This week has been hard. Work has been extra crazy…. a good challenge but left me drained at the end of the week. Getting out of my routine has triggered my anxiety. I have been pretty open about it throughout my blog posts, which is why I decided to post how I was feeling. Perhaps… Continue reading The truth is…
Since arriving to Okinawa it has been our mission to just absorb as much as we can. We were so excited that we had the opportunity to be able to experience the 10,000 Eisa Dance Parade as part of the Summer Festival in Naha. Eisa is a traditional dance of Okinawa that is accompanied by… Continue reading Traditions
Life has been a bit crazy lately with moving into the new house, G starting school at an international preschool and getting into the thick of it at work. We are so grateful to be in our house and excited for the arrival of all of our household items at the end of the month!… Continue reading Yes, Please!
Sorry followers! Life has been so crazy these past two weeks! We had some complications with our living situation and also trying to find a house. Thankfully, we found another hotel to move to, found someone to watch Opie (every pet friendly hotel is booked) and will be signing for a house this week. We… Continue reading Finding Our Place
Honesty is the best policy…. and this week has been rough. Monday felt like a month ago and Friday morning brought tears. This is our life and it is real! While we still regularly have to pinch ourselves and thank God daily for this journey…. it’s also not always full of “rainbows & butterflies”! We… Continue reading Rainbows & Butterflies!?!
Boy, we had an interesting weekend full of ups and downs, but mostly ups! This week was my first week at work and it was wonderful! But I am keeping the nature of this blog about our family and our life in Japan. Saturday morning was the only down part of our weekend, our poor… Continue reading Never Say Never!
Yesterday was a fun filled day of getting lost in Okinawa while on foot and ended over 8 miles later with 3 tired travelers. We started out on a mission to get closer to the water and head toward the East China Sea side of the island. We knew we could get where we wanted by… Continue reading Back to Basics
The last few days have been a bit of a blur. I truly have NEVER felt so many emotions at one time. It was so hard to say goodbye to a place we called home for 4 years but also thrilling to see so much adventure ahead of us. Most of you reading this will… Continue reading Day 1 & 2 of ?
Hmmm… where to begin… late last night (thank you jet lag!) I decided to start a journal on this new chapter in our life, but I thought why not make a blog out of it. I am excited at the opportunity to capture the details of life during this new adventure and give family/friends the chance… Continue reading Adventure of a Lifetime