Guest Bloggers: Granny & Grandad

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At the end of an incredible 3 weeks immersion in their Madventure, Al asked us if we’d seen any changes in the children over the 6 months they’d been away. It was a bit like asking Custer if he thought the Indians were shooting straighter! But now we’ve had time to recover, remember and reflect, we think there are probably some comments we can make. [Read more…]

My Holiday (by Matt)

A Toucan by Matthew (click for larger image)

Cabarete Beach by Matthew (Click for larger image)

On Monday 26th December my family went to a villa in Cabarete. Our house was number one 110. It took us 1.5 hours to get there and cost about 1,000 pounds to rent out for two weeks.  When we got there we found out that it had a TV and a swimming pool. At about 11:59 they managed to drag us away from [Read more…]

Christmas in the Domincan Republic Republic (¡Feliz Navidad y Prospero Año Nuevo!)

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A few words on how Christmas here is different to back home, and on our plans for a very different Christmas.  Plus a few drawings by the children to remind us what Christmas is really all about.

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