40:40 Day 16

I love Haiti. Hands down, it was the best “vacation” ever, and I would love to return someday. I also love missionary stories, so when I came across “Miracle on Voodoo Mountain” on Christian Audio, I knew I’d enjoy hearing the story of Megan Boudreaux, a twenty four year old who responded in obedience to…

40:40 Day 4

GSU  Shots, shots, shots, shots,shots, shots, shots! Shots aren’t cheap. I needed two vaccinations before I got on a plane to Haiti. We had raised money for our mission trip, but any extras were on us. The first provision surprised me. I went to a neighborhood community fair with some friends from church who did…

The Magic Formula

This is what you’ve been waiting for.  Friends, the wait is over! We all know I’m a big, capital- W-Weirdo when it comes to traveling.  If I’ve read the temperature in Norway fluctuates between “hypothermia” and “eight layers should do ya”, there’s nor way I’m going there. It’s probably  beautiful,  but I’ll never know.  But,…

Remembering Haiti

It has been exactly one year since I got on a plane headed for Haiti. Six months had passed since the tragic earthquake had claimed so many lives and left an already destitute nation in a state of utter helplessness. I wasn’t sure exactly what to expect in Haiti. I knew it would be completely…