Day at the Beach

We went to the local beach this week with some local and expat friends. Highlights of the day were getting to hold our friends’ baby and when the tractor almost buried Teyze under...

E’s birthday party

We were sad that Eli was sick in a tent all day on his birthday, so we were glad that we got to have a good party when we got back. He was very excited to have his friends over for a sports party, and loved his sport related presents! Jolie did a great job decorating...

Kızkalesi

We spent the last day of the local religious holiday with some Turkish friends at a great beach in Kızkalesi. Unfortunately, we didn’t know that the whole of Mersin and Adana had the same idea! It was VERY crowded, and we had a terrible time trying to get home,...

Camping at Hazar Gölü

We had a great time camping for a few days at Lake Hazar in Elazığ, and were very sad to have to leave early because three of our children became ill with a virus. It was fun while it...

Easter in Tarsus

Well, actually it was the week after easter when a group of churches gathered in Tarsus at the St. Paul Church (now a museum). It was a great time of worship and...