Monthly Archives: January 2011

small town syndrome

ok, first I need to say that my brothers are both dating two very awesome girls. If I died right now and they both married these girls I’d be happy. No pressure guys! Amanda is dating David. She has grown … Continue reading

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4 people, 4 bags, 2 weeks vacation & a load of Christmas presents

Well our trip to England presented itself with a fresh and new challenge….only 1 bag per person instead of the usual 2 we had previously been allowed. My first thought was sheer panic! i mean how in the world were we … Continue reading

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Unrest back ‘home’

Question: How to deal with / what to do when things are falling apart back “home” Family issues, deaths of friends or family, problems with sending churches, things like that. Answer: First, I think it is import to know there … Continue reading

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You Decide

Ok, I really can’t decide what to post about next. I have about 1/2  a dozen or so idea, but what do you want to hear about? or what have you enjoyed hearing about? or how about you ask me … Continue reading

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Plan, plan and then plan some more

If you are planning on moving first plan, then plan some more and while you are at it you might as well plan! Just saying. I will never forget our move here just over 2 years ago. Goodness gracious me! The … Continue reading

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Eat, Pray, Love

We watched ‘Eat, Pray, Love’ a couple weeks ag and can I just say I LOVE LOVE LOVE this movie. My only regret is that I didn’t read the book first 😦 Brief summary of the movie Elizabeth leaves a … Continue reading

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unsettled feelings

  The last week or so I’ve had a few bad days or bad moments. I emailed a friend to talk it through. A ‘safe’ friend. Someone not attached to anyone or anything going on to get a bit of outside perspective … Continue reading

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180 Guest Reply

I had lots of good comments and replies to the I’ve done a 180 post.  if you haven;t read it click here…https://livingoverseasandlovingit.wordpress.com/2011/01/10/ive-done-a-180/ But i wanted to highlight this reply from Emilie I have written about 1800 words on the subject! … Continue reading

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Living Overseas but NOT Living Overseas

A guest post by Alley Willis. Living Overseas but NOT Living Overseas Many people do not realize that even moving to a different part of their own country can be quite a culture shock. Leaving your home and moving away … Continue reading

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God size box

Everyone has a box that they try to put God in. Maybe, a better way to say that is we all have a limited understanding of God and that puts him in a box. There is a childrens song that goes ‘He’s … Continue reading

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