The floor was immaculate by comparison, and lined with a thick patterned plastic design, similar to wallpaper or drawer liner. Blue flowers dotted the ground, and met lace fabric that covered the stack of belongings in the corner. In front of me, a waist high cabinet held pots, pans and other items necessary for dailyContinue reading “Meeting Faith and Something New”
Today, we returned to work. A few days of rest on the coast, a day to unpack, and a day to jump back into the full Kenyan swing. Our first day back was a reminder that every day in Kenya is an adventure. Perhaps we are just more aware of how out of control weContinue reading “There and back again: A Hayes Tale”
Within two months of marriage, we have stayed in fourteen different locations. Fourteen places that we have referred to as “home,” as old and new friends and family have ensured that we had somewhere to stay. Countless conversations, being a part of the daily routine of some (piano recitals, and church gatherings), and the significantContinue reading “Home 17: Here we come!”
Two months into our time in America, and one month into being married – and we’ve already nearly met all of each other’s families! Here are a few glimpses of the past few weeks of sweet time with family and friends!