a rally in raleigh, nc. yesterday. read more here. so. let me get this straight, nc. some of you want the citizens of NC to vote next november on a ban against same – sex marriages, which are already not allowed/recognized in the state. huh? you want to be sure that marriage is defined as only between a man & a woman, as the Bible states (insert a tiny bit of sarcasm here). so, you want to mix religion &Read More
it’s been almost a year since i’ve been in the same room as my mom, and i miss her so much. we’ve always been close, i think and we still talk almost every day – even if we live in different countries. i hope that she knows how much that means to me. my mom’s a great person to talk to and i always want to share as much of my life with her as i can, and hear aboutRead More
fact: it snows in may in sweden. yes. you see it. it’s true. it has snowed 2 mornings this week so far. and it’s been cold. and windy. and… well, it’s amazing what the weather will do to your attitude. i must admit that this week, when i’ve woken up, i have not really wanted to get out of bed. i’ve had no motivation. and i’ve been dreading the activities of the days and the weather. where’s the sunshine? where’s theRead More
i took a group of about 12 teenagers across the united states from north carolina to wyoming one summer about 7 years ago. we drove. it took 3 days. i must have been crazy. hehe. we were going to the arapaho indian reservation near riverton, wyoming. we spent a week living in a cathoic mission, painting & reparing homes, and playing with kids. all of the people we met were living without much hope or joy. to drown out theirRead More
yep. we bought our plane tickets monday! so, we’re headed to north carolina in the end of june! gonna be so wonderful to be back there. summer, family, sun, food, boats, laughter, road trips (and i get to drive again!!!!! geez. i miss driving!), downtown asheville, friends, the beach, shopping, starbucks, the mountains, and a few surprises i’m sure! can’t wait!! crazy fun times are coming… in just about 2 months! map from google maps. peace out, friends.