Avatars

If you’ve been leaving comments on our blog, thank you. We love to read them. We would also love it if your picture showed up next to your comment–it makes it even more fun and makes it easier to tell who is commenting (particularly if your name is Kelly, Ashley, or Matt.) If you want…

Driver’s License

Today I got my driver’s license. As you might be able to tell from the picture I could have made my own with a printer and laminator and saved 90 Kina. But it probably would have been an obvious fake since I would have tried to get the lines straight and all the information inside…

Old Friends

Yesterday* we got to eat lunch with some friends of ours from our time in Missouri. They live here on the base full time because Mike is a pilot who flies people and supplies in and out of “bush” locations (in an helicopter.) Here we are enjoying a delicious meal: And here is their view…

The Flight(s)

We started our “adventure” by waking up at 3:30am on Monday. The picture below was taken by Harry as he dropped us off at GSP with our seven bags + one double-jogging-stroller to check and four carry-on bags + 4 “personal items” and a car seat. It was hard to tell the difference between carry-on…

Belle, The Swimmer

After a summer and a half of hesitancy, Belle finally overcame her fear, discarded her swimmies and started swimming. She’s no Ariel yet, but she has started. As soon as she realized she is capable of keeping herself from drowning, she couldn’t get enough of the two meter dog-paddle. She also tried jumping in from…