gift from japan

when he was just a little boy, my husband’s family hosted an exchange student from japan. she became close friends with them, especially his older sister and they’ve visited over the years.

recently, i had the good fortune to meet her for the first time. she was very lovely and kind.

she brought karl a pair of pajamas! she says the pattern is called “daruma” and means good fortune or victory.

{karl also received a xylophone from nicaragua, but i’ll tell you about that soon!}

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Jan says:

    Wow, Karl is sure growing. I guess that's a good idea! Love the pajamas, such a great gift, good fortune or victory, you can't go wrong.

  2. thank you janice 😀 he's 35" tall at 21 months!

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