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Observations upon returning to the U.S. of A.

After being in Belize for a year, my husband and I recently returned to the U.S. for a trip back “home.” Here are some of my observations: 1. Everything is air-conditioned and freezing.  I have always had a low tolerance … Continue reading

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It has been several months since I’ve written. I can justify by saying that I had moved to a foreign country and was going through a difficult time (which is true), that the internet was frustrating here (oh, it is), … Continue reading

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Beginning Again

I apologize for not posting recently, but packing up and moving to a new country made it very difficult to do the writing I wanted to do! And now, here I am in Belize. A new space, a new house, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day

Ever since I can remember, my family has celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with zeal. We wore green, we drank green milk, we ate corned beef and cabbage & Irish Soda Bread from my great-grandma Catherine’s recipe, we listened to Irish … Continue reading

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A New View: the Story of Ruth

This past weekend, my husband and I were visiting my sister and went to her church. The pastor was completing a series on the Biblical story of Ruth, and since it had been a while since I’d read the story, … Continue reading

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