Can you believe it’s this time already

We have had a very busy couple of months. The 1st semester of EPBT classes finished up at the end of May so we could transition into team season.  For the 1st attempt we feel the classes went well.  The classes were, basic finances, communications, baking, agriculture, event planning, sewing, carpentry and small business.  Overall they went …

Have you heard about EPBT??

We are so excited to finally launch the EPBT website. You may remember seeing this introduction of the Department of Economics and Practical Business training, EPBT!  If not you can read that introduction here, or you can simply watch this video that tells you everything. Please visit http://www.epbt.org  and let us know what you think!

Joanna’s Home

What an incredible day to be able to tell you that we are finally finished. Many of you may remember our most recent update about Joanna’s home. If not, you can read about it here. All we can say is THANK YOU!  Once we sent out news about Joanna’s home we immediately began to receive …

Just have to do something…

Most of you are well aware of the projects we have on the go here in El Salvador. For us, sustainability is key and we are always working towards that end. However from time to time there comes a need…a situation that immediately speaks to our hearts and compels us to just have to do …

Do you Discriminate?

Well… do you? I bet you do and you don’t even know it. Even if you are someone who is conscious of what you say and do. Before moving to Central America I don’t recall ever feeling discriminated against. Even with the occasional blond joke, I felt very comfortable in my culture. However upon moving …

What do you think about at night?

I realize that this could be a very loaded question. And I also realize that all answers will vary. Tonight while playing Red 11’s with my parents we experienced a 4.8 earthquake. It started out slow and small and then at one point the china in the cupboards was jumping, my father was telling my …

I really am a Missionary!!

It’s true. I have photos to prove it. Ok.. not on my actual person but I can get them. I would like to present into evidence the following list: (This is what I did in the last two days) Got lost four times while driving to the place I was to meet our team. (Ok …

Ahh Family!!

Our niece is here!! We love her. She is the cutest ever! It’s been awhile since we have spent time with her and we are loving every minute of it. She asks a lot of questions. She laughs all the time. She asks me to braid her hair… I love that. She brought 6 pairs …

Weapons of Mass Destruction

This is WAR!! I mean it… I have declared war… against these darn piojitos (LICE) The number one rule of war is KNOW YOUR ENEMY, so I have been doing my research. 1.  Anyone can get LICE… they especially like clean hair. 2.  Lice lay about 20o eggs in a lifespan. 3.  They cannot jump …

Baa baa black sheep

Baa Baa black sheep Have you any wool? Yes sir, yes sir, Three bags full. One for my master, one for my dame, one for the little boy who lives down the lane. Baa baa black sheep Have you any wool? Yes sir, yes sir, Three bags full. This catchy little tune filled our truck …