Produce Deliveries

While I don’t expect that we will be able to enjoy the variety of fresh produce here in Menya that we were in Goroka, I don’t think we will ever be lacking bananas! We have had someone come by just about every day to sell us bananas.  Considering how Sylvie goes through them, I don’t…

Thanksgiving Again

As Joseph explained in our last post, Thanksgiving is not a holiday here.  Some of you are probably thinking “well of course not!” but it only seems strange to me because right now we are on a mission base and most of the people here are Americans, so to me it seems they might at…

Conference

Sorry we haven’t posted in a while.  We have been crazy busy!  Here is part of the reason why. This weekend was our annual conference. This is a time for all of the NTM missionaries in our area (There are three different areas in PNG) who live in the bush to come out here to…

Science Class

There is a sure advantage to living in PNG when it comes to science class. I decided our topic of study for the week should be grasshoppers since we see them all the time and we recently read about a swarm of them in a Little House book. I asked Daddy to grab a few…

Banana Pancakes

We get a lot of questions about what we eat over here, so at the request of Ashley Boodram, I am going to periodically blog about some recipes that we like. Today I am going to share with you a new favorite: banana syrup.  I have Ashley’s recipe for pancakes, so it seemed fitting that…