Jeg er i Norge!

I made it to Norway! This is the fourth day I have been here; I still can't believe it. I flew from Grand Forks to Minneapolis, then to New York, then to Amsterdam before finally flying to Oslo. I'm living in Lillestrøm, which is just a 15 minute train ride from Oslo, Norway's capital. It is so beautiful here. The church in neighboring Romerike is the biggest in Norway and it's absolutely beautiful. My companion…

I’m Going to Norway!

It has been a CRAZY week. It feels that way every week but it is especially true this time. On Wednesday my mission president called while we were in the middle of a lesson. Sister Campbell set her phone aside, but when she picked it up a few minutes later to pull up the scriptures, she saw a text that said, "Sister Whoolery, will you call me about your assignment to Norway?" My heart started…

More Service

Hi everyone! This is my update from last week that I didn't have the chance to post. This week we worked in 4 different people's gardens. I have an awful tan line where my gardening gloves end! It's been good to get to know people in the community. All of the people we did service for were either not members of the church or just one spouse was a member. The most exciting thing that…

Lots of food!

Hi all! This past week we've done a lot of service again. We directed traffic at a free produce event, weeded someone's yard, and painted a playground for Parks and Recreation. That was a lot of fun, I love painting things! We've also been making a lot of good food! Lately we've made miso chicken, samosas, aloo gobi, homemade bread, and enchiladas. We got hot dogs with barbeque beans, bacon, and little fries on them a…