Tag Archives: life in the desert

summer happenings

I refuse to give up on this blog, even though I am possibly the worst blogger ever. Seriously. Lots has happened since my last update…and my last update wasn’t even up to date. Geeze. Here we go: ::4th of July … Continue reading

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Mr. Hashel

Drew met Hashel last time we lived here. I love this guy and his family. He is super hospitable and always asks us to bring people to his house and farm in a village 20 minutes outside our town. It … Continue reading

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april and may

I just looked at my calendar and realized it is the end of May. The end of May! How did that happen? Here is the past month…er, two months, in review. The girls had their ballet recital. It was adorable. … Continue reading

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visiting

As we sat here waiting for my friends to come visit I went over a mental checklist to make sure everything was ready: coffee in a thermos and espresso cups- check dates- check a bowl of water to wash hands … Continue reading

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haze

We have had a horrible haze sitting in the air for over a week now. It is windy, dusty, and hasn’t rained in a looong time. Wait…this sounds like another town we have lived in…we can really pick ’em. Anyway, … Continue reading

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a good day.

Has it really been a month since we did a visa hop? I guess it has, the months are flying by! While we wait patiently ¬†for our residence visas, we have visas that last one month. That means that every … Continue reading

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first visitors

Friends, I’m going to be honest- we are limping along here! Has it really been five weeks since our friends came to visit? I have been intending to post- but we have been sick.sick.sick. Lots of fevers, lots of coughing, … Continue reading

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a short list

1. Keadryn and Sayla started Ms. Brittany’s ballet class. They have been looking forward to it for a year and it did not disappoint. They LOVE it and I think they are the cutest ballerinas I have ever seen. Can’t … Continue reading

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stroll on the beach

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wadi wadi wadi

Don’t you just love that word? We went out to a wadi again (remember that means valley, and this time, we did find water!) with some of our best friends that we have missed dearly since we were all in … Continue reading

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