12: Number of days until we leave for China.
44: Pounds allowed per suitcase for in-China flights (and we're limited to one suitcase each).
5 1/2: Number of hours' sleep I got last night (it was a good night for me!)
82: Number of squares collected for our One Hundred Good Wishes Quilt so far.
16 (or 17): Number of days until we hold Rachel Shu-Ting for the first time.
5: Number of days still to work before we leave.
3: Number of staff evaluations I have to complete before I can go.
16: Number of weeks I'm taking off work as family leave.
18: Number of quilt squares shy of 100 we are (If you haven't contributed, please do! If you
need help, e-mail me).
13 1/2: Hours it'll take us to fly to Beijing.
4: Number of electronic devices Lance is taking on the plane for entertainment or comfort (that's not counting the camera and camcorder).
9: Number of days before Cyrus goes to Aunt Gloria's house.
Unknown: Number of days before Gloria gives him back.
0: Number of days until Rachel's 10-month birthday (Happy birthday, Ting Ting!).