Archive for the ‘photos’ Category

Leapin Lizards!

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Well, more just sitting there and posing for us.

My view in the Mazda

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Smile!

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

When I told my nephew to smile, and pointed at my smile, this is what I got…

Baptism

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Baptism? of a child. Although there wasn’t any water… Notice also the two competing pastors, who would talk over each other. There was definitely some drama there…

Village family

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

From left: my sister Melodie, the pastor, my dad, and my mom holding Melodie’s infant daughter

Host family

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

From left to right: my sister Melodie, the pastor, my dad and my mom, in front of their house.

Friestatt Farmers’ Exchange

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

I gave my host sister a baseball cap from the Friestatt Farmers’ Exchange, in my great-aunt’s town in Missouri… also, her daughter was a whole 3 weeks old!

Sunset in Ampizaratany

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

This is looking out from my bedroom window into the courtyard. There was a sunset like this every night.

Chameleon!

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

On hearing we don’t have them in the US, my host dad (pictured) went and found me a chameleon…

Village woman

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

She was absolutely gorgeous and so gentle and friendly… I loved taking pictures of her.