Monthly Archives: December 2011

New Years

Well, I am living in the USA so we celebrate New Years. HAPPY NEW YEAR in just a few hours! I’m not really a fan of New Years Resolutions, but this year I have one biggie…to get my 6 pack … Continue reading

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Max Lucado quote

The next time you find yourself alone in a dark alley facing the undeniables of life, don’t cover them with a blanket, or ignore them with a nervous grin. Don’t turn up the TV and pretend they aren’t there. Instead, … Continue reading

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Christmas 2011

Christmas Day was celebrated at home in a very relaxed manner – as is our tradition. The above expression was when she found the following gift hidden around the corner of the tree…. Boxing Day, even though not celebrated here, has … Continue reading

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Boxing Day

yes, we still celebrate Boxing Day even though we have now lived in the US for over 3 years! We just love the extra day of eating and relaxing 🙂 What holiday traditions do you keep from another country to … Continue reading

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Christmas Picture

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year with love from ‘Living Overseas and Loving It’ aka Graham, Angela, Abigail and Jacob Richards.  

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Christmas time

Every country has its own Christmas traditions as does every family. What are some of yours? What do you do if you are living in a country that doesn’t celebrate Christmas? We tend to do a few American, a few things … Continue reading

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Struggling at Christmas

This is a guest post by my dear friend Jill Shaw. Jill is a single missionary with many years experience living overseas from Zimbabwe to New Zealand. She obviously likes countries with ‘Z’ in them 🙂 The original post is … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2011

As usual Thanksgiving was a very busy time. Abigail had a play in which she was a pilgram that had sailed on the Mayflower from England. She was thrilled. Auntie Patti made her a great little outfit and she had … Continue reading

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December 1 FFFN

December 1 Friday Family Fun Night we made snowman pizza! Thank you Pintrest for this GREAT idea!                              

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Riding a bike!

I have another 120 pictures to post about! oooppps I am so far behind. I am so sorry. But for now the learing to ride a bike pictures…. Late this Fall Jacob learned to ride a bike and was so proud … Continue reading

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