Category Archives: Arizona

Israel: The beginning

My brother and I arrived home from Israel late Sunday night and the past few days we’ve spent relaxing with our family and telling stories of all the adventures we had and blessings we received on our trip. And they … Continue reading

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Swimming. Swimming. Swimming.

Two of my younger siblings have started swimming lessons. Inspiration for swimming started with all the triathlon training we older ones have been doing. Steven didn’t know how to swim very well, so mom and dad thought it would be … Continue reading

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Jump Rope to Israel

My brother Zack and I have a wonderful opportunity to go to Israel this August. We are teaching a jump rope camp as a fundraiser for our trip. We are going to Israel with Zechariah’s Hope (Z-Hope). “The vision of … Continue reading

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Adventures of a Triathlon

Two of my brothers and I competed in a triathlon yesterday morning. We swam a 750 meter swim, followed by a 12 mile bike ride, and finishing with a 3 mile run. There were a total of 400 competitors ranging … Continue reading

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My Talented Sister

What do you do when you need a formal dress in less than 48 hours? And when shopping is not your idea of fun, especially under pressure of time? Well, if you’re me, you ask your sister to make your … Continue reading

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More Snow

The day after I took those snow pictures I posted a few days ago, I woke up to this: I stepped outside on the front porch and felt like I had just walked into a Narnia ruled by the White … Continue reading

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Arizona Blizzard

I took these pictures all over our property today. It snowed for more than two hours in the afternoon and gave us close to an inch all over the ground. Then it began snowing again in early evening, replenishing what … Continue reading

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Cold/Hot Arizona

Last week we had a cold snap. The over night lows dipped to 19 degrees F, and the middle of the day only saw the thermometer reach 25 degrees F.  However, it didn’t last long as just yesterday the daily … Continue reading

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