Monthly Archives: October 2008
Make a Smilebox slideshow Thank you Sandoz Family!
Language Acquisition class ended Friday and my mind is so full I do believe knowledge is oozing out my ears. I have been given tools that will assist in me learning Kazakh. If you wonder where I am, I’m on top of the table taking the picture!!! Our small group that meets once a week … Continue reading
Just a quick – SHOUT of JOY!!! Yesterday I finally got a call from Sarah… She sounded great. She only had a few minutes and needed to give me information about graduation on November 21st. When I would try and ask a question her response was “Mom, I don’t have time for your questions I … Continue reading
FIRST SOME SIGHTS FROM BEAUTIFUL WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA I am not learning Kazakh, but the skills needed to learn a second language. Did you know that there are over 700 sounds the human voice apparatus is capable of making? I sure didn’t.. Did you know that there is a Phonetic Alphabet to guide you in … Continue reading
New Friendships! Youngest Member of our Class! Turning in Papers!The “Gang” Thursday we finished the first section of training. It is actually bittersweet. I’m more than ready to be done with “HOMEWORK & PAPERS” for the moment – more to come next week :o) – and at the same time sad because I really enjoyed … Continue reading
The last two weeks have been packed full of so many things I have barely had a chance to sit and catch my breath. The amazing things I am learning leaves me overloaded and feeling a little off balanced at times, but still excited about where this path is leading me. In addition to homework … Continue reading
Sarah, me & Marc Sarah with her Dad and Step Mother A group picture. Not the entire group, but a good part of family who came to celebrate with us. I made it back to North Carolina Sunday and Sarah made it to Great Lake, Illinois Monday evening. Oh, how I miss my sweet baby … Continue reading