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We used the spray-on sunscreen.  I used it on David and I laughed hysterically yesterday when Rich showed me this picture he took of Dave’s back yesterday at the track: 671 more words


Help us get settled!

Recently Mike and Jodi Shaheen (FCA DR) alerted us to a missionary family that is moving back to the States. This family offered us the option to purchase some of their furniture to help us get settled and save us some money. 111 more words

Hello, world: Strangers are people too

As I climb the stairs leaving the subway station in East Harlem and begin to emerge on the street level, I am surrounded by noise. There are sirens blaring on what seems to be every side, there are police officers standing at the exit. 604 more words


A Few More #littlevoices

I published the first #littlevoices post Monday and following that I was kindly provided some quotes from friends children which I have compiled here. Children really are the funniest of people. 195 more words

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Caoimhe's Story - A Guest Post

I love going through the children’s school copies at the end of the year, in particular the English one, where they’ll have a catalogue of stories written, some I will have read before, others I will have missed. 281 more words

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Little Voices

Do you ever think you should keep a little diary of all the funny things your children say? I often have, but it has always only been a fleeting thought, until now. 186 more words


Welcome to New York: Strangers becoming family, a strange city becoming home

It’s a funny thing, to get on a plane and fly across the country to live with a group of almost strangers and serve in a city that you’ve never been to. 343 more words