I have grand plans for a few better posts in the near future, but I thought I would do a quick update now.
I have moved into a new family, with a new record of one days notice before the move. I am very happy with them, however; and if my English gets worse, I now have the excuse of saying I am speaking almost all Turkish now. My new family doesn't speak English so now it's Turkish at home and school.
I had an exciting day today. I got to see Selimiye Mosque for the first time after almost six months of living here. I also got to see a very nice little park near my home I had no idea existed! It has some beautiful fountains and a playground that kind of makes me wish my littlest sister was coming to visit me so she could use it.
And, finally. I leave you with this: