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Winter Solstice

Since Spring is nearly upon us, I wanted to touch on what we did on the Winter Solstice.  West Woods (which I mentioned in my previous post) had a celebration in honor of it and we decided to go check it out.  65 more words


Christmas in Peru

I know February has already arrived, and our dreams of fireside chats, chocolate fudge, fuzzy pajamas, and candlelit tables are long gone, lost in the routine and regularity life. 1,243 more words


Week 20:Does pregnancy make you an introvert?

A month and a half before we were headed to Italy for the holidays, we found out that one of my husband’s relatives decided to have their child’s baptism on Christmas Day.  676 more words

42 Im Dol Strasse (Part 2)

The following Monday morning an Army bus picked Eleanor and me up right outside our front gate and took us to our new school, the Thomas A. 1,475 more words

Growing Up An Army Brat

A Different Christmas...and January 7th. #notAFanOfTheFlu

Well, this “January 7th” went a totally different direction than we had planned…and I’m honestly trying to be “ok” with it (but I’m not there yet). 775 more words


Christmas 2017

Happy New Year!

Back in October, or November, I intended to share a little about how our family is adjusting to life with two little ones. 709 more words


Day 32: Operation Karma

Today we had NO PLANS which was a wonderful feeling. However we did have an important mission we’d decided to undertake. When we’d been researching where to spend Christmas we’d discovered a tradition where kids would come into central Cusco, from the communities and receive little presents from people more fortunate than them. 524 more words