Category Archives: The Back story

A Bit of a Different Spin

So, up until now, Jenni has been the primary blogger. Which is wonderful, because, even though I’m slightly biased, I think she’s a fantastic writer. Her posts are full of wit, humor and insightful depth. We are spending the month … Continue reading

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The First Goodbye

We have a family tradition of going to Opening Day for the Seattle Mariners.  We’ve gone every year since Tate was 8 months old.  We have our family picture taken at the same place every year. This year will likely … Continue reading

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How we got here, part 2

On our honeymoon in Cancun, Mexico When we started dating I was sure to let Mark know that this situation would be temporary.  I was 18 and headed off to college in a couple of short months.  I would be … Continue reading

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How we got here

When I was 13, I went on a mission trip to Mexico for the first time.  I fell in love nearly instantly.  I loved the warm, inviting nature of the culture, I loved the beautiful sound of the language and … Continue reading

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