Australian Adventures

We have been in Australia for one week now.  It has definitely surpassed all expectations!!  When we began dreaming about this trip many many months ago it seemed impossible…it was … Continue Reading →


Visitors from afar…

True story….there once were some great friends who lived very near when they were newly married couples.  They spent copious amounts of time together, ate together, worked together and played … Continue Reading →


Around here….

Around here we have the privilege of hosting a team youth from New Zealand for a 10 day missions trip.  I was incredibly skeptical about hosting them (nothing new there) … Continue Reading →


16 years….wow!!

I can’t believe it…we have been married for 16 years today.  What a fun day that was as our families gathered together, a joining of north and south 🙂 and … Continue Reading →


Tropical Living

There are many romantic notions, many of which I subscribed to prior to the reality, about tropical living….I pictured the beach, the palm trees, the clean tile, the warm breezes. … Continue Reading →


Around here…

Around here we are thankful for Julie who came to visit us for 2 months.  She is a member care ‘expert’ (I only put that in quotation marks for her … Continue Reading →


Visitors from Canada

It was with such great anticipation we took our first ever ‘Fiji holiday’ and had Adam’s dad, Jim and his lovely wife Joan come and stay with us.  It was … Continue Reading →


Birthday week!!

So, something exciting has happened….I had a birthday!!  I had a whole birthday week….as is our family tradition!!  The boys did a great job at taking care of my every … Continue Reading →


One Little word

I love the new year, a fresh start and a reason to try new things.  I used to really not like new year’s.  I would grieve that things will not … Continue Reading →


One year ago today…

So….it was one year ago today we arrived safely in our new land, ready to take on the world. From leaving Canada to arriving in Fiji, we went from -40 to … Continue Reading →