Ireland Roadtrip 2017 – Accomodation Problems

2017 the Mr, the Teabee and I were going to Ireland to see the legendary Emerald Isle with our own eyes. We had a rough Concept where to go within 14 days and what to see, but were flexible enough to stop wherever and whenever we wanted. After starting in Dublin for a few days,…

a threefold cord

When the Mr and I met back in 2009, we haven’t been baptized. My husband grew up catholic and my mother is one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. So the connection between religious life and a successful marriage wasn’t totally new to me. But there is a big difference of knowing the concept of something and really doing…

Recap 2014 Scotland

We have been to Scotland in 2014 and it was amazing! When we even still had British soil (yes it was and is still british) underneath our feet we decided to go to Ireland. 3 years later we are finally about to go! But first let’s talk a little about the past: How was Scotland? I…

someone else is better for this job

For a long time I was thinking about writing a blogpost about the feelings of being unqualified, ill-equipped or unworthy. So this week’s Family Study actually helped a great deal to sort out the thoughts. We were listening to the dramatic Bible Reading of Jonah and worked the Teenager Study Activity afterwards. When thinking about…

counting the blessings

A friend recently told me:  You go to work, buy your groceries, cook food, clean the flat, then you prepare for the meetings, do your personal study and the bible reading and prepare for field service and your assignments at the meetings. If you have done this, you add 70 hours of service, additional responsibilities…