She can eat with chopsticks! We are so proud! We got special training chopsticks in Chinatown (can't figure out how to do the rubber band trick for attaching them), and Bella works very hard to eat with the chopsticks.
This is a blog site for the adoption journey of Isabella Youlan Minmao, as written by her parents, Jeff and Andrea. Isabella was adopted from Tonggu, Jiangxi Province in China on May 9th, 2005. She was born February 25th, 2004, and was 14 months old when we met her.
Jeff is owner and winemaker for a small winery, Santa Cruz Mountain Vineyard (see link below).
Andrea is a reference librarian.