Yes we’ve landed in Africa after 20 tedious hours on a plane.Now were sitting at one of my mom’s old friends house they’re awesome and they have a pool. I went swimming I bet it was 73 degrees brrrrrrr. We leave tomorrow at 8:30 for Botswana YAY.
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We are now in Africa! We have one more plane ride tomorrow, and then no more untill we leave. 😀 We just met these kids our ages who are the sons/daughters of my parent’s friends. (We are staying with them for the night.) This trip will be so awesome! Can’t wait to go on safari!
Had a great week in South Africa, but we are so excited to see everyone on Monday!
Thought it would be fun to post some shots of who’s along for this crazy ride. Have added a bunch of my favorite shots from the last time we visited Steph, in 2007.
To pack I guess, no use trying to avoid it now. With just one (school) day left, I am still not ready. Also, I have yet to decide when to do all my work, on the plane, right now, when I get back, in Africa? Decisions, decisions. Well, I’m off to pack.
We struggled with the decision to take the kids out of school: for Emily, this is a serious problem with her AP classes. Our timing choices for Stephanie were September or March, and September is far more preferable from an academic standpoint. From a political perspective, I think it is a shame that this sort […]
At this time next week, we will be onboard this lovely houseboat, enjoying sundowners on the bank of the Chobe River!
This is harder than it seems… because we have just found out that we can only take 18lbs in one bag aboard the plane. This is what I had planned, but it turns out that you can ONLY TAKE ONE BAG. At least according the the airlines website, we can take one thing– an umbrella, […]
Well, this is a new one. All over the house, there are piles of stuff. Everyone is supposed to have assembled their things against a list, but only Ted and I have actually done that. And we both have pilfered the piles. To add insult to injury, I checked the weather map and found that […]