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Airplane maintenance- Santarém

Posted by on July 30, 2013 in Brazil,PAZ with no comments, please leave one

God has provided some amazing contacts for us. I met a pilot who lives a couple hours from us, but who has been traveling to Santarem over the last few years helping with different communities. He frequently uses the airplanes based there so he offered to pay for a ticket for me to spend a […]

Winter Break

Posted by on July 18, 2013 in Brazil,Janelle with 1 Comment

Here in Brasil, the month of July is ‘férias’ –holiday/vacation time. The kids are out of school and many people spend time traveling. In our desire to be more Brasilian, we decided to do the same. (Actually it was our desire to not spend 30 consecutive days together in the apartment with LOTS of extra […]

Parque Ecologico And Modeling Pictures (by Mariah)

Posted by on July 6, 2013 in kids with 2 Comments

Olá pessoal!! Hope you are all enjoying summer break! Here we are just enjoying ‘winter’ break! Tomorrow we are leaving for the Foz do Iguaçu–I am sure someone will write about that trip on here–and we are all very excited!! But that is not what I’m going to write about. I (we) did these things […]


Posted by on July 2, 2013 in Brazil,Janelle with 3 Comments

That is the name of the game here…new experiences. We are experiencing new things all the time. Today my new experience was going to the chiropractor. That in itself wasn’t that new, I’ve been going to a chiropractor off and on over the years since I was in college. And as a funny side note, […]