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Israel: Days 3 & 4

Bomb shelter work began with running errands to a few stores to buy paint, rollers, scrapers, gloves, etc. and also picking up rakes, squeegees, buckets, paint brushes, more paint, and some other things from storage. We loaded Boaz’s van with … Continue reading

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Israel: Day 2

Places to go today: Sea of Galilee; Old church; Mt. Beatitudes; Capharnaum. On our way to the Sea of Galilee we caught a turtle on the side of the road. We passed it around the van a little, and then … Continue reading

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Israel: Day 1

On the morning of the first day we checked out of our hotel in Netanya and loaded the van with our luggage. We first went to Caesarea where Boaz gave us a history lesson of Herod and the theater we … Continue reading

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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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Jump Rope to Israel (camp complete!)

Week of Jump Rope Camp: successful!! Actually, I should say week of jump rope “camps” because we taught two camps this week back to back. We were so blessed to be able to use the Fellowship Hall at the Salvation … 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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Spring Break Trip (part 2)

The last part of our trip we spent with Grandma Rasmussen in Vacaville. One day we went to a high school play with Grandma and her friend, Jean. Another day we went to Grandma’s club house and joined her exercise … Continue reading

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Spring Break Trip (part 1)

Last month my sister and I went on a trip to California for our spring break. Our trip began with spending time with some very good friends of ours, whom we’ve known for over 15 years. Mrs. R and Mrs. … Continue reading

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Play Dates are Fun!

Molly often comes with me when I babysit her friends Logan and Eden. For the first time Hope came along, too. The four children had a grand play date, dressing up, playing hide-and-seek, play kitchen and dollies, and Batman protects … Continue reading

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