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Kristin’s recent blog post about Napkins.

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I just want to say a quick thank you to all of you who have been lifting us up over the last few weeks. So, Thank You! As I was filing the photo below, I realized that I had taken … Continue reading

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inspiration and harvest (bit early)

Sometimes inspiration doesn’t inspire when you thought it would. The photo below I took this past spring on one of our ventures to the mountain areas outside the city. At the time I was just trying to capture the interesting … Continue reading

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A fun day and a tiring day in the mountains.

Here is a video that I put together from our recent trip into the mountains.  

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Christmas is over

Christmas is over. Well, almost over. One more party. Tomorrow night we have 30-35 teachers (including significant others) from our language school here for a Latin Christmas party. Sort of. No dancing. No alcohol. Maybe I should say a redeemed version … Continue reading

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Adding pinyin to Han Zi

Finally, I have found a solution to this issue in Microsoft Word 2011 on Mac OS x Lion. Have you wanted to be abel to simply highlight characters and automatically add the pinyin on top?  Like below… 你好,我是一位留学生。 Do the … Continue reading

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Everyday we can look out from our balcony windows to the south and see the progress of the adjacent construction site. Thanks to a friend lending me his camera, here are a few photos from recent days.

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Ohio mornings

Here in Ohio we are staying at a country farmhouse when we are not with other people. The mornings and evenings are especially breathtaking here in this part of the country. We have seen deer, rainbows, and thunderstorms. These are … Continue reading

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Tomorrow we are moving from one house to another. 1km away. Keep us in your thoughts and prys. Will post pictures later.

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Happy New Year 2011!

Photos from New years eve–tubing with my son and friends! It was good to get out of the city and enjoy fresh air and snow. Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR. Blessings to everyone this new year! If you did not recently … Continue reading

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