Category Archives: Kids

Wow!

Yesterday Jonah came home from school and shared that one of his music teacher’s has been to Cameroon.  My first thought was he must of misunderstood and she really said Cameron, MO.  We live in a small town and usually … Continue reading

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Tracks

As I was shoveling snow and trying to chip at the underlying ice, I came across some footprints left in the snow by a bird.  I like seeing undisturbed tracks like the birds or like our cat’s pawprints in the … Continue reading

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By Candlelight

When we lived in Cameroon our electricity would shut off randomly – sometimes for a short amount of time and other times for 24+ hours.  We always kept candles, matches and flashlights stationed throughout the house.  When the electricity would … Continue reading

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It’s Beginning to Look a lot like Winter

The boys haven’t seen snow in five years and have been anxiously awaiting snow.  This morning Jonah was bouncing off the walls because he saw snow outside.  He couldn’t wait to bundle up and go out.  I enjoy how excited … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas!!!!  We are filled to the brim with blessings!  This year we celebrated Christmas with family for the first time since 2008. It was great being able to attend the Christmas Eve service at our church and the community … Continue reading

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Through a Child’s Eye

In some ways after years of living outside our passport country, returning is a bit like seeing it for the first time through a child’s eye.  David and I have always enjoyed Christmas lights and displays.  He was on a … Continue reading

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Ornament Traditions

David grew up making homemade ornaments for the family Christmas tree.  When he was in the US Air Force, he wanted to decorate his dorm room and wanted homemade ornaments to decorate his Christmas tree.  I made ornaments for him … Continue reading

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