This weekend, we had the pleasure of having our friends from out of town visit us for the holidays! It was the first time we’ve been able to host them together in our home (since they were married just earlier this year,)and they were the sweetest guests! They played with the children, helped prepare for… Read More


There are very few things as exciting to a missionary kid as receiving a package from friends and family in the States. No matter how big or how small…When my girls learn that the delivery man has dropped off a box for them… instant wiggles, giggles, and squeals of delight ensue. But Christmas packages? Receiving… Read More


Last night, I was privileged to host the ladies of Grace Church in my home for our monthly ladies’ meeting! The winter months tend to be very busy for everyone due to the holidays and final exams. This usually causes our group to get a bit smaller. But that doesn’t keep us from having fun!… Read More


Decorating for Christmas: Decorating at Christmas can be a challenge when you live in a foreign country! You may find yourself either having to bring things over from the States or get creative and make them yourself… But that can make the holidays really fun! Especially if you’re the creative type!   Bringing things from… Read More


It’s amazing how fast we go from celebrating Thanksgiving to celebrating Christmas! For some, it starts right after the Thanksgiving meal comes to an end. For others, it’s the first of December… For our family, it’s usually the day after Thanksgiving. But this year we decided to wait until after our Thanksgiving service at church… Read More