Sunday, March 02, 2014

Christmas in Uganda Part 1


We were so blessed this year to be able to visit Thomas's parents in Uganda! There was so much to see and do. Judah and Sofia had an awesome time on the swing set and playing with Babu and Coco!


We were all overwhelmed by the amount of green! Trees and grass everywhere! What IS this stuff!? 


Sofia got a bath in the warm kitchen every day. Sure beats bathing in our 40 degree kitchen sink! We were LOVING the warm weather and getting to wear summer clothes and sandals every day. 

Sofia getting a bath

One of the things we were looking forward to was shopping at the local carvers' shop. They are so talented and can make almost anything you ask for. Judah got an animal carving for his room.

Judah and his animal carving

Carvers

There was also a really cool Christmas market that I loved. African goods are all so uniquely handmade and those types of things really are my favorite. Even Judah had a good time and made a friend. 



Another highlight of the trip was a visit to the zoo. Judah really had a fun time seeing all the animals. It was nice to get out and walk around a bit and Sofia even rode in a stroller for the first time. 


We were able to visit with some old friends while we were there which is always fun.

Judah hearing a Bible story from Bob

Grass!

Backyard time with Babu

Lunchtime

Hanging in the stroller

Next up in part 2, Christmas!

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