It’s Almost Time! Oct. 12

Time is quickly approaching for our departure. We are extremely busy making plans, gathering supplies and trying ever so hard to learn the Swahili language.  We have just a few days left spending Christmas with Heathers family in Michigan and heading out the day after. We then spend 3 weeks in Chicago. Packing, sorting and […]

Michigan Fall -Oct. 12

So when we first got into America we spent a few months in Chicago waiting for Lily to arrive. 4 days after her arrival we moved to Michigan. It wasn’t the original plan to move so soon after her birth but being that she was 2 weeks late we ran out of time. So with […]

Presenting Lily Joy – Sept. 10

So the long awaited post for the LONG awaited blessing! Lily Joy Wilkens finally decided to join us at 42 weeks weighing 7lbs 14oz and 21inches.  She was born Sept 1st at 415pm and just in the knick of time I might add! The morning of the day she was born I was due to […]