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    New Hope Peru

    Fuzzy Sock World Peace Day!

    So, you might be sitting around today thinking, “What kind of feel good way am I going to share my money this holiday season?” Many of you may already have ideas on organizations or people you’d like…

    December 15, 2015

    #TBT – San Juan Island

    Our Vancouver post left you with a cliff hanger photo. Where were we going next? The answer… San Juan Island. We spent a couple hours in the car, made a stop at a local…

    November 13, 2015
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    Homework Help

    Homework Help I was in the playground installing some bricks as edging around the border when Sofia came up to me and said, “Can you help me with some homework?” My first thought was,…

    November 9, 2015

    #TBT – Vancouver

    Throwback Thursday – Travel Edition! We thought it’d be fun to share some of our memories traveling together. Most of our trips have been for the sole purpose of escaping the mundane every stuff and just…

    November 5, 2015
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    Peru Simplify

    Present Tense

    We need to be present tense people, and understand that our hope means waiting.…

    October 31, 2015
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    New Hope Peru

    Graduation Night Out Part 2

    See the results from our Graduation Night Out. As you probably we know, last week we had the awesome opportunity to take four girls out in celebration of their graduation, as well as to…

    October 31, 2015
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    New Hope Peru

    Graduation Night Out

    I can’t express to you how deep my heart is for the children at New Hope Children’s Home. They have been through some of the most terrible things you can ever face as a…

    October 23, 2015
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    New Hope

    Eleven and beautiful.

    She is eleven years old. She’s beautiful. Dark skin. Deep, brown eyes. Hair like mocha. Petite, intelligent. She has dreams of becoming a cosmetologist. She’s loving, protective, a little quiet. Likes to dance. She…

    October 23, 2015
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    New Hope Peru

    The dreaded bug.

    It was eighth grade. I was in the bathroom when my sister entered to share with me the dreaded news. “Well?” I asked her anxiously. “…I have it.” She responded fretfully.…

    September 30, 2015