Gerbil & Family

When I was growing up, if I wanted to build something in the 7th grade, my options were so limited. But the students I teach these days have laser printers, laptops,...

Tingting found another of those great baby swim places near our home. So, today we took Leo for a half hour float. It was really rough at first as he cried...

No, the headphones were not on! Lol

Leo tried out his new-ish playpen For the first time today. He was a bit unsure what to do for a long time.

Leo took a selfie today, not sure if it’s his first…. kids these days! Lol

In my grade 7 Design classes, my students are designing and building LED USB night lights. Last year was the first time I taught this unit and I thought they made...

It’s quiet. Oh so quiet in Shanghai during the New Year, unless you go to the mega tourist spots. No, our neighborhood of Hongqiao was silent and deserted! The family got...

So today is New Year’s eve in China, and I decided to go out and play tourist. It was drizzly with a lot of overcast and a bit chilly, but a...

It’s amazing, but her 6 month maternity leave ended today. To make her feel better, I had flowers delivered and later, I personally took her Starbucks. 🙂

I have no idea how to cook most of these, and if I was braver, I might try….. Shanghai has such wild diversity of foods.