Our Journey (part 1) – Minding Our Own Business

While we were back in NY last month, we went through some of the stuff we left in storage over there and carted some of it back with us. One of the things Liz brought back, were letters that I wrote to her while we were dating. I was reading some of them yesterday...

Grumpiness is not a Fruit of the Spirit

So, while we were traveling in Europe this summer, each one of us had things we had places we wanted to visit… Liz wanted to reconnect with family that she had not seen in 25 years.  Hannah wanted to visit Navan Fort, Erin wanted to go to Blarney Castle,...

a bit of a blur…

Well, after 6 weeks where we spent time in, PA, Iceland, England, Wales, Ireland (republic & the north) & France, we are finally back in Ithaca (at least until we move to Trumansburg in a month!) First off, let me say that the trip was amazing.  While I think...

We’re Back!

Wow, four weeks really flew by.  I think sometimes we fall prey to this idea, that if I didn’t have to do all of this other stuff (work, cook, clean, etc.) then I would be able to do all of this other stuff that I should be doing.  But I think the truth is more...

We are still here

I have been a bit absent from my little corner of the interwebs lately.  In the past three weeks we have, put our house up for sale, sold our house & bought a new one.  As I’ve mentioned previously, Liz and I were planning on being here on South Hill at...

Sabbatical

At our recent church business meeting I announced to our church that I am taking a sabbatical this year.  Since not everyone was at the business meeting, and since we didn’t go into a lot of details there, I figured I’d go into a bit more detail and answer...