Monthly Archives: May 2011

WORLD TRIP DAY 24-Catch-up, India’s cleansing, awards, fellowship


I was awakened by “bunder thunder.”  *monkeys running on the roof, remember?)  I was a bit tempted to go outside and take pictures, but decided against it.  Who knows what the monkeys would have done?  After dressing in my new … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP Faces of India


Just a few of the faces I have been able to capture while traveling around.  The little girl was pleased to pose after I showed her the first picture I had taken.    

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WORLD TRIP DAY 23-Morning tea time, road trip, dinner at The Tavern


All went well at the tea time for Bethany’s staff group at the school.  With many substitutions, I was able to make raisin scones with lemon (and lime) curd, mock devonshire cream, seasoned egg salad with olives and grated cheese, … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP DAY 22: Bazaar walking, shopping, craft night


Clocked about 8 miles today!   Great borrowed walking shoes except for the blisters on each foot.  Bandaids today!.  Jill, a staff person from Australia, and I walked down to the bazaar, shopped, ate lunch, had tea and cabbed back up … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP DAY 21-Church, Sunday lunch, hiking, fellowship, dinner


 After a climb up the mountainside trails (about 25 minutes), we arrived at St. Paul’s Church.  The regular pastor was gone and Pete, the tri-plex neighbor was preaching.  Bethany and Abe help with worship by playing piano and guitar, respectively.  … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP DAY 20-Casual Saturday, concert and party


The tri-plex where Abe and Bethany live was built over 160 years ago.  And it was built very well.  Last night we had a very loud thunderstorm, yet I felt safe and cozy.  Then in the morning I experienced another … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP DAY 19-Woodstock


(I will have to add pictures later, when I can use MY computer with the pictures on it at the teachers’ lounge, but thankful for Abe’s computer at home.) Fortunately I was awake and about, although not dressed, when I … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP Day 18-The road to Mussoorie…train and car


There was to be a cab to pick me up to take me (mostly needed for the luggage) to the train station.  However, the driver was scheduled to come at 7:15AM and the train would leave at 6:50AM.  Not going … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP Day 17-Travel to India


The day started with Daphne’s neighbor bringing me breakfast and a handwritten copy of one of his best recipes for my cookbook.  The town car was there right on time to take me to the airport.  What a world traveler! (He … Continue reading

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WORLD TRIP Day 16-Amsterdam!


I was able to get the airport without event and board the plane.  Oddly enough another passenger greeted with a friendly “hello”.  It took me a minute before I realized I had sat by their family on the way to … Continue reading

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