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Back in the USA

Posted on 19. May, 2010 by .

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I guess it’s been almost 2 weeks since we arrived in the US! It sure doesn’t feel that long. Just to keep you up to date, here’s some of what we’ve been up to…

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Saying Goodbye

Saying Goodbye

Posted on 03. May, 2010 by .

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Tonight we get on a plane and begin our journey back to the States. We’ve said it many times, but it’s true- the time has really flown by! When we woke up this morning and realized it has been a year in Thailand, we found it hard to believe this season of our life is already over…

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What We’ll Miss

What We’ll Miss

Posted on 20. Apr, 2010 by .

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As crazy as it seems, less than two weeks from now we’ll be saying goodbyes and getting on a plane on our journey back to the US. It’s a little surreal to pack our stuff up and begin to orient our minds towards life stateside. Of course there are mixed emotions… we’re excited to see everyone we’ve missed, but there are things we’ll miss from here as well….Top Ten Things We’ll Miss From Thailand…

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Re-Entry

Re-Entry

Posted on 06. Apr, 2010 by .

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Last Easter, we were blogging about receiving our visas, packing up our stuff for storage, reading books about Thailand, and saying goodbyes to our family. And now we are already on the other side of our year in Thailand. It’s amazing how quickly the time has gone!
Now we’re busy making preparations for our return to the States: packing again, getting rid of household stuff, figuring out insurance stuff, job hunting, saying goodbyes, etc. But besides all those details, we’re also trying to get mentally prepared for the transition home…

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Easter Questions

Easter Questions

Posted on 02. Apr, 2010 by .

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“Paint eggs?” Yes. “Can you eat them?” Yup! “How do you paint them?” With food coloring. “Why do you color the eggs?” Um… to make them look pretty? Well, it’s been a tradition for a long time. Eggs symbolize new life, so people used to decorate them to give them as gifts. “Do you only do it during this month?” We do it to prepare for Easter. “Where did you come up with this idea?”

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