Life in Laos through the lens of a diplomatic wife raising twin toddlers.

Tag Archives: mother of twins

$5 Helps Save 2 Lives

It is not often that I solicit donations for fundraising campaigns but sometimes there are causes and places and people that tug on that call to duty of giving voice … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 2 Comments

The Most Precious Thing Of All

Celebrating four of our birthdays within three days is pretty special. It already amazes me immensely that we’ve all come together into this life with one another, then add to … Continue reading

November 28, 2012 · 9 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreaming – USA

I know nothing about long exposures, the technique for this week’s theme, but I do know about dreaming and the two little dreams that came true… To add your own … Continue reading

July 13, 2012 · 22 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer – Mexico

It’s definitely summer when you can blow up a kiddie pool and entertain the kids for an entire afternoon. They are just so happy being in a different play environment, … Continue reading

May 25, 2012 · 15 Comments

Preparing for 36 Dreaded Hours

I want to apologize for posting only pictures without much narrative recently. It seems like all of a sudden my brain has decided to devote itself solely to getting the … Continue reading

May 17, 2012 · 6 Comments

“DiploTwins” Blog

I’ve had ideas on the back burner for my newly-launched DiploTwins Blog for some time now, but a comment my husband made earlier today about how I should start a … Continue reading

May 6, 2012 · Leave a comment

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unfocused – Mexico

An unfocused image focused on love. Sometimes I’m disappointed when pictures don’t come out focused and a lot of my photos of the kids aren’t because they move so fast. … Continue reading

May 4, 2012 · 8 Comments

Weekly Photo Challenge: Together – USA

I don’t think I appreciated what “togetherness” really meant until now as I watch my twins growing up. Although they each have their own personalities and preferences, they are connected … Continue reading

April 27, 2012 · 22 Comments

Life On the Border – Mexico

When we lived in Ciudad Juarez most of my photos were taken at home, around my neighborhood, across the border in El Paso, or on trips away. I have practically … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · 12 Comments


Sometimes viewing the backstage of events can be interesting, too, or maybe I’m just seeking some comfort from missing out on main events due to my family life which dictates … Continue reading

April 18, 2012 · 7 Comments

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