Last Sunday (yes, I’m a bit late to the blog here) we visited St. Andrews Free Church. The service had a lot in common with our church at home and everyone was very friendly. After the service we had planned to go to the St. Andrews Highland games. The St.
Hello! This post is by Addy, the eldest Carter child. Yesterday, August 3rd, I went into Edinburgh for the day with Jesse and Dad. Several months ago, when I knew we’d be moving to Scotland, I watched a video vlog made by a YouTuber and actress who got to visit
Yesterday we went into Edinburgh for the day. We visited many places and several Harry Potter themed shops, at one of which I bought this Diagon Alley wallet.
Hi! I am Mary Ella, and I am 11 years old. I like art, animals, and reading. My favourite colors are orange and green. I’m excited for all the fun things we will get to do in Scotland, but I miss my friends and family back home sometimes. One thing I am looking
Didn’t take long — I found an excuse to include some math! Oddly enough, people here speak of the temperature in Celsius (!). This requires an American to mentally convert while conversing, which isn’t always easy, given that the conversion formula is , not exactly convenient mental arithmetic. If someone says
This post is short, just to say two things. Our US mobile numbers are still active. Friends and family: We found a way to use our US phone numbers while abroad. You can still call and text my mobile number: texts become instant messages in Google Hangouts and calls go
I’m proud of everyone in this family for their contributions the past two days. The kids in particular really stepped it up, doing all manner of helpful things, and avoiding all manner of hinderful things, during the crazy two days of travel we had. I’m also very grateful, because we
About 10 days ago, I was at a church in which someone quoted James 4:13-16. I’ll quote it here for convenience: 13 Come now, you who say, “Today or tomorrow we will go into such and such a town and spend a year there and trade and make a profit”— 14 yet you do
Our family is moving from New England to St. Andrews, Scotland for one year, from the end of July 2018 to the end of July 2019. We will use this blog to share with friends and family what this adventure is like, with photos and thoughts and the like. This