Monster was taking a breather before getting ready for the day. I took this as I passed her room this morning. We have only been in this flat for a month now. This place feels so much more like home in one month than the last flat did in a […]
How funny our 5 months here falls on Christmas day. 5 months down and 19 to go. We weren’t able to go as all out for Christmas has we […]
We were able to get a turkey from the market downstairs. We did have concerns about whether the turkey was going to fit in the oven or not. It is […]
Hong Kong is an amazing city. It is absolutely gorgeous. There is always something new to see. Even the stuff you’ve seen is worth seeing again. I love Hong Kong. For all of the heart ache and hardships and struggle, I would not trade this experience for anything.
We walked away from that place just confused. She agreed with the diagnosis by the educational psychologist. She thought she would better be able to provide for her needs. Honestly, most likely she would have, but for us right now, it’s just not possible. We don’t have the money. We don’t have the means to get her there. I just don’t know what people want me to do at this point.
Today was Monster’s class Christmas party. I had to make a treat for her party. I ended up making rice crispy treats. No one ate them at all in the […]
We came to Hong Kong with very little to no Christmas decorations. We left them all in the US. Limited packing space and all that jazz. We decided that we […]
I’m not sure where we were supposed to go for the 10,000 Buddha Temple, but it wasn’t where we were that’s for sure.
So the idea of a school fair is something I am familiar with mostly because of my love for anime (yeah, I know, but I am neither weeaboo or otaku, I promise). It functions in much the same way as it is portrayed in Japanese media.
We thought about getting a turkey from the grocer in our compound, but I was under the impression I would be in school until late. I ended up getting out a little earlier than I thought. We took the kids to their favorite place to eat. Pizza Hut. Weird, right?