Jian got a puppy!

On : 30 December, 2014 | Category : 2014

For at least a year now, Jian has been begging me to get her a puppy.  After the initial shock and fear of Mina, our great dane, Jian decided that she needed a dog her own size.  She saw other kids in the neighborhood with their little dogs and loves to go visit my family in […]

Jian’s First Christmas

On : 24 January, 2014 | Category : 2014

Until this year, Jian had never experienced the Christmas season.  Needless to say, she was so excited she could hardly contain herself.  She loved putting up the Christmas tree and hanging up the “socks.”  She knew that we were supposed to make a snack for Santa.  I reminded her after working all week that we […]

Fascinated with Christmas

On : 19 September, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

The new thing that has come about this past week is that Jian is completely obsessed with Christmas.  She has been asking a million questions about Christmas and Santa Claus.  She does not know his name, so she refers to him as “Red.”  As usual, she has thought out every detail.  She asked if he […]