From the girls

One of our very favorite things about being in PNG is the puppies!  Mommy and Daddy didn’t tell us we would get to have puppies living near us!  One of the guard dogs here on the mission base had puppies before we got here and they live right beside us!  We love to go visit…

Laundry

Laundry is a little different here.  It is definitely more of a process.  We are using what they call a “twin tub” washing machine, which, coincidentally, has 2 tubs.  One tub is for washing and the other is for spinning. To wash, I run water from a hose into the tub on the left and…

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…

Hardest Thing

The hardest thing about moving (so far) has been our kids not being on their normal sleep schedule.  That has made for tired, grumpy, whiny, kids!  Naps went well today and the kids actually stayed up past 6 pm tonight, so we are praying for a full night’s sleep!  Maybe our second week here will…

Grocery Shopping (Part 2)

After visiting the 2 stores the other day, we went to the local market.  It was so great!  Fruits and veggies here are way cheaper than the things at the grocery store.  It seems so backwards, since in the US fruits and veggies are more expensive.  So I guess we will be eating more fruits…

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…