Replacing an iPhone part based on Google research and a YouTube video—not the AppleCare I had in mind.
Today Hoku and I built a stand for his coffee-gin* (an annual harvest-time procedure.)
*I don’t know what this machine is actually called, but it seems like something Eli Whitney would like.
Our neighbors just got a baby! It is so exciting! Another family who lives just over the hill from us had their 6th baby this weekend and they don’t want 6 kids, so they gave one away to Hoka and Gabi! They, and we, are all very excited. Hoka and Gabi had one child 15 or…
Missionary skills: hanging a windsock atop a 25 foot pole at the airstrip in the wind.
Together with two veteran missionaries and a handful of Menyan men, Wes and I spent last week writing four primers for our upcoming literacy program. Dianne and Annette, literacy consultants who have completed literacy programs in their own tribes and helped numerous others do the same, walked us step by step through the process of the tried and true method.
Elizabeth’s favorite day of Jan/Feb: the day the plane brings Christmas cards from home.
Driving the 4wheeler home from the airstrip I kept feeling/hearing a knocking. Upon inspection, I found the frame broken all the way through on one side. That’s not a big deal, right?
We killed our first homegrown chicken today—not much meat. Anyone know a good local source for chicken antibiotics and steroids?
This weekend Elizabeth learned from a couple ladies that the local treatment for intestinal worms is drinking a little kerosene.