29 08, 2019

The 9th Chinese-Western Couple…..

2019-08-29T17:28:41+00:00August 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Okay, we weren't the 9th Chinese-Western couple in the history of the world, but we were the 9th to apply for a marriage certificate in the province of Hubei, China.  The obstacles still seem insurmountable when I look back on it, but the fact is, we did manage to get our marriage certificate and actually became husband and wife back [...]

21 08, 2019

Sweet and Bitter Childhood Home

2019-08-29T17:13:11+00:00August 21st, 2019|China, Expatriate, Faith, Uncategorized, Writing|

I suppose it's not a spoiler to say that the book leaves off where the rest of our lives begin.  Yes, we go to America.  At one point, we decide to go back to China.  More on that much, much later. But you have to know WHY we went back and this picture is part of it. This is William's [...]

11 09, 2018

We are All Transformers

2018-09-11T19:51:17+00:00September 11th, 2018|Education, financial security, fitness, Great Wall Half Marathon, health, Life Lessons, Self-Help, Self-Improvement, transformations, Uncategorized, Women|

I still don't know if this is the greatest word for it, but I'm a transformer.  No, not the one you're thinking of, but to move from one form of something to another, to make that transition, is to transform, right?  It's more than just a transition, and it's beyond simple change.  When we transform, we are still "us", but [...]