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Sandra MacDonald

All Good Things Come to an End… Goodbye for Now

  • January 5, 2017
  • Sandra MacDonald

Blog by Sandra Wednesday, 4th Well our time at HATS this trip is coming to an end. We leave 5:30 AM tomorrow, Thursday, for Port Au Prince... Continue Reading

Christmas – Gifts, Food and Mummering

  • December 30, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Blog by Sandra MacDonald I think Dickie wrote about our adventures up to Christmas Eve at noon. I will update from there. Christmas eve, Christmas Day We... Continue Reading

Bugs and Spiders and Christmas Stockings

  • December 21, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Sandra here and where do I start and what do I say? Two weeks have passed already and Christmas is only 4 days away! We have been... Continue Reading


  • January 25, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

We had a great early morning walk on Saturday with Keith taking us across the street and up the canal on a different route.  We walked for... Continue Reading

Both Jim and Dickie are back to good health…

  • January 20, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

…well good health for 2 seniors anyway!  Jim still has a cough and Dickie an infected hand! We discovered there was a problem with the TV stand... Continue Reading

Saturday, Sunday and Monday……

  • January 19, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Saturday was a quiet day around here, only security and house mommies on site.  We all made our own breakfast..I had cornflakes and ti figs, Dickie had... Continue Reading

Sandra again

  • January 16, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Thursday afternoon…… We had a delightful afternoon giving out food to some sponsored children and their families.  They truly are grateful and tell you so.  I am... Continue Reading


  • January 15, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Today was a quieter than usual day at school and the students were let out a little early as this is the 6th anniversary of the earthquake.... Continue Reading

Sunday blog…Sandra

  • January 11, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

Everyone is busy and no one here to write a blog right now and time is running out so you are stuck with me again. Yesterday afternoon... Continue Reading

Good morning on day 5 from Sandra

  • January 9, 2016
  • Sandra MacDonald

This is my second attempt to do this, my first one was deleted by someone…wonder if it was intentional or accidental?  I can’t really remember what i... Continue Reading

Blog for Tuesday and Wednesday

  • January 22, 2015
  • Sandra MacDonald

Tuesday; The kids were all pretty excited last evening as Keith, Joan, Daniel (security) and the bus driver pulled into the yard.  The kids were not the... Continue Reading

Day 11

  • January 20, 2015
  • Sandra MacDonald

Another beautiful Sunday service with wonderful singing and a good message from Jim translated by Karen, to believe, repent and obey! Ready for church   A favorite... Continue Reading

Day 10

  • January 18, 2015
  • Sandra MacDonald

Ti Luc had a sleep over at the boys home last night and Karen had one with us on the roof!  It was cold during the night,... Continue Reading

Day 9

  • January 17, 2015
  • Sandra MacDonald

Went to bed last night and Dickie and I decided to move our beds out from under the roof so we could star gaze.  I fell asleep... Continue Reading

We have been here a week already…

  • January 15, 2015
  • Sandra MacDonald

…time flies when you are having fun!  The down side of that is there is only one week left and it will pass all too quickly. We... Continue Reading