Things we like

We will use this project to update you on our latest (and greatest) items we have enjoyed over the last couple of years!   HOME LOVES: NORWEX SHUTTERFLY   TRAVEL LOVES: AIRBNB:  Airbnb is one of our favorite sites to…

Join the Adventure

Looking for one more way to join us as we navigate the curvy roads ahead? Join our Facebook Group and follow us on Instagram. This is where we will post updates for our website and podcast.  

2017 Goals

COUPLE GOALS continue to eat well and exercise Catie will plan a half marathon for later this year! (maybe…) continue learning Turkish (in progress) continue on with our 2nd year of FunkTravels podcast (pst… check it out here) (Taking a break for…

Language

Like we mentioned in our vision, we are currently working on language (Catie part-time and Jason’s quarter time). Follow our progress here: Episode019 – we took a language learning course Episode020 – first week 3 weeks of language school Updates with…

Our Family Values

We believe in Jesus Christ and his teachings to love others. This is the starting point, the foundation, to all other virtues and goals in our family. We believe people are more important than things – in loving others around…

Our Family Vision

In the next year or so, we are planning to move to Izmir, Turkey. Why? There are a number of reasons: God has given us both the desire and ability to do so. We want to have the adventure together as…

Turkey

Not familiar with Turkey?  No worries. We happen to think it is a beautiful country with a warm friendly culture. One of goals of this website will be using this space to write about sites, culture, and travels around Turkey. But to…

Our Story

Catie and Jason met for the first time in Turkey in the spring of 2009. She had moved there for a few years after college and he was spending 6 months there. Catie’s roommate was teaching English at the same…

Home

 What does it look like to move to the other side of the world? Catie has done this once before back in her single days and the company she worked for did a lot of the leg work… So this…