Here is a list of things that has helped my international marriage survive the blaze of the toddler years. It’s not always easy, but for those of us with faith in God, we will make it through no matter what the outcome!
Put God First
Make time with God a priority. The Bible says to seek Him and his Kingdom first and then all of those other things you’re worrying about will fall into place. Whenever I have been in trouble in my life, God has always been there to pull me through, but I had to earnestly seek him in those times! Continue reading
Confession Time. I grew up in the Pokemon Craze Generation. Everyone I knew, Christian or not, was playing/watching Pokemon. I used to have piles of those Pokemon cards too. Pokemon was seriously one of the best memories from childhood. Growing up in a stressful environment, Pokemon was a means of escaping to an exciting world–a world where I was in control of what was happening around me. Continue reading
I love how when I meet new people in Japan many of them love to say, “Oh wow, you’re kids have it so lucky; they’re gonna grow up speaking English.” As if teaching children a second language was as obvious as learning to walk. It’s not that simple, people. Continue reading