All the Good Things [photo overload].


I traveled to Florida for a week recently for a “workcation” – basically, working remotely & some R&R time. Matt & Amanda were traveling home [to FL] for a couple weeks of rest, & I snagged the last seat on the same flight as them. Traveling with friends makes life more fun 🙂 Our first meal in Florida was Chipotle – YUM. I’m thankful for friends that let me hop in their rental car with them & drive across the state of FL.

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Below: Jessica & Betsy – these incredible women work stateside with Mission of Hope & serve diligently to plan mission trips for people. Thankful for their friendship! Jess, thanks for incredible hospitality, including me in your family’s Easter weekend in the Keys, & letting me take over the guest room for a week.

Easter weekend in the Florida Keys consisted of: Fruit Stands, Alligators(!!), Strawberry Picking, Kayaking, Benefit Fish Fry, & an Easter church service – it was such a great weekend!

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There are very few dogs that I totally LOVE…but let me tell you, Stanley has taken the gold.
Also, he’s a golden retriever, so that pun fit perfectly. 😉

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Above: Fryin’ those hush-puppies

Below: Strawberry picking at the sweetest place.


After getting back from the Keys, we kicked it into high gear & worked.
While in America, it’s only logical to run errands & pick up things to take back to my Haiti home.

Below: Amanda & I went to Trader Joe’s together! We were ecstatic!

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Not a bad way to spend the afternoon:

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Oh, just Jess saving a Gopher tortoise from getting hit by cars.

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So, apparently rompers are the new thing in America. Who knew.


Whew! And that’s a wrap on the Florida Trip. Too fun.

Easter Egg Hunt with the Village of Hope Kids:

The weekend before Easter, we had an awesome egg hunt with the 63 awesome kids that live at Mission of Hope.

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The boys plannin’ before the egg hunt started

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So glad to have been able to be a part of the epic egg hunt of 2014!

Random Photos

These photos are a bit older & are from Brittany’s blog, but I just find them hilarious! Thanks for sharing, Brit!


Above: Late night games & runnin’ around barefoot result in Brittany & I having dirtyyyy feet.

Below: My feelings toward losing card games.



Above: Grillin’

Below: Brooke, Brittany, & I pretending we’ve mastered this whole grilling thing.


So many good things. Thanks for reading!

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