Over 12,000 miles, 22 states, 3 countries, numerous National Parks…that’s what the end of our journey looks like. Our plans seemed to change as often as our road, but that’s life. This last month has held an unexpected trip back to the east coast to spend a few more weeks with my parents (and gave […]
I had grand ideas of writing extraordinary stories of our journey. I imagined having hours spent perfecting a fascinating travelogue…I don’t know where I thought those hours would come from and instead I’m covering a lot of ground really fast…but for those who are really interested…here is part 3 of our journey. We’v passed 10,000 […]
Before I begin, I want to take a minute to remember the life of my Uncle Don. He passed away suddenly while we’ve been traveling but we were lucky enough to spend a little time with him (via Skype) while we were in NY. He knew Jesus and served Him through missions work for many […]
There is nothing like a 3 year old with a stomach bug to make you suddenly miss home. After cleaning up a car seat with socks (because that’s all we had)…then cleaning up someone else’s bed… I was reminded how much easier it is to deal with sick when you are in your own home […]
With the first leg of our journey nearly done, we are enjoying a few days of NOT driving. We’ve made it to Brisbane where we can relax before we head to New Zealand for two weeks. We spent the first day of our departure – Easter Sunday – with Milla Milla Church on Hockey’s farm, […]
With the deadline for our departure looming (only one week now) our lives are slowly being packed away, revised, thrown away or given away.
While gathering the necessities for our upcoming trip, I came across a packing list published in “A Pilgrims Travel Guide” – written in the days when travellers were by necessity, adventurers.
I had a slight panic attack before having kids – believing they would be the end of my travel dreams. My husband and I had been striving to make roaming the globe a reality, but due to American student loans and the Australian currency exchange rate…we were in a deep, deep hole. By the time […]