Here’s a bit of what we’ve been up to since we moved into our apartment! Lots of trips to Jysk, the Bed, Bed + Beyond of Sweden. A visit with sweet friends from Kyiv! We met at the “beach” as they traveled to an orphanage outside of Odessa. A trip to Ternopil to visit our … Continue reading May
Before we moved here, we searched online for apartments. In Ukraine most apartments are rented out by owner or the owner uses a realtor to advertise. Kind of like condos for vacation rental in the States! Our friend Yulia was kind enough to call apartments for us, but because we couldn’t come in person, the … Continue reading Found a home!
It’s here! The countdown is on. We bought our plane tickets! Before we give you all the details on our long-awaited departure, I want to share in quick thoughts how the Lord has been working in faithfulness the past few weeks! Sweet time at a family party + at Wilson Community Church in Louisiana A … Continue reading Fly me to Ukraine!
“Mama, can we take this to Ukraine?” Chambers asks me often wether or not certain toys are too big to take in our suitcases to Ukraine. He has some birthday money that he’s been saving to inevitably buy a Star Wars toy that I will eventually step on (so painful! 😉 ), but he always … Continue reading can we take this to Ukraine?
January is coming to a close — we are 65 (ish) days away from our departure date! Lord-willing we will be leaving the first week of April. WOAH. Coming so soon! There are a few pieces of this massive puzzle that need to fall into place, and we would covet your prayers with us in … Continue reading a place to call home!
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We are 111 days away from our goal move date! I can hardly believe it. Lots of things that have been ideas, dreams or plans are actually coming to fruition. December brings enjoyment of our last advent & Christmas in our home. In January we will buy our plane tickets (alllll five of them!) & … Continue reading 111
It’s been one year since I began to labor for the birth of our first daughter. So swiftly that year has passed! Here’s an account of sweet Mila Glory’s birth story, the best I can remember it 365 days later (it’s not graphic in detail or photo, but it is a birth story, so read … Continue reading Mila’s Birthday
It’s been on my heart to write this for a while, so I’m seizing the day! When we set a goal to uproot & move to Ukraine in the Spring of 2018, we still had many questions. How would be go? What city? Would we work? How do we even go about this? The Lord … Continue reading Our family business
We’ve been been for about two weeks and I think we are all finally adjusted back to time zone… no that’s not to say we aren’t still tired! (Maybe just Yura & me 😉) Before our trip, we had planned to move in May 2018. But we were able to learn more about next summer’s … Continue reading A new moving date!