Collin and Kristin came into town this weekend for Mother’s Day. On Saturday, we decided to take a family hike to Machine Gun Falls.
A lot has happened that I want to take the time to write about: our celebration Sunday welcoming back our family and the Smiths, how the kids have been dealing with our return, how Greg and I are processing this…Continue Reading →
I haven’t written a blog post since returning to the states. Our lives seemed like they were in the midst of chaos before we left Peru, and I can’t say that it’s gotten much better. I have several stories that…Continue Reading →
As I sat in Wednesday night Bible class for the first time, and everyone began turning to the reading, I found that all my Bible apps were set to Spanish. While I changed my preferences, the conversation moved on without…Continue Reading →
After a long search, I can’t find the words. After all these years, maybe there are already enough words between us. All I know to say at this moment is that we shared a road no one else did. You said…Continue Reading →
I wanted to list the places that have become special to Greg and me in Arequipa. We didn’t get to take a ton of date nights, but when we did, we would usually go to one of these places. Some…Continue Reading →
When we moved to Arequipa in 2008, we found an apartment that was “almost ready.” “Almost ready” turned into six weeks. If you know Greg at all, it won’t surprise you at all that he had to have… a coffee…Continue Reading →
Every tear I have cried in our final days represents a hundred smiles over the past six years. And those are the memories I want to keep close to my heart in this final week that approaches. It is fitting…Continue Reading →