American Adventure 2017

I really hated putting these pictures together. It was hard to admit that I might not see these people again for several years. Still, so many happy memories were made over the last three months! As our departure date draws closer, I want to share some of my favorite snapshots from America. It’s been so good, […]

Dust to Dust

On Ash Wednesday, many Christians go to church and have ashes placed on their forehead by a brother or sister who reminds them, “You are dust, and to dust you will return.” We think about how we are all going to die, nothing we can do will prevent this, without God’s intervention we’re all unrighteous […]

For My Consideration

I’m typing this from my in-laws home in Arkansas. Surprise! We’ve come home to America for a visit. These last few months have been challenging. We’ve been displaced from our home in Myanmar, and my husband has been recovering from a serious illness. We’ve been living out of suitcases for four months. Two weeks ago […]

Welcome 2017

I wish I could write about the last few months in a way that makes sense, but I’m not quite ready yet. Instead, let me squeeze in a new-year’s-resolution-type post while we’re still in January. In 2017, I have both personal and professional goals, and I’ve tried to brainstorm some concrete steps for making each […]

The Prices Do Beijing: Summer Palace

In their retirement, my mom and dad are far more active than I am in my late twenties, spending their days hiking, kayaking, and gardening in western North Carolina.  On day two of our Beijing adventure, I was definitely feeling it from the long walk on the hard stone from our Forbidden City day. No matter, we […]