Category Archives: Kristin’s Korner

Malia’s entrance exam

(Written by Kristin) Thank you for those of you who have responded to our petition to p-ay for Malia’s entrance exam to elementary school. That day was a normal day in China for us which means we had no idea … Continue reading

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Foreign kid in Chinese school

As foreigners in China we hear horror stories of foreign kids’ experiences in Chinese school. The mildest response being “I just don’t like it” to stories of being publically shamed in class because you flunked a test by a few … Continue reading

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Thoughts

Hi, friends! This is from Kristin. Signing on to add a few recent thoughts. We have lots of material that we could be and would love to share on here, but don’t. I haven’t written a newsletter in about three … Continue reading

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A post from Kristin

Below is a link that Kristin recently posted. Enjoy. It is really life. By the way? Are you on our newsletter list? Please email me if not and I can make it happen. Kristin blog post of REAL life. Malia … Continue reading

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Christmas 2010

Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. This year we chose to celebrate Christmas Latin style. It was exhausting, but so much fun! We fed the kids early in the evening—peanut butter and jelly! They got a few fun gifts out of their … Continue reading

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Kai’s NFL teams

If you received our newsletter in the past 24 hours I promised we’d post the answers to Kai’s newly renamed NFL teams. I think that we should approach the NFL about some of these names; they’re pretty good! (If you … Continue reading

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b-day

The Wife: Kristin is 33. (Click here for pics)

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Easter

I woke up this morning with the sun. Thought about what it was like for the women going to the tomb. Over 2000 years ago they were in the “depths of despair”. This morning I was ecstatic reading the passages … Continue reading

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the wife’s 2 cents

So here is my wifes 2 cents on some past events. Kevin

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Celebrating Christmas

Our friends from Ohio wanted to send us a few things for Christmas. I gave a few suggestions (always too many, I’m afraid) and about a month later we received our Christmas not from the North Pole, but from Ohio. … Continue reading

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