adventure

When You Crave an Adventure and Discover Healing and Rest

When Keith and I lived in Las Vegas, he was in a Family Medicine residency program and I was teaching. Our stress levels were unreal (if you’ve listened to the podcast, you know this is when my anxiety disorder was diagnosed. LISTEN HERE). A mentor of Keith’s advised us to take regular weekend trips away;…

Continue Reading

I Am A Writer

Photo via VisualHunt I am a writer. There. I said it. Until recently, I thought of a writer as someone who studied Literature in college, someone who gets paid to write, and someone who has had dreams of writing a book since they were a young child. I am none of those things: I just like…

Continue Reading

Simple Tips for Self Care: Travel

Photo via Visualhunt This simple tip for self care is one I take very seriously: travel. When Keith was in medical school, a mentor of his advised us to take frequent weekend trips out of the area. “Staycations” don’t work for doctors who may bump into patients at the grocery store. The only way to…

Continue Reading

Off We Go!

30 minutes until we bored and Caleb is actually having a good day. Here are some more details of our trip: – we are going to work with Steve & Mary Hawthorne, missionary friends in Potosi, Bolivia – Keith worked with Steve in 2005 – we will be in Bolivia for 4 weeks – we…

Continue Reading

Butterflies

I’m taking a huge leap of faith tomorrow. My little family and I are going on a big journey. To say I’m nervous is an understatement. I’ll write a post some time this week to explain what we’re doing, but for right now I just need to express my jitters. The idea of traveling for…

Continue Reading