Drumheller

Chapter 54. Back to Canada Part 2- Drumheller

Drumheller, the dinosaur capital of the world, has a certain magic to it- even if you aren’t a geeky geologist like me. Picture this: you are driving through endless prairie, on straight roads slicing through fields of golden wheat and brilliant yellow canola. You can see for miles in every direction, and yet nothing catches… Continue reading Chapter 54. Back to Canada Part 2- Drumheller

Paris · Uncategorized

Chapter 52. A Very French Summer

I honestly can’t believe that I’m writing this post- a summary post about summer, if you will. How is it September already? This first week of September is referred to as la rentrée (literally, the re-entry) in France; it refers not only to the kids going back to school, but also to life itself picking back… Continue reading Chapter 52. A Very French Summer

Istanbul · Travel

Chapter 50: Turkey Diaries, Istanbul

This past week I had the amazing opportunity to travel to Turkey with a small ‘mission team’ from my church (Emmanuel International Church or EIC). The initial purpose of the trip was to support one of our pastors who was scheduled to teach at a youth camp in Izmir, which is on the west side… Continue reading Chapter 50: Turkey Diaries, Istanbul

Normandy · Travel

Chapter 49. Adventures with the Family in Normandy

A Freeman family invasion! I was so blessed in the beginning of May to have my parents and little sister fly to France from Canada, swinging by London on their way over to pick up my brother James (and have a pint or two at the pub!). It was almost a complete family reunion, we… Continue reading Chapter 49. Adventures with the Family in Normandy

Paris

Chapter 48. Paris in Bloom// Cherry Blossom Season

‘When spring comes to Paris, the humblest mortal alive must feel that he dwells in paradise’   – Henry Miller Could Henry Miller see into the future when he said this, or is every spring in Paris this perfect? It’s honestly hard for me to say: while technically this is my second April in the city;… Continue reading Chapter 48. Paris in Bloom// Cherry Blossom Season