Category Archives: Angola

Swim Gala 2014

Readers (aka Grandparents) of this blog my remember that every year LIS holds a Swim Gala for all the parents to see how the kids swimming has improved over the last year.  It is only for Year 1 (Kindergarten) students … Continue reading

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Student Led Conferences 2014

Every year LIS has a day for Student Led Conferences. It is a day for the student to show the parents around the school, show us what they have been working on in class, what they have been learning and … Continue reading

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Holiday Weekend

A couple of weeks ago we had a Monday and Tuesday off of school.  It was the long weekend we were planning on heading to Victoria Falls.  Instead we made the best of a crappy situation and headed to Mussulo. … Continue reading

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January Fun Times!

Look, I am almost all caught up!  I would have been much more behind, but alas, I am here, in Angola, not in Victoria Falls, and so, (seeing the bright side) I can catch up on the blog. This month … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been?

We’re catching up baby!  I leave for the US tonight and wanted to get up all the fun things that have been happening the last little while put on the blog before I have a whole host of new events … Continue reading

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Soccer Tournament 11/16

There are no sports leagues in Angola, at least not ex-pat ones.  So a parent at LIS started regular soccer tournaments for the kids to get experience playing.  Every 6 weeks (or so) there is a tournament at the school, … Continue reading

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Redneck Festivities on the Green

One night while hanging out at the Carroll’s, it was suggested by a few men of altered mental status that a redneck party would be a fabulous way to say goodbye to a family leaving our MB family.  I took … Continue reading

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Cabo Ledo 2013

We took the opportunity to go to the farther beach over the 3 day weekend a couple weeks ago.  It is such a great beach (but doesn’t have any facilities… and we pack in our own lunches).  But it is … Continue reading

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Last Bits from Utah

Well, we have been back in Angola for a little over 2 weeks now… and we are back in the swing of things (sort of!).  I realized I forgot a few pictures from our last few days in Utah, and … Continue reading

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Year One End

As I edit my way through over 500 pictures from our recent trip to Italy (and the jet lag that accompanied that trip and my corresponding trip back to the good old USA) I realized I had one last post … Continue reading

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