A Thousand Words

A picture is worth a thousand words, right? It's been so long since I visited here, I have no idea where to start. It's not been a slow, cozy winter, but one of trying to fit everything in before … [Read more...]

Winner! Nepali handicraft

We have a winner of the Nepali handicraft giveaway. Congrats, Cindy! she said, "one of our traditions is - a family sleepover in the living room the night we open our gifts." I loved reading … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Nepali Handicraft

In anticipation of leaving for the United States this weekend, our family has decided to do something fun. A giveaway! We are back in Chiang Mai a little over a week now, and it feels amazing to be … [Read more...]

A Great Awakening

Our internship in Nepal was a tremendous time of blessing and challenges. We saw the hand of the Lord at work in so many ways and stood in awe of the overwhelming majesty of His creation. We feel so … [Read more...]

Memories of a Happy Trip

We've been home from Pokhara a whole week now, so it's time I get some photos up here on the blog of those white-capped mountains. It really was all that people have said it would be: the mountains … [Read more...]

Here in Pokhara

We've reached Pokhara this afternoon around 1 PM, after a rather uneventful 7 hour journey. We started out bright and early at 6 AM, thinking it would be at least 10 hours on the road, hoping to reach … [Read more...]

Picture Post

A day trip to Bhaktapur. Making new friends. Bamboo swings during festival. Hosting Guests. Time spent with my sister and open-air market shopping. Serving Chinese food to hungry IGo students (all … [Read more...]

the Bridge

We crossed this swaying contraption today:I understand now why they call it a suspense-ion bridge. I looked at Matt and said "I guess this is what it means to 'walk by faith'". He grinned back at me … [Read more...]

Choosing Here: Nepal

We've been here all of 2 weeks now, and it's getting easier with each passing day. I can't really put into words how I felt descending into Kathmandu, seeing all the little cracker-box houses of all … [Read more...]

Road Trip

We took a road trip this last weekend (aka, border run). Our very last one here in Thailand! Or at least for the foreseeable future. :) We passed the time driving through the mountains listening to … [Read more...]