"When you change the way you see things, the things you see change." - Author Unknown




On Sunday, BT excitedly started her journey of SSP in Biochemistry at Purdue University. It's a 39-day residential science program. It would be a prelude to her college life next year - a practice, for BT and me.


Native to the regions in South America, pitaya (also called dragon fruit) is amazingly great for your health! Its benefits include:

  • Immune booster
  • Digestion helper
  • Diabetes treatment and prevention
  • Heart-healthy
  • Anti-aging
  • Potential Cancer Prevention
I was excited to put this colorful and salubrious fruit on the kitchen table, but ... Uh oh! It turned out the only human who enjoyed it was me :(((

Express Yourself!

This is her first time participating in such an event, although she has been writing poems for many years. She was awarded 3rd place in the Cincinnati Teen Poetry Contest.

CONGRATULATIONS my dear BT!!! I hope you continues to do what you love to do, poetry, drawings, music along with your favorite anatomy and biology stuff... Remember to enjoy the beautiful things in life and express yourself!

Have a wonderful time!

BT and I were having a restful weekend here while her dad was checking out the Bird's Nest on the other side of the earth... Have a wonderful time!

Bye-bye, my senior buddies!

Staying up late in the night, BT made scrapbook pages indefatigably for her senior Science Olympiad teammates before school ended last week.

Our Trip to Colorado

It looks like BT was having a wonderful time with her friends on the trip...

The 2018 Science Olympiad National Tournament Opening Ceremony in CSU's Moby Arena on May 18.

MHS Science Olympiad Team placed 2nd at the National Tournament on May 19, 2018 at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. CONGRATULATIONS!!!

Above, BT and her partners were awarded a crystal trophy for placing 1st in Anatomy & Physiology and scholarships for placing 1st in Microbe Mission. WOW!!! YAAAYYYYYYY!!!

The view of Rocky Mountains at Estes Park.

Fly with Otis

The Chronicle

Got a copy of this school newspaper. It looks so cool, doesn't it? I really like the expression of the kids :) Wish them a beautiful trip and good luck for the coming national tournament @CSU (Colorado State University)!!

Happy Mom's Day!

Despite her busy days of grinding for the scioly nationals, she still did this for me yesterday. I was deeply touched by her sweetness and tender heart. THANK YOU, my dear BT! Wish all moms have enjoyed a happy Mother's day.

Farewell Dad

(Above, some of his paintings by BT's grandpa.)

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