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Pousada Tabapitanga

This was the view from our veranda.  We changed out mind at the last minute.  We got put in a bungalow that was at the end so everyone was walking past it…not much in the way of privacy so they offered us this one instead.   He was waiting for us one day when we […]

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Friends are the Family We Choose For Ourselves…

Sundays found us visiting wards and people that Will served and taught on his mission.  This family holds a special place with Will and now a special place with me.  He taught and baptized this family with his companion.  It was a tender and sweet moment to see how much the church has blessed Bishop […]

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Igreja da Sé

  Olinda is peppered with historic churches.  This one built in the early 1500s, is located at the top of the city with the most magnificent view of the skylines, ocean and houses.  We were too distracted taking it all in to take a picture.  The picture below is halfway down the hill once we […]

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Historic Olinda

  This is Olinda! We stayed here most of the time.  It’s rumored that the name come from the exclamation of people as they stood on it’s hill, ” O, linda!”, which translates into, “Oh Beautiful!” As we walked down the cobblestone streets I noticed all of the colorful houses.  I was told that each house had […]

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A Secret Garden in the City

After getting to Recife, we checked into our first residence at the Pousada Quatro Cantos.   Nestled in Historic Olinda, we enjoyed the top-floor suite with the view of the city and the ocean from the hammock on our veranda.  I died when they gave us this key.   Admittedly, I was a little taken aback […]

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