Letter Fifty-Three from the Lovely Lady Lena

ONE YEAR. three hundred and sixty five days. That’s the time that has passed since I last saw you. And you. And maybe you. I really can’t believe that I have been out here for so long. Now is my time to … Continue reading

Letter Fifty-Two from the Lovely Lady Lena

 The word of the week is…. WAHNSINN. (marvelous, splendid, unbelievable, superb.) It was wahnsinn going on exchanges with Sister Rasmussen (more to come), and wahnsinn surprising the mission president’s wife for her birthday, and our musical number turned out to be wahnsinn. And did you know? … Continue reading

Letter Fifty-One from the Lovely Lady Lena

Has anyone ever heard of Google Glasses? I remember watching a video about them when they were just a fetal concept, but the other day I saw them in real life under the oddest of circumstances. Sister McBride and I … Continue reading

Letter Fifty from the Lovely Lady Lena

Herzlich Wilkommen Sister McBride! I got my new compy comp and Tuesday and now I am the one in charge of finding our way around Berlin. Uhhhh…. I need a GPS! Actually, it’s not that bad, although we were an … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Nine from the Lovely Lady Lena

My first love is in the mission. Syrian eating appointment. Transfers. Hoarders Abroad. Those were my spoiler alerts. So much to say, in such little time, I thought I would break it down. Last Monday I was reunited with a … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Eight from the Lovely Lady Lena

6 months. Gulp. That’s right, today marks the start of my third and final mission trimester. I feel like time is playing some cruel trick on me! Do I really have to start eating healthy and working out harder for … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Seven from the Lovely Lady Lena

     Dear reader. I exhort you to please hit up the after Easter sales in America and load up on 10 cent boxes of Peeps and then come gather around the computer screen and read my letter. (but really, load up on those Peeps … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Six from the Lovely Lady Lena

   Did you know that you can get free music from LDS.org?! It’s pretty much changed my life. Lately we are obsessed with this one Come Unto Christ. Not over-exaggerating when I say we listened to it for an hour on … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Five from the Lovely Lady Lena

‘This is not real!’ (if you know what I am quoting, I will seriously love you forever.) Seriously though, this past week has flown by and this transfer is only 5 weeks so everything is just going too fast. Blarg! On … Continue reading

Letter Forty-Four from the Lovely Lady Lena

I suppose we should start with the most important item of business on the Laundry List. I have been called to the Germany, Berlin Mission and transferred to the Marzahn Berlin Ward! That’s right folks, I am leaving my tiny little German … Continue reading