Taking a blog break

This year will be an exciting year. My kids each start a new school, my husband shifts to new roles at work, I start teaching at Wheaton College as a visiting professor (commuting 2.5 hours each way for a few days a week), and, Lord-willing, I knock out that PhD. These are all good things, … [Read more]

I will miss about South Africa…

On this, my family’s last night in South Africa after a 10-month stay, I’m offering this self-indulgent post telling just a few of the things I will miss most about this wonderful country. People switching languages multiple times in a single sentence. Going jogging with dogs that are never on leashes. Mist rising out of … [Read more]