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Carrie W
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Back in the saddle
Phew. It's been a crazy journey to get to...well...today. Just to clear up any confusion, our family is BACK in Zambia. For those who didn't know, we WERE in the States from September to the end of January. It was a blessed time of absolute craziness but al...
Back in the saddle
Back in the saddle
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Wow. It's embarrassing to break this silence. It's been too long and it feels awkward. So, just pretend I haven't taken a blogging hiatus for almost a year and act like this is the most natural thing in the world...And while we are pretending, imagine we ar...
Diamond in the Rough
Diamond in the Rough
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Green Roofs and Village Life
Five years ago, our kids were 8, 7, 6 and 4. We were invited
to an orphan awareness event at our good friends’ house. Many rooms of the
house were set up to help the kids who were there visualize what life is like
for an orphan. Most of the activity centere...
Green Roofs and Village Life
Green Roofs and Village Life
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I suppose there have been hundreds of posts and articles written about how fast kids grow up and being too busy to spend time with them.  And yet, somehow, the whirlwind of life sucks us in and blinds us to what we know to be true.  Kids grow up too fast an...
Diamond in the Rough
Diamond in the Rough
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Overwhelm
To affect (someone)
strongly To cause (someone)
to have too many things to deal with To defeat (someone
or something) completely To overspread or
crush beneath something violent and weighty, that covers or encompasses the
whole It seems an eternity has pass...
Overwhelm
Overwhelm
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Farm Friday
Having a new bed former arrive early this year was really exciting. The farm is moving forward in the area of mechanization! We will be able to form amazingly awesome beds this year....or so we thought... This rainy season has been one of the strangest on r...
Farm Friday
Farm Friday
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Flat Stanley in Zambia
Maybe some of you have heard of Flat Stanley and his adventures. If not, let me explain. Flat Stanley is a children's book about a boy he gets flattened by a bulletin board. A little gruesome I know but lots of children's things are actually somewhat fright...
Flat Stanley in Zambia
Flat Stanley in Zambia
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rainy season ramblings
Even though it is rainy season here, the past week has been sunny and hot. We expect the rains to come fast and furious again soon.  In the meantime, here's a glimpse in to our world after a deluge hits. The rains come quickly and dump more than you can ima...
rainy season ramblings
rainy season ramblings
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Who Needs Walmart?
While my brother Jedd, his wife Marsha and their family
were here, we visited the marketplace in town. The market is huge. It stretches
over several city blocks. Within its depths you can find everything from
toothbrushes to suitcases, plumbing parts to ava...
Who Needs Walmart?
Who Needs Walmart?
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wild animals we have known (and found): Guest Blogger!
Hi. Today you will be hearing from Jonas and Larissa about different animals that we have caught or observed here in Zambia. (note here from Mom...Everywhere we go...somehow word gets around that we like animals, which I can't say I even really do...but bec...
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