We’ve Been Invaded….

When Jose and I built our house – we took extra time and money to seal it off. We filled in all the holes, cemented all the cracks, we keep all our windows closed, we even have the only storm door in Haiti just to protect ourselves from […]

Updates

I am beginning to feel much better now – although I do have my bad days here and there. Now if I can only get my days and nights back in the right order. I’ve created the habit of staying up until 3 and 4 each morning – […]

The Power of power……

The generator in Haiti is up and down and up and down –  only now it’s more down than up! We use it to pump water for all the mission programs, for all the microscopes in the pharmacy and lab, for keeping the food in the fridges from […]

Our Fall 2008 Newsletter

If you read the blog – you probably don’t need to read the newsletter! But if you’re a little on the lazy-side and just want a quick glance of what’s happening without the daunting task of reading through post after post – then this is for you 🙂 […]

CHRISTMAS IN AUGUST

We will be loading up our Christmas gifts and decorations into the large container to ship to Haiti at the end of the month. We put out an announcement in the mission newsletter that we’re looking for used Christmas decorations if anyone had anything they would like to […]

Top 10 Reasons I need a Drink…..

Granted there are a lot of work-related stresses which I listed before. But my crazy kids don’t help either! The things that they say and do…..wow!   In fitting with the previous theme – here is another David Letterman – Top 10 List all about my children! Top […]

Right on Cue….

So it’s 1 am right now. What noise do I hear in the background? It’s little Gabriel!! Right on time! This is now night number 5! Jose picked him up last night when he cried and held him until he fell back asleep. Of course Jose fell asleep […]

Top 10 Reasons I need a Shrink……

I believe it’s 3am right now! I’m almost afraid to sleep because it’s in the midst of sleeping that I wake up with these horrible headaches! I think it’s that and the fact I slept until 5pm today! ANYWAYS – I was watching David Letterman tonight with his […]