finish walking […]


On : 2 February, 2014 | Category : 2014

Well, Jian got her wish.  When we brought her home, she began talking about winter and Christmas and how fun it is to play in the snow.  We explained that we really don’t get any snow in Birmingham.  She has been very disappointed about this.  For months, she has been pleading with God to make it snow.  She […]