I can’t believe it’s already been one year. In some ways it feels like a lifetime and in other ways it seems as though we just arrived. The experiences that we’ve had have been irreplaceable. I made a video to celebrate our 1 year anniversary, on the adventure of a lifetime! If you’ve been wondering why I haven’t been blogging as regularly, it’s because I was crazy sick and had to be flown to Australia for medical help, and then because I started writing a book! Stay tuned, I’ll let you know when it’s ready to ready 🙂
World schooling has legitimately been the most difficult, exciting adventure I’ve ever been on!
Talk about the incredible lessons that your children can learn through this experience. And the incredible lessons that I myself have learned!
I never imagined that we could have met the people, or had the experiences that we’ve had while on this 1 year journey!
What about you? What amazing lessons have worldschooling taught you?!
It’s Friday night and we can here the beating of drums from across the water. If you look carefully you can also see the lights spinning around in the distance. We’ve already been 5 times but it never gets old. We decide to load up the older kids and we pile in the truck with their cousins and aunties and drive down the road. It takes less than 10 minutes to drive to the Beach Bar where there is a free fire show every Friday night. It’s the same place we go for $10 pizzas and an outdoor movie on Tuesday nights but nobody ever gets tired of watching.
I promise myself this time that I’ll just enjoy the show without filming any of it. After all the sure sign of a tourist is taking out their fancy phones and videotaped EVERYTHING…sigh. It was too tempting. The sparks fly and the entire sky feels likes its lit up with music, people and fire. It’s actually very exciting and the crowd goes wild. I have officially resisted for as long as I possibly can before I pull out my phone and take a few minutes of fire dancing filming. Now that I’ve made a little movie the whole thing is off my chest and I won’t have to film it next time 🙂 The Fire Dancing Show in Port Vila Vanuatu is AWESOME!
We honestly attend the fire dancing show at the Beach Bar nearly every weekend. It just never grows old. In fact, the fire dancing show was the very first activity that we ever attended when landing in Port Vila. The drums, the lights, the fire, the dancing, the crowd, and of course the delicous pizza!
When our friends come to visit we drag them to our own personal fire dancing show and they are NEVER dissapointed!