Author Archives: Ruth

About Ruth

I am a Missionary Kid (MK) enjoying navigating this life with the unique viewpoint that has given me.

Thankful Thursday 3-2-17

This post has been in the works a long time – I started the list below for posting on February 9th, then I got this actual post three quarters done on the 23rd and now I am finally posting it … Continue reading

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Love

Happy Valentine’s Day to you all! [Quote from Sourcery, by Terry Pratchett, 1988] (Side note for those who don’t know: Pratchett’s Death always speaks in ALL CAPS.)

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Thankful Thursday 1-5-17

Well, welcome to 2017. In some ways, it’s crazy to be here – 2017 already! I mean, I have a science-fiction book, The Door Into Summer, written in 1957, set in 1970, by Robert Heinlein, in which a man winds up in … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday 12-15-16

I had the joy of introducing some co-workers to Dominick the Italian Christmas Donkey today. 🙂 It was preceded by singing vigorously along with “I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas,” since M brought her Bluetooth speaker to make her phone … Continue reading

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Bananagrams Solo

So, I did this for the first time last night: [Learn more about the game Bananagrams here.] It took me just under an hour and a half to use all the tiles on my own. I started with 21, as … Continue reading

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Thankful Thursday 9-8-16

So, the Olympics happened. 🙂 I actually got a notebook and journaled most nights as I was watching, just for fun. I have a notebook from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics – which I actually haven’t read most of since … Continue reading

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