my life songs

welch-mittal family
December 29, 2010, 4:00 pm
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congratulations bubby and g on your engagement.  i’m so happy for you and wish you all the blessings of a full and abundant life together.  love you gunjen and i’m happy to have you as a part of our family.  happy best birthdy ever bubby.


baby chicks
December 29, 2010, 3:53 pm
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i’ve gotten some strange and cool gifts over the years.  i liked this one the best….

baby chicks!

this is wendy’s son chochi.  he brought me some baby chicks for christmas.  i love the DR.  i didn’t bring them back with me, so i hope my neighbor, merlin won’t have killed them by the time i get back.  baby chicks!

my godbaby
December 29, 2010, 3:44 pm
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remember the pictures of little tiny carlos?

he’s turned into a chub.

he’s a healthy baby.  i’m so proud of yoslena to see the mom that she has become.  i know that she has help from her grandma, but she really takes care of her baby.  i pray that he will go to school, become educated and one day take care of his momma.


la tienda preview
December 18, 2010, 11:39 pm
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the new fall and winter items will be arriving pronto!

one of a kinda paper bead earrings by lisita and alisia

elegant hemp by keketa

cup snuggle by elena

goddess of the island necklaces by mariana

knit coin purses and bobby pins by ramona and melania

one of kind paper bead necklaces by lisita and ismena

fiesta beads… la tienda staple

sling bags by maria

these are a few items soon to arrive.  remember with la tienda 95% of the profit goes directly to the womens’ salaries and 5% to supplies.  we are currently supporting 30 families with the project.  the women have been working so hard and really perfecting their art.  consider support women in poverty with your purchases this christmas season.

apparently buckets are good rat traps
December 18, 2010, 10:43 pm
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we have this dang rat that’s coming in our house and stealing our food…. really disgusting.  apparently randomly leaving a bucket under the hole that the rat is entering is a good way to catch him.

here’s the story of what happened on kendall’s blog along with some funny pictures:

only bad news is there are more… don’t worry we’ve set up more traps and are waiting.

December 12, 2010, 11:42 pm
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PTL!  i was able to sell negrita finally.  she’s pretty much staying in the family though.  she moved across the street.  i’m really happy that she ended up in the hands of some people that really needed her and will take care of her.  her new owner jose is a sweet old man that works a farm.

goodbye negrita.

pray for me as i pray about what i will be doing with the money, if i’m able to get a new vehicle, etc.

and thanks for all the prayers that i would find a buyer.