Rome, Italy

Rome was a whirlwind trip. We had just two nights and three full days to visit. But in our standard fashion, we made the best of a fantastic city and experienced the history and culture that Rome offers. The highlights– -The Roman collesium and the…

Weald of Kent

One can drive to the vast Kent-countryside in less than 2 hours from our home. We decided it was time to explore Kent – the Weald of Kent to be exact – over 3 days. Per Wikipedia, weald is “Old English in origin, signifies woodland,…

Happy Families have what type of financial habits?

Been researching how financial habits can improve. The Bible actually has a lot to say about finances which I’ve been cross-checking and then presented to Harvest Fellowship in Feb 2014. Audio and Video (slides + audio) are presented below. Happy Families have Biblical financial habits!…

Vivi turns 1!

Vivian Nora turned 1 this week. The 24th was the actual birthday but we celebrated all week. Had the grandparents over from America and enjoyed their company in London, Brighton and around town. On Sunday, we dedicated Vivi at Harvest. A great way to end…

Vivian on the move!

Vivian is now a crawling and toddling little girl. Yes, calling it walking might be an extreme. But she is really close! * Youtube link to the video

Surrey vs Kent Cricket at the Kia Oval

Watched the FLt20 game between the Kent Spitfires and Surrey at the Kia Oval. The Kent Spitfires “attempted to sabotage Surrey’s bid to make the Friends Life t20 quarter-finals.” No love. Surrey won by 5 wickets although it appeared Kent might pull it off. The…

Ham House

The Ham House (Ham Street, Richmond-upon-Thames, TW10 7RS) is a “unique 17th-century treasure trove”, says the National Trust. The home was envisioned by Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart and has “survived war, fashion and neglect to retain a uniquely mysterious aura. One of a series…

Vivian is Growing Up!

Wow. Near six months have past since Vivian was born. She now has incredible leg strength, can track to your voice and recognizes faces. Her hand motor skills are rapidly improving – week by week we see major change. Now, almost half a year later,…

Vivian 01-03 Months

Vivian is approaching her 3rd month birthday. Here’s a look back at how she’s grown. Sorry, the video isn’t that exciting but it does portray the favorite habits of our little bundle of love! Presenting, Vivi! Click the HD button to watch in high definition….

Belgium

Traveled to Belgium to view some of the prominent WWI sites. We visited the Essex Farm Cemetery, Yorkshire Trench, and In Flanders Fields Museum before having dinner in Ypers. Nightly at 20:00 there is a “last Post Ceremony” at the Menin Gate, Ypres, which we…