Yesterday, Susan and I celebrated our 10th anniversary. Because of the Coronavirus, all non-essential businesses are closed, including sit-down restaurants. So there wasn't a whole lot we could do to celebrate. Sit-down restaurants are closed. Susan suggested, however, that we take a drive to the ocean, and it turned out to be a fun little … Continue reading Our 10th Anniversary
Our time in the George's home, here in Tumwater, seems to be going a little too quickly. We're at the 2 1/2 month mark already -- nearly a quarter of our way through the year that we can stay here. I've already had someone ask me "what's next?" and indeed it is time already to … Continue reading Turning Point?
They were slower to extend callings to us here than they were in Albuquerque, but it finally happened. They called Susan and me to team-teach the 10-year olds -- the oldest Primary class. Yesterday was our first lesson. It's the perfect time to start since it's the start of a new year. We have 5 … Continue reading Teaching Primary
Time to fill in some blanks, particularly relating to the holidays. I should preface this by noting that Susan has long anticipated the possibility of spending Thanksgiving or Christmas with all of her children. This holiday season held the greatest chance yet of that happening because we have a nice home to host a gathering … Continue reading The Holidays 2019