Monthly Archives: September 2011

Adoption News

We received news of an upcoming meeting in Ethiopia. As most of you know, our kids were moved back to their “home” region mid July. Because of politics and money flow, hundreds of kids were moved around to different homes. … Continue reading

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Back to school I go. . .

Two weeks ago, R, T, C, and I went back to school, language school. Language study is important to the work we do here and I am thankful for the opportunity to learn. Two hours a day, four days a … Continue reading

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The Power of a Thankful Heart

Other than special events, helping out during busy days, and tasting recipes, I don’t work in the kitchen. They are self-sufficient or at least they were. Our head chef, who had been with us from the beginning, was moving away … Continue reading

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A Few Reasons Why I Love Homeschooling

1. Parent-Teacher conferences are easy to arrange, there’s very little disagreement involved, and it often includes quiet time at my favorite coffee         shop.

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A Fun Twist

Change and saying goodbye is usually bitter-sweet. That is the way we felt when our head chef told us she would be leaving the restaurant and moving. She had been a part of Gina’s Place since the beginning and was … Continue reading

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