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  • Festival Fireworks Finale

    Red Fountains

    The world renowned festival that is the “Fringe,” has officially come to an end. In celebration of a wonderful month of music, acting, and performances of all sorts, the city allowed for their noise ordinance laws to be violated for the “Virgin Money Fireworks Concert.” An orchestra plays in the middle of Princes St. Gardens […]

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  • Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

    King of Norway Trumpeters

    It’s very rare that you get to experience an event that just makes you feel like you are really witnessing a wonderful piece of history. Something that feels a bit fairytale-like and for lack of a better term, “magical.” Many people say that the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo (www.edintattoo.co.uk) is on their “bucket list” and […]

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  • CLAN 2016

    CLAN 2016

    About two weeks ago we got the wonderful opportunity to go to a conference called “The CLAN Gathering.” Basically, it’s a week long conference where Christians from all over Scotland come together to camp, worship God, and hear some excellent speakers. We were able to get in to the conference for free by volunteering so […]

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  • Scottish Countryside

    TyneEsk3

    I have fallen in love with Scotland. Constantly in awe of just how beautiful this country truly is. Even being here one other time for one day in 2012 didn’t really prepare me for the beauty that’s held here. The cities and Edinburgh in particular are wonderfully beautiful but really, the countryside is what captures […]

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  • Colorado to Edinburgh

    Colorado to Edinburgh

    So we made it… A month and a half later, finally getting sorted with the flat, internet, etc. Things don’t move quickly here but that’s understandable as we are not in the United States anymore where things get done yesterday for the most part. Life is most certainly about getting adjusted. Learning about the culture […]

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  • Two Weeks to Departure

    Chicken Coop

    We leave two weeks from today for our official move to Scotland. To say that I’m full of all sorts of emotions would be an understatement. Yes, I am excited, a wee bit overwhelmed, a tad bit sad to be leaving friends/family but for the most part, I’m super ready for a good change. It’s […]