1st Grade

Niagara Falls Mission Trip – part 1: Niagara

In July, Connor, Lia, and I went on a mission trip to Niagara Falls, NY. I’ve always wanted to go on a mission trip, and we had an amazing time! We traveled with Faith and Travis, a couple from our church. They are one of the kindest, most wonderful couples I’ve ever met, and I’m so blessed to have gotten to know them better! Heading out on our 6 hour drive! First stop in town – the falls, of course! The rapids leading to the falls were crazy scary!  Connor and Travis accidentally dressed the same 🙂  The gorgeous Niagara Falls at sunset.  Playing shadow Read More

1st Grade

Croatian Getaway * part 3

Day 3 of our trip to Croatia was our day in Plitvice Lakes National Park. This place was the whole reason we decided to go here and it did not disappoint. Words can not describe the beauty. I was in awe the whole time I was there, literally choked up and emotional, just from being in such an amazing place. First, I’m going to show you the layout of the park, so you can sort of understand how it’s set up: There are several lakes in a valley, and one dumps into the next, and the next, and so on. There are thousands of waterfalls. Read More