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Happy Families have Biblical financial habits
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Been researching how financial habits can improve. The Bible actually has a lot to say about finances which I’ve been cross-checking and then presented to Harvest Fellowship in Feb 2014. Audio and Video (slides + audio) are presented below. If you can not see this chirbit, listen to it here http://chirb.it/xJILH4 Happy Families have Biblical […]

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year
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From our family to yours – have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. * View all Flickr Images in their native resolution

Vivi turns 1!
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Vivian Nora turned 1 this week. The 24th was the actual birthday but we celebrated all week. Had the grandparents over from America and enjoyed their company in London, Brighton and around town. On Sunday, we dedicated Vivi at Harvest. A great way to end the birthday week. NEW! Watch the Vivian Walks video. * […]

Brighton, UK
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Day out with the grandparents in Brighton, UK. * View all Flickr Images in their native resolution The last time we visited Brighton it was just Ningning and myself. * View all Flickr Images from that prior trip (You need to be a Flickr family member to view.)

San Francisco 2013
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My company (GWRE) brings together all professional services employees once a year. The whole family traveled with me to San Francisco, CA, USA for a week of meetings and family time. Got to connect again with Toshi (from Japan) and many co-workers which I only see once a year. Took an afternoon and went to […]

Vivian on the move!
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Vivian is now a crawling and toddling little girl. Yes, calling it walking might be an extreme. But she is really close! * Youtube link to the video

Surrey vs Kent Cricket at the Kia Oval
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Watched the FLt20 game between the Kent Spitfires and Surrey at the Kia Oval. The Kent Spitfires “attempted to sabotage Surrey’s bid to make the Friends Life t20 quarter-finals.” No love. Surrey won by 5 wickets although it appeared Kent might pull it off. The match went down to the last over. Video highlights are […]

Surrey Lavender Fields
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UPDATED for 2013. Seems the Mayfield Lavender farm is becoming a yearly July visit for our family. We first found the place in 2012 while living in Surrey, UK. Ningning was 7 months pregnant on our first visit. One year later, almost to the day!, we stopped back by the lavender farm this year with […]

Florida Summer ’13
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Traveled back to Florida, USA to see family and friends. Vivian got to play with gma and the great grandparents! * View all the Images in their native resolution

Bath, UK
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Bath, United Kingdom is about 100 miles west of London. Ningning, Vivian and I holidayed there 2 days, 1 night in late May. Was an enjoyable, short getaway to see a very old and historic part of Britain. From wikipedia: “The city was first established as a spa with the Latin name, Aquae Sulis (“the […]

Tilly Turns One
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Vivi’s friend, Tilly B, celebrated her first birthday today. * View all Flickr Images in their native resolution

Ham House
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The Ham House (Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 7RS) is a “unique 17th-century treasure trove”, says the National Trust. The home was envisioned by Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart and has “survived war, fashion and neglect to retain a uniquely mysterious aura. One of a series of grand houses and palaces alongside the River Thames, Ham […]

London 360 Pano
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From The Register: “British Telecom has released a world record-breaking panoramic photo of the city taken from the top of the BT Tower. The 320 gigapixel snap is made up of 48,640 individual frames shot over three days using four Canon EOS 7D cameras. According to BT, it’s the first time that an image of […]

Budapest, Hungary
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Traveled to Budapest for 5 nights. Stayed at the Le Méridien Budapest and explored the city – both sides – Buda and Pest. * View all the Images in their native resolution Top of Gellert Hill which was named after Saint Gerard (statue, background) who was thrown to death from the hill Looking out over […]

Quebec House
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Went exploring today in Westerham, Kent. We had passed through this little town on the way to other National Trust properties and always had the desire to return. Took an afternoon lunch at WinYip Chinese restaurant and then drove over. The drive is short from Croydon area at just around 30 minutes. Westerham has a […]

Vivian is Growing Up!
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Wow. Near six months have past since Vivian was born. She now has incredible leg strength, can track to your voice and recognizes faces. Her hand motor skills are rapidly improving – week by week we see major change. Now, almost half a year later, we see a ‘little toddler’ in Vivi! Enjoy the montage […]

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