Nicole & I decided to go to Berat, Albania for a quick getaway after Easter. We left Monday and took the long way home on Wednesday. (In our defense, we didn’t know it was the super long way home…) The only thing better than adventuring with a friend is adventuring with your friends! So Nicole & I were happy when we found out Corey & Jacob would be able to come with us!
We arrived in Berat after a fairly short & uneventful 2 hour bus ride from Durres.
After we checked into the hotel, we decided to head up to the castle which was at the top of a long & steep road. The castle was a great place for exploring! Continue reading
One of the shows Nicole & I watch is Parks & Recreation. While watching that show, we learned about “Treat yo self” and well, occasionally, you should treat yo self. Continue reading
A desktop calendar for January. Don’t forget to write 2013 (not 2012)!! Continue reading
My English seems to be going downhill allowing more and more Albanian to creep into my English. So if you ever have an English conversation with me, please excuse my Albanian if: Continue reading
We held our first Bible Bowl a couple weeks ago. Though it was a bit more like team Jeopardy. The kids all studied the story of Nicodemus from John 3:1-21 and memorized verses 5, 16 & 17 for bonus points. Continue reading
We didn’t work the [whole] time we were at the retreat. We did find ways to relax. For example, the hotel had an indoor pool. Tuesday afternoon, most everyone could be found at the pool. And relax we did. By having fun! See for yourself below! Continue reading
Yes. I’ve got friends in high places here in Albania and it pays. Continue reading