As some of you will know, over October break, 6 lucky students, plus me and then Mom as a female chaperone and my fabulous drama teacher Mark Patton had the amazing opportunity to see 7 amazing shows on … Continue reading →
We were excited to continue our R and R (Rest and Relaxation) trip onward to the US. We started in Saratoga California where we visited with Ben’s grandparents. It was so great to see them. It had been a couple … Continue reading →
This is a LONG post, with a lot of photos. You’ve been warned. June 20 – We depart for the Lagos airport after work, to enjoy one of the perks of serving in a hardship post, R&R travel. When they … Continue reading →
My trip to Norway By Harrison Note from author: I am extremely sorry for making this so late!!! But, I hope you like it. Day 1 leaving school and beginning flight. Me and a friend waiting to catch our flight.
While my family was in Benin, enjoying beaches and nature, I was in France and Spain. It was an 8-day trip starting immediately after school on Thursday the 22nd and got back on Friday the 30th. I brought my suitcase … Continue reading →
Several months ago I set a goal of training for and running the Lagos Marathon. I was good and consistent about training for a while, and built up to a long run on the weekends of 13 miles, but then … Continue reading →
Two things we hoped for when setting off on this Foreign Service life abroad were being able to enjoy nature in its many varieties and traveling to other countries. Sadly for us Lagos, Nigeria has been a bit of a … Continue reading →
Be advised, this will be a long post with many photos. What a great vacation we had! We decided that we wanted to start exploring some other countries. We initially planned a roadtrip during the kids’ holiday break from school, … Continue reading →