My First 5K

I am so excited to share with all of my friends here at My Living Canvas that today I completed my first 5K!  I ran the Wolf Trap 5K for the Performing Arts.  Wolf Trap is “America’s National Park for the Performing Arts” and is a really cool venue where Brian and I enjoy seeing…

The Brian, Bernard and Mwangi Show

In Kenya, my dear husband made a very special friend named Bernard.  Bernard was about 4 or 5 years old and danced better than Michael, Janet, and Paula.  Seriously, this kid had a gift. Brian, thinking he may have some African roots, got his groove on with Bernard multiple times during our time in Eburru….

The Walters Anniversary Playlist

Any story by ALW is never complete without an accompanying playlist. I compiled a list of songs that have meant something to us over the last four years, or that we just liked just because! Click here to see the list in Itunes Now we are off to eat steak 🙂 Enjoy! Song Name Artist…

New Music Monday

Very Excited About New Music Monday! Here is what Im listing to now. Some brand new, some oldies but goodies.  I hope you enjoy. Check out my playlists on itunes.   MY AWESOME PLAYLIST Daylight   – Matt & Kim Above the Bones – Mishka Never Had Nobody Like You – (feat. Zooey Deschanel) M. Ward Fire…

Africa

Ok.  Here is video numero uno.  I have several more to share, but this one is the big daddy.  20 minutes, full on Kenya glory.  There is a shorter version.  I will post that tomorrow.  This video does a decent job of capturing the activities we did on our medical mission to Kenya. Many of…

Deep Down in My Heart

On a previous mission trip, we used music to teach English to speakers of other languages. The cool thing was, the kids we were teaching already knew a few songs in English! They taught us this one:

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

JESS, GUY, STEPH, MATT, CHRISTI, LUKE, COLLEEN, RICK: WE MISS YOU!!! In 2009 I resolve to…. Be Healthy and Lose at LEAST 20 lbs Go to at LEAST 2 concerts Write and attempt to publish at LEAST 2 articles Share the truth about Jesus with at LEAST 2 people who have never heard Give more…

Its Never Too Early

To enjoy some good, non-traditional, christmas goodness. The only thing about these songs that says Christmas is the occasional lyric and faint whisper of a jingle bell. Seriously my friends, do not doubt this mix to keep you going through the upcoming holiday madness. Click here to sample ALW’s Quarter Life Christmas Hits (am I…

My Soundtrack For Fall

I have discovered some new tunes and old favorites over the past several weeks.  I made an imix and wanted to share it with you.  I think you will find these song to be a fun accompaniment to your fall adventures. CLICK HERE TO VIEW MY IMIX (must have itunes) Wrong Side of Memphis –…

Grace Abounds!!

Thank you God for Amazing Grace. Two things I want to share today. One is my friend Edward’s blog. He reflects on the death of one of our church members. This is a must read. Click here for the story. Second, I want to share a song that haas really ministered to me today. Its…