Small Step, Repeat…

Small Step, Repeat…

Last Sunday, Liz & I celebrated our 23rd anniversary.

23 years of kisses & great coffee.
23 years of moments we’re proud of… & some less so.
23 years of hopes… & sometimes disappointments.
23 years of trusting in a faithful God.

Today I’ll tell you a little bit about our anniversary getaway and one of the lessons that we were reminded of in the process.

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Where’s my Blogging MOJO?

Where’s my Blogging MOJO?

I’ve been having a hard time finding my blogging MOJO of late.

I’m not entirely sure what it is, but I have a hunch… it’s related to a blog post that’s in the works but not yet published. I was hoping to have it out 2 weeks ago, but that didn’t happen and I’ve come back to it a couple times, but am just not quite satisfied yet.

Perhaps the MOJO will return when that post is up… but in the meantime, here’s a more recent glance into France…

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Mothers Day (in France)

Mothers Day (in France)

Several weeks ago, when all of you in North America were posting pics & messages about the amazing mothers in your lives, I wasn’t not posting on purpose… here in France, Mothers Day is tomorrow.

It’s always a bit of a challenge for us to keep things straight. While Fathers Day is the same date in Canada, Belgium and France, Mothers Day is not – Leaving us, each year, trying to remember which holiday is on which date in which country.

Spoiler alert: It usually leads to a Google search, just to be sure!

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Liz is “Virtually” in Quebec

Liz is “Virtually” in Quebec

Last night, the Quebec District Ladies’ Department began their online district ladies’ conference, and Liz was there, “sort of”...

As I mentioned last week, Liz was in the midst of recording videos and after several days of uploading them to YouTube (yes… several days!!) we were able to get them sent off.

But I get ahead of myself… let me back up a bit & talk about a few other things first.

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Fresh Eggs & Masks

Fresh Eggs & Masks

As the sun raises over Châtellerault city hall on yet another Saturday morning, my mug of hot chocolate is throwing off steam and the blinds are still closed here in the living room. They’re mechanical blinds that go up at the flick of a switch, albeit rather noisily – so I’ll wait until I hear more stirring in the house before raising them.

I did hear the rooster crow when I opened the shutters in the kitchen, but I can’t hear him from here and even the dog is not stirring in his kennel yet – he spends nights there.

Let’s settle in for a few minutes together & I’ll tell you about the week…

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