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Is it hard for children to be away from their parents?

Is it hard for children to be away from their parents?

This week I'm back to answering some more of the frequently asked questions about my missions trip to Kenya.  QUICK UPDATE: I'm currently at 17% o...
Are boarding schools safe?

Are boarding schools safe?

Last week I answered some of the most commonly asked questions and this week I'm back with some more answers.QUICK UPDATE: in the last 2 weeks my ...
So Many Questions

So Many Questions

As soon as I tell someone I'm planning on moving to Kenya to work at Rift Valley Academy in a few months, they immediately have a thousand questio...
I Went All To Africa To Do...

I Went All To Africa To Do...

While They Run...They Pray  Last fall, when I was home in Stouffville, I began to sense that God was speaking to me - trying to tell me it was alm...
Sitting In An Airport

Sitting In An Airport

As I write this letter, I am currently sitting in the airport ... Africa, here I come! It's crazy to think I am headed to Rift Valley Academy (RVA...
Leaving Friday and Not Even Close to Ready

Leaving Friday and Not Even Close to Ready

I may or may not be leaving on Friday for Kenya I and per usual I may or may not be ready or packed. Aka I am leaving and I am not prepared. I ca...
Hard To Say Goodbye

Hard To Say Goodbye

Last week I said goodbye to these two (Courtney my sis and Andrew my newish brother). A group of family and friends tearfully gathered at Pearson ...
My New Favourite Podcast: The First Love Club

My New Favourite Podcast: The First Love Club

I am so excited!!! Tracie Claiborne and The Reset Girl, Cori Spieker just launched their brand new podcast, "The First Love Club" (referred to as ...
Home - Illustrated Faith Process (Wild Whisper Design Team Project)

Home - Illustrated Faith Process (Wild Whisper Design Team Project)

Hi Everyone,  I'm up on the Wild Whisper blog today with a process video and two pages of Illustrated Faith in my Bible.  I created this ...
OLW - Filled Up

OLW - Filled Up

Yesterday I shared an open letter to those who were feeling uninspired. In that post, I shared Jeff Goin’s perspective on “When You’re Feeling...
OLW - Hello, My Name is Eeyore

OLW - Hello, My Name is Eeyore

When I was a little kid, my mom and dad often called me their little Eeyore. It may sound like a silly name for a kid, but to be honest, that ...
OLW - Is Joy Synonymous With Trials?

OLW - Is Joy Synonymous With Trials?

As I reflected on my OLW (one little word) and what I learned in February I was struck with this question, “Is joy synonymous with trials?” A few ...