What I Love: Two Years Old!

By |20 March 2014|

Dear Asher,

Today you’re 2 years old! It’s so fun to see your personality coming out more every day. You’re growing up, and Daddy and I love watching you grow.

Your language skills have taken off! In the last year, you went from confidently using sign language to trying to say new words and copy everything […]

Pancake Day!

By |12 March 2014|

When you live in a country other than your home country, you tend to pick up the traditions of your host country. Pancake Day is one of those fun traditions that Leon and I get into every year. Who doesn’t like pancakes? We usually have pancakes every couple of weeks for Sunday lunch, so […]

Reflections from my 3rd Trimester

By |5 March 2014|

It’s hard to believe that I’m here at 37 weeks at last! I can’t believe that (Lord willing) we’ll have our sweet baby in our arms by the end of the month! I know this trimester isn’t quite over yet, but I thought I’d go ahead and share because who knows what can happen […]

Enter: The Trying Twos

By |12 February 2014|

One of the “chores” we’ve taught Asher is putting the cutlery away in the drawer. It’s usually a slow process with a 22 month-old, but he does manage to get everything (mostly) in the right place. However the other day, Asher decided he wasn’t going to put any cutlery away without first putting each […]

{Five Minute Friday} Write

By |7 February 2014|

I think I’ve enjoyed writing for as long as I can remember. Well, as long as I don’t have to write a paper for school, that is. When I was a teenager, I found the best way to express my thoughts and feelings was to keep a journal. It was my friend when I couldn’t […]

When We have to Wade through Trials

By |3 February 2014|

So I never thought I’d get a spiritual lesson out of one of Asher’s favourite books, but here we are. I’m talking about We’re Going on a Bear Hunt over at Missionary Mom’s Companion today.

 

“We’re going on a bear hunt, we’re going to catch a big one.
What a beautiful day! We’re not scared.
Uh-uh, a […]