Monthly Archives: December 2010

Boots, bruises, and brownies….

Before I begin I’m sending a random package home… does anyone want anything from Kazakhstan?? Ok… Brownies: Let me start off my saying that Abby makes the best brownies and chocolate pie in Kazakhstan. I just ate a huge piece … Continue reading

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It was a very Merry Kazakhstan Christmas!!

Update! 2 days after posting the no water blog… WE HAVE RUNNING WATER!! Best Christmas Present ever! Christmas Eve: Whoa. What a day. It was certainly unlike any Christmas Eve I’ve ever had. Went to one class in the morning. We … Continue reading

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су жок

As some of you know we are without running water. I thought this was going to be a temporary situation, but it’s going on 3 solid weeks without running water. I never really realized how much you use water on … Continue reading

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Updates!

  “Our life is what our thoughts make it. A man will find that as he alters his thoughts toward things and other people, things and other people will alter towards him.”   Yep. Easy to copy and paste, yet so hard … Continue reading

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‘That just happened..”

Have you ever had one of those moments where you say to yourself, “That just happened…”??? Well I just had a weekend full of em’! Firstly, I would like to report that my new Sunday afternoon routine consists of hauling … Continue reading

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Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Christmas Pageant? Well it just dumped like a foot a snow here in Sarkand, and it is still snowing! It’s beautiful, don’t get me wrong, but peeing outside sure spices things up a bit : ) Teaching is starting to … Continue reading

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