Monthly Archives: January 2010

sitting in jail

Last night I left this status on Facebook before going to bed: If we were sitting in jail and you could only say four words to me, what would you say? Here are all the responses that I have received … Continue reading

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On the Wings of Heroes

Some people run, others play video games, and I read kid’s novels. Reading is my way to unwind. Today I finished On the Wings of Heros by Richard Peck. It was an amazing book. I first heard about Richard Peck … Continue reading

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Week 14

This was a few days ago.At Bible study Sunday night, someone told Tasha that she was starting to show. Someone else that night brought maternity clothes that they are going to loan to Tasha. We are very well cared for.

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Clues

I’ve waited to tell my students that I was pregnant until yesterday. But rather than just tell them, I started by giving them a clue every hour or so. It started yesterday afternoon and took until 2:00 today for them … Continue reading

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Traveling Home

Afghanistan: We started our afternoon off by traveling through the crazy traffic were there are no lines on the road. Once we got to the airport, just around the first block, all of the men had to exit the van … Continue reading

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Things I’ll Miss and Things I Won’t Miss

Things I’ll Miss:1. Getting to hear Sherry’s laugh and Perry’s word puns daily.2. Meeting new friends.3. Playing Nerts with new friends.4. Clear days that allow you to see the mountains most of the time.5. Watching Perry interact with his staff.6. … Continue reading

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Traditional Afghan Dinner

Here is the spread…We sat on toshaks (floor cushions) and ate over a mat.Perry likes the green peppers. Here they call french fries “chips”. The fruit was very nice. This dish was a dumpling with bean garnish. Oh, these flat … Continue reading

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