Salem's niece, Bitaniya got our granddaughter's birthday
treat! Brooke turned 9 on New Year's Day!
Yonas, Wondemagen and Fikadu
Feraol and his twin brother, Naol (below)
turned 5 on our Christmas Day. Ethiopia's
Christmas is not until this Wednesday.
Abraham and his friend
Ylemdar in white and her sister, Elshaday
Chef Dawit and his friend and Sammy,
All of our young women and two YSAs (in the pink/turquoise
on the left and in the white on the right) and Sammy again
Birhane, Salem's mother
All of the young men in our branch 12-18
Left to right: Yonaton, Fita, Israel and Euale
Dawit's homemade pizza with onions, hot peppers,
carrots, beef, chicken and hard boiled eggs!
Elders Burdick and Payne with their homemade pizza
My Rice Krispie Christmas trees, zucchini bread and pumpkin bread,
peanut butter cookies and chocolate no-bake cookies were a hit! We also
took a decorated can filled with candy canes. They went fast!