Beating the Heat

I can’t speak for Elizabeth on this particular point, but I’m missing winter in South Carolina. I’m jealous as I see folks on facebook in jeans and coats. While it doesn’t get outrageously hot here outside, our house reaches 90 degrees for about five hours every afternoon thanks to the tin roof and lack of…

In Case You Missed It…

If you didn’t watch our video of Everett walking (or if you didn’t see Kelly Keever at Grace on Sunday,) you may not have heard, but Elizabeth is pregnant. Due October 3rd. And in other news… We both had a language evaluation about a week ago and each did well. We are “almost finished” with…

Valentine’s Ball

Friday the Junior class of the missionary-kid high school had a Valentine’s dinner (as a fund raiser.) The invitation said families were welcome so we decided to take the whole gang. I guess when you don’t have a dish washer and the restaurant selection in town isn’t that great, an event like this sounds pretty…

Mibu Round Up

Here are some pictures and details we didn’t have a chance to share while we were in Mibu (mostly because of our limited internet access.) Here are a few shots from the day we flew in: This is what an outhouse looks like in the villages. They have three walls and a great view off…

“Home” Again

I’m back with my family, though I hesitate to say I’m home. (It’s tough to know what to call “home” right now.) Nonetheless, I have returned safely with some valuable house building experience under my belt. Here is what the house looked like when I left along with two of the other guys who had…