We made it almost on time to Story Time at the library this morning.  Keeping them focused on animal crackers, both girls managed to stay within arms reach of me during the stories and songs.  Somehow we even managed to complete the craft without anyone...

163 million children around the world are orphans.  Today there is one less.  Welcome to the family Zoe Xiu!   As of today she is legally a member of our family.  When she touches US soil on Saturday, she will be an American citizen.  And she already...

When I wrote my blog yesterday, I thought we saw real China.  Then today our guide took us to the "old city." Interesting doesn't begin to describe it.  I'm going to give a fair warning: there may be a few pictures that will make you squeamish....

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