November in Liberia

November is a crazy month, school schedule-wise, especially when you add in the time away for my dad’s funeral. The school has to observe both Liberian and American holidays, and November is full of ’em! First, there’s two days off (5th & 6th) for Liberian Thanksgiving, which one of our drivers told me that everyone…

My dad

In case you didn’t hear, my dad passed away on November 5th. Thankfully we were able to travel home, given that my work offers extended days for bereavement and Stephen’s covers some emergency travel for him.  First of all, here are some great pics of my dad:                                       …

Second random update

Ok, here’s the other random pics to catch y’all up! Our secretary was engaged to be married in The spring, but her mom was leaving to live with her husband in the states at the end of the month, so they go married the weekend before she left, which meant we needed to throw a…

Well, it’s been a long while, what with Internet woes (someone off the Ivory Coast was hacking the fiber optic line that brings us internet- crazy!), some busyness at school with Halloween, Liberian thanksgiving, and a performance night for our after school club kiddos, and mostly with traveling back to the states for my dad’s…