Yearly Archives: 2014

summer fun

It’s been a lovely long summer in the US for us, filling up on classic summer activities from day camps to camping, and everything in between including swimming, tubing, boating, s’mores, (a LOT of) popsicles, catching fireflies, blueberry picking, BBQ and bonfires. These images were taken during our first attempt as a family to go camping […]

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afternoon tea at hilton hongqiao

As a special birthday outing for my oldest, I took her for afternoon tea last weekend.  Shanghai has quite a few choices for afternoon tea, and after much online research, we ended up at the Hilton Hongqiao.  Their afternoon tea is currently running a “Grandma’s Secret Sweets Cabinet” theme.  We were served a scrumptious variety of […]

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a first | shanghai baby photographer

Our littlest one recently turned one!  This year has gone by so quickly.  He is such a great delight to our family. These yellow rapeseed flowers 油菜花 bloom every year in China, and every year, I have great aspirations to get some good photo shoots among the fields of yellow flowers- but every year, I seem […]

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