A Team Effort

My recent trip to the States was a team effort to say the least. Two of the star players were my older sister and my very dear family-friend, Michelle Ule who wrote the blog post below. Between rides to the airports, taking me to see my grandparents, hosting an open house, orchestrating gatherings with friends…

January/February 2015 Update

Time is flying by! It’s hard to believe it’s already mid-March! I hope and pray 2015 has begun with great momentum and an abundance of blessings for you and your family. Click here to read my most recent update and please keep in touch! ~Hillary  

August’s Update

I am a little late in posting this update to the blog. It was initially sent August 7th to those who have signed up to receive my monthly e-updates. E-mail me or send me a message on Facebook if you would like to receive these monthly updates via e-mail as well. Hillary’s Update for August…

I Need A Date!

No, I am not looking for someone among you, my friends and family, to play matchmaker, what I need is a departure date for when I go back to Sicily! I need to know this date soon because it needs to not only be on my visa application but also on letters that need to…

My ABC’s for March 2014

Greetings one and all! Over the last month I have been blessed to receive a handful of encouraging reports from some of my friends back in Sicily. Please continue to pray for the Lord to heal and restore all who are broken and in need of reconciliation. As for here, it has been such a…

Back in Cali

Greetings from Sonoma County!     I hope the new year is off to a good start for you!     It is hard to believe I arrived home 3 weeks ago today! So far the transition has been surprisingly smooth. After staying a week with family, I am now living nearby with close friends.…

Buone Feste!

    I hope you all enjoyed a wonderful Christmas season and wish you and yours a very happy new year!     Tanti Auguri!  (Best wishes!)          For those who haven’t heard, I will be heading back to California in just over a week. The hope is to be home for…

Buona giornata del ringraziamento!

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!!!     “What do (we) have that (we) did not receive?” – 1 Corinthians 4:7      THANKFUL FOR YOU: Today, as we pause to reflect on and celebrate the many blessings we have been given, I want to remind you that you are a HUGE blessing in my life, a blessing I…

Pinball (An Update)

Greetings from Edinburgh, Scotland! I  am beginning to think I may have an inkling of what it is like to be a pinball. The following summary of the last month will explain what I mean: Since I don’t yet have a long-term visa for Italy and therefore had to leave Sicily within 90 days of…