Day 19 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

Day 19 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine I woke up before my alarm again. It gets light outside so early and the window coverings do not keep out much of it. I laid in bed, not very comfortably, and tried to get caught up on my emails. The computer was sitting on the chair … Continue reading

Day 18 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

Day 18 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Tuesday has come. Three more days until we fly home!! We will be leaving Lutsk on a bus today. None of us, except Lucy, are looking forward to sitting on a bus for 5 ½ hours, but it will get us closer to return to America! I … Continue reading

Day 17 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 17 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine We all slept in again. Lucy left to go do a few things. The rest of us got food from the balcony, our new refrigerator, to eat for breakfast. I again washed my hair in freezing cold water. The boys were packing up their stuff. I … Continue reading

Day 16 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

 Day 16 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Ahhh, Sunday. I love Sundays. Today is the first Sunday of the month when we usually fast for two meals. Lucy and I fasted, but we didn’t say anything to the children about it. Lucy slept at her home. I woke up about 8:30 and saw that … Continue reading

Day 15 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 15 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Today is Saturday. We ate breakfast at 8:30. Lucy left early to go get a haircut and a few other things. I went back to my room to write for a bit while the children played hide and seek and then watched a movie. At 11:00 … Continue reading

Day 14 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

Day 14 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine I woke up at 5:40 a.m. before my alarm this morning. I quickly showered so that I could finish packing for our trip today. I ended up Skyping with Tony who had just gone back to read bedtime stories to Gabe. We have been trying to figure … Continue reading

April 30, 2011 Day 15 of Anne’s return trip by Tony

By Tony back in the States Hello everyone!  Anne had several extra days of down time so they all decided to travel to Lucy’s home in Lutsk which is in the Western part of the country near the borders of Poland and Belaurus.  She does not have internet service so will not be posting any … Continue reading

Day 13 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 13 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Today is Thursday. My alarm woke me up at 7:15. I quickly showered, blew my hair dry, woke the Heather and Jonathon, finished a few things and headed down to meet Oleg for our medical appointment. Oleg ended up being a bit late due to traffic. … Continue reading

Day 12 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

  Day 12 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine It is now Wednesday and we are in Kiev. The train arrival time of the train into Kiev is 6:00 a.m. I still cannot figure out why they insist on waking people up over an hour before arrival. The first time the lady came and opened … Continue reading

Day 11 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine

New photos added Day 11 of Anne’s Journey Back to Ukraine Tuesday morning seemed to come early. I woke up at 8:00 a.m. Heather was already out of bed while the boys and Lucy were still sleeping. I showered, made oats, and put in a load of my laundry. After the boys woke up, they saw … Continue reading