Friday, February 8, 2013

A Million Little Things

Slumberfest WM
 
 

"Friendship isn't a big thing - it's a million little things."
Unknown
 
 
Slumberfest WM - 2
 
Take 4 ten year olds girls and one 8 year old girl(little sister to Julia N.).
Add to that a weekend slumber party with their moms,
you end up with the "First Annual Slumberfest 2013."
Maybe it should have been called a gigglefest.
Grace and her Chinese sisters (all born in the Fuzhou, Jiangxi Province area)
and fellow travel group members, love getting together.
We make a priority in our lives to make this happen as often as we can
and hope to do it more frequently this year.
Next to these girls' relationship with each of their parents,
this important relationship is the longest they've had in their 10 years.
One we will continue to cherish and nurture.
 
I was the 'official' photographer of the weekend and here are some
of my favorite images.
The girls loved dancing Gangnam style, playing Minecraft on their ipods,
watching movies and of course eating.
Thank you Michelle for your hospitality and TLC!
 

Slumberfest Storyboard

10 kind words:

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Courtney said...

What a fun weekend. Beautiful girls. I think it is wonderful that you make this a priority and the girls will cherish this time together.

Number 6 and no more counting! said...

oh my gosh how cute! Did you all sleep over under one roof?

lea
xo

Jboo said...

Oh my word -- that is so sweet!! So much goodness and fun in one weekend! You are some lucky Mommas! :)

Happy Weekend!

Love Letters To China said...

You really captured the wonderful dynamic these girls shared while together. I think it's so great that you live so close to one another.

What beautiful girls....

xoxo

Gina @ Kleinworth & Co. said...

That sounds like so much fun!!! My girls would so love to do that.

Shay Ankerich said...

No words can describe the beauty in these photos. What a true blessing for the girls and your families!!! Precious! XO

Michelle said...

This looks like a perfect weekend, and as always your photography is beautiful!!

Kelleyn Rothaermel said...

That is so wonderful that the girls have each other! I love the little pancakes with happy faces! How fun!

kristinvald said...

OHhh....I love these moments when our travel group meets.

We also adopted from Fuzhou, Jiangxi in July 2005 so this summer the seven girls will be 9 years old ! We try to meet as often as we can and in October we all go together for a whole weekend and everybody (girls and parents) loooooves that weekend :-)

Hugs from another Fuzhou mom !
Kristín

 
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