Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Overflow of the Cup

Sorry it has been so long. The days end way later than they should, with more on the list to do than day to do it, so posting here waits.  I have the day alone while they are all at … Continue reading

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Almost 4 Weeks Home…

We’ve been in the US 4 weeks and will have been home 4 weeks this Tuesday.  All in all, we’re all doing well.  Far better than Mom and Dad could have expected or imagined.  We’ve had an uneventful week for … Continue reading

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The Sunday Night Report

Well…this was supposed to be a light, fun post with a few fun photos depicting routine life at the Long’s this week.  And then I accidentally closed the van door on Nicole’s hand…and this wonderful Sunday ended up in another … Continue reading

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Kittens!!

If a photo is worth a thousand words, these should say it all.  🙂 It was a sweet day with the new kittens.  The vet told us to give them a bath in Dawn dish soapy water to kill any … Continue reading

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Cooking and Kittens

Presto!!  Eureka!!  We think we’ve found it!!  Thank you Jesus!!  Our oldest girl loves to cook and is really good at it.  It seems to be the magic ticket to happiness…oh, happy day!!  And lets Mom off the hook too…life … Continue reading

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Coming Alongside

Therefore encourage one another and build each other up, just as in fact you are doing. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 In this post we talked about the strong support system we had in Ukraine and how we prayed for God to … Continue reading

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10 Days Home

Music to my ears…happy laughter over a later-than-it-should-be pizza dinner after a shorter-than-we-like, because-it-is-getting-dark bike ride, and all the tomatoes planted in the garden today!  YAY!!  Everyone in a great mood and having fun.  Life is good.  🙂 We’ve been … Continue reading

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