Nothing earth shattering over here today, just thought I’d share a few pretties… The living room is still coming together, bit by bit. I finally put my shelf {the dark brown one, in the far corner of the room} to work as more than just a landing zone for miscellaneous junk. Jonathan made the shelf…a [...]

16
Oct
2012

This would be where I shamelessly post a few too many pictures of a certain blue-eyed boy… Elliot and I have back-to-back birthdays {14th & 15th}, so, as has become our custom, we headed to Accra to “enjoy”. For us, that means fine dining. Elliot The Carnivore dug into a plate of chicken wings, while [...]

12
Oct
2012

Injustice.

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Injustice. I suppose that’s the word that’s been haunting me. I suppose you could say “unfair”, “wrong”, “messed up”. This world is broken and falling apart and full of hurt. And when I hear the stories and see the faces behind them, I want to fall down. And yet…I also desire deeply to rise up [...]

07
Oct
2012

Three for a Year.

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Kiddo is contentedly playing with K’Nex and rubber bands. He rigged up a helicopter that he winds up, then lets the prop fly on it’s own. Um, yeah, he’s definitely his “father’s son”, and he’s growing up a bit too much. On the way home from church, he giggled with delight as he informed me [...]

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03
Oct
2012

Little Chick-y Birds.

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Baby chicks. Aren’t they sweet? After our quick trip to the States in June, we came back excited to tackle the corn harvest and start on a new project – a chicken house full of layers. The harvest provided enough work to keep Jonathan and his guys busy, but the chicken house construction couldn’t wait. [...]

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