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Have you ever felt like traveling to a place that is relaxing and upbeat at the same time? Well, there is only one place on earth that encompasses both of these adjectives. That perfect destination is none other than Cape Town, South Africa! From white sand beaches bathed in turquoise seas to...Tags:
Did I lock the back door? was one of the first thoughts that flitted through my mind as my family and I ran through the airport. My family was notorious for never being on time, but we were not going to miss this flight. We all woke up late and were out the door in less then twenty minutes, which...Tags:
While I was in India I had the opportunity to visit many different villages and tell them about Jesus. I was able to share my own testimony with some of the women and encourage them with what they are going through. I also worked a lot with the children in India doing things like VBS and fun...Tags:
I’m in my senior year of high school and have started my college search adventures. This summer I planned a trip to Seattle with a few extra stops than usual, I added in college visits! This addition to my agenda transformed my trip more than I could have expected. I had no idea that...Tags:
“Dis ict niqt guit”- I am not one hundred percent positive that is the correct spelling, but that is the first thing I heard the person sitting directly next to me say when I was on a plane on the way to Denver, Colorado. Very quickly, however, I was pleased to see this person was not trying to...Tags:
Do you think you have been on a crazy family vacation? Wait until you read about my family’s vacation to Crested Butte, Colorado in July 2011. Thirty nine people – two grandparents, seven adult children and their spouses, and twenty-three grandchildren – traveled to Crested Butte for my...Tags:
For the first sixteen years of my life, I could have been described as a hamster. I’m not referring to the fact that I have slightly big cheeks or that I often display the twitchiness of a rodent, I’m referring to the way I used to view the world. I live in a little county called Goochland where I’...Tags:
In summer of 2007; my family and I took a two week road trip of the west coast states, passed through Oregon, Washington, Colorado and Vancouver, BC Canada. Some of these states are a lot like California but states like Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho have a lot more wildlife, lots of open land and...Tags:
My family and i traveled to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for my fifteenth birthday the first week of June in 2006. Vallarta Palace, our motel, had three massive pools and hot tubs, a lifesize chess table, tennis court, and its own scuba diving instructor; it also had its own Chinese, Mexican, Itlaian,...Tags:
When you hear the word paradise, you probably think of a place with clear green sea water, palm trees, beautiful blue sky, and soothing soft sand on the beach. Like the Caribbean or Hawaii, right? Or maybe you just simply think of a beautiful luxurious scene. Some may even suggest a...Tags: