Letter Fifty-Eight from the Lovely Lady Lena

‘You can count the apples, but you can’t count the seeds.’ These words resonated with me this week as soon as my mission president said them at our zone training. He continued on to explain that we have an impact that … 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 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-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

Letter Forty-One from the Lovely Lena

Does anyone know the Elvis song Return To Sender? Go listen to it right now because I’m going to reference it. (why do all my blog posts start with songs?!) Anyways, the German Postoffice is very interesting, as in they … Continue reading

Letter Thirty-Four from the Lovely Lady Lena

Can you say A W K W A R D? This week was awesome, but over all filled with awkward moments. I disgress, I shall share them with the world.      Case A. We were 10 minutes late to a … Continue reading

Letter Twenty-Five from the Lovely Lady Lena

Where does the time go? The email time I mean. I got to make this quick because somehow the time has managed to escape, so enjoy this mostly photo blog post. After all, pictures are worth 1,000 words! This week … Continue reading

Letter Twenty-Four from the Lovely Lady Lena

Oh what a beautiful morning, oh what a beautiful day. I’ve got a wonderful feeling that everythings going my way! Do you know that song? Those might not be the right lyrics, but it expresses exactly how I feel. It … Continue reading

Letter Five from the Lovely Lady Lena

Dresden Diva here! What. Is. Up. Reader? This week was plum plum (the fake German way of saying cray cray) and I can hardly believe it is email time again. Mission time is like ETERNAL TIME. It flies by yet … Continue reading

Letter One from the Lovely Lady Lena

Missionary in the MTC

Dear darlings, I survived. I survived being dropped off on Wednesday. I survived all day Thursday. And now it is Friday and it is already my P-day. I am in a Dritt, which simply means instead of having one companion I am blessed with … Continue reading