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Karen Huxter

Luc can do it too!

  • July 6, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Luc has continued to learn that what other children can do naturally with their hands. He can do too – but differently. This boy has come a... Continue Reading

Our Wonderful Kids – A Photo Blog for June 2017

  • June 22, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

A photo blog about our wonderful kids at HATS-Haiti Our kids love to play in trees as most of you are aware by now. Every time we... Continue Reading

Thank You Mariah and Sara-May

  • June 12, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

A big Thank you to Mariah and to Sara-May from all of us at HATS-Haiti for coming to the mission and being willing to join in and... Continue Reading

So Good to be Back at HATS!

  • May 26, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Back home in Haiti. It is good to be back. Lots has happened since the last blog. Luc and I visited in Ontario on our way back... Continue Reading

Photos of Work & Play!

  • May 14, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Party on the roof of the admin building with Mama Karen Everyone helps to put away supplies delivered by Papa Luckner Truck washing involves kids of all... Continue Reading

Luc (Ti Luc) in Canada

  • May 6, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

While in Canada Luc is kept very busy with Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Doctor appointments, Gymnastics, and now Soccer is added twice weekly. Add home schooling, with... Continue Reading

Mama is Back Home!

  • April 28, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

HATS kids – fun times with Mama Karen. I am thoroughly enjoying time at home with our kids. The children are thrilled to have me home again.... Continue Reading

Balloons, Crafts, Music and Hockey

  • April 22, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Sometimes a team staying at a mission in our area ask permission to come see our mission, especially because we have a bunch of kids who love... Continue Reading

Rain Hats, Packing Tape, Gymnastics & Bonfires

  • April 8, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Greetings from Karen and Ti Luc (or Luc as he is starting to want to be called.) He says he is no longer ‘ti’ (small) and so... Continue Reading

Thank You for a Wonderful, Memorable Week!

  • March 23, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Thank you Nicki and Mike. Thank you for returning to us and for bringing Frank, Deborah and Ashley. We enjoyed having them with us. Thank you very... Continue Reading

Thank You Team Texas

  • February 28, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

We are thrilled every year to have this important part of our HATS family join us for work, fun and laughter. We are never disappointed in our... Continue Reading

Thank You Jim πŸ’•

  • February 6, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Thank you Jim. πŸ’• Thank you for coming. Thank you for staying. Thank you for attempting to do anything asked of you – even filling in for... Continue Reading

One Very Special Month πŸ’–

  • January 9, 2017
  • Karen Huxter

Thank you so very much Dickie, Sandra and Shondi. Arrival at the mission site is very exciting for all of us here at HATS-Haiti. Leaving, however, is... Continue Reading

Jocelyn’s Great Adventure 🌞

  • December 17, 2016
  • Karen Huxter

Saturday morning, we woke a bit earlier and at 6:00 met the older kids at the gate as we went for a walk. It was gorgeous to... Continue Reading