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Fairytale Town

Sunday was unexpectedly not rainy so the family hopped into the car, stopped off for breakfast at Bella Bru, and headed for Fairytale Town. Click on the picture above for pictures from the day. Today, there was a special event at Fairytale Town and there was Taiko (Japanese) drumming.

Update Since Christmas

At the start of the year, we enrolled Megan in a hip hop/tap dance class on Saturdays. She attended during the month of January but we found that she was still too young to pay attention during the entire hour long class so we have pulled her out and will try again this summer. Emily, […]

FCC Party this weekend

On Saturday, we’ll be at the annual Northern California Families with Children from China (FCC) Between Two New Years Party in Mill Valley (just north of San Francisco in Marin County). Due to, I believe, scheduling issues, this year’s party is not between the two new years days (American and Chinese). In fact, it’s after […]

Happy New Year

I finally getting around to posting last month’s Santa picture.

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!


Here’s a link to pictures I took on my trip to Hollywood on October 15. I had a business meeting in Los Angeles on October 16 and took a vacation day so I could fly in a day early and play tourist. I walked along the Hollywood Walk of Fame (Hollywood Blvd) to check out […]

Nut Tree

On Sunday, the family went to Nut Tree. Nut Tree is located approximately 30 miles west of Sacramento on the way to San Francisco. We started the day by going to Amici’s, which is located in the Nut Tree complex. Amici’s is a San Francisco Bay Area chain that specializes in New York style thin […]

Travel Group Reunion Day

On September 27, our travel group from Megan’s adoption trip got together in William Land Park for a potluck picnic reunion. Actually, this was the Sacramento/Bay Area contingent (5 families) of our travel group. On Megan’s adoption trip, there were also three families from Southern California and two families from North Carolina. There were three […]

Fandemonium 2008

Tonight I took the kids to Fandemonium, the annual preseason gathering of Sacramento Kings season ticket holders (no, I’m not a season ticket holder) at Arco Arena. On the concourse of Arco Arena, the Sacramento Kings has the Kings players and cheerleaders posing for pictures with the fans. Click on the picture above for more […]

Student of the Month

Today, Emily was presented with the First grade Student of the Month award. Click on the picture below for video of the presentation (approximately 2 minutes of video).