Monthly Archives: October 2018

“To Be Happy”

“To Be Happy”

Drew went out running early with Soren and Mindi and I went out walking which provided all of us with the most gorgeous sunrise over …

 

Oh Galilee!

Oh Galilee!

After a night of rain, the great city of Jerusalem felt fresh and renewed as we bid farewell and headed down to Galilee. As we …

 

Christmas in October

Christmas in October

Christmas music filled our little hotel room when Drew and I returned from our morning run. Today we were celebrating the birth of our Savior …

 

The Eternal City

The Eternal City

Book club the weekend before we left……”Black Beauty”. I just had to snap a shot of Lily adoring Luke at Drew’s volleyball tournament. Someday I will …

 

We love the Fishes!

We love the Fishes!

Within hours of Mike returning home on Monday we finally got word from the Fishes of the devastation in Panama City Beach Florida.  As stake …

 

Houston We Have a Problem

Houston We Have a Problem

Thursday-In order to save money on our whirlwind tour we had purchased the Houston Pass and we were in a conundrum as to how we …

 

Houston

Houston

After an endless day of flying and delays we arrived in Houston where Mike had board meetings and a conference for UCAOA.  Our 1a arrival …

 

Windmills and Canals in the Country

Windmills and Canals in the Country

I had dreamed of us riding our bikes through green countryside’s dotted with windmills and along canals and waterways decorated with flowers and picturesque houseboats. …

 

Conference Sunday in Ghent

Conference Sunday in Ghent

Conference Sunday is always one of my favorites and it was unusual to not enjoy our traditional conference rituals as conference wouldn’t …

 

From Flanders Fields to Dunkirk

From Flanders Fields to Dunkirk

As early as we could manage to drag ourselves out of our amazing beds and pull ourselves away from the free lounge breakfast we set …

 

Country or City?

Country or City?

The beautiful countryside of the Netherlands called to us as did the art and history of the capitol city of Amsterdam.  Torn, we aggressively divided …

 

City Day

City Day

Today we slept in to try to compensate for yesterday and then drove into Amsterdam and wandered all through the beautiful canals and bridges.  What …

 

The Netherlands

The Netherlands

An airline debacle of epic proportions in July (Norwegian Air has become “he who shall not be named” at our house) ended with us having …