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The Phillips family, including mom Amanda, dad Ryan (second from left), and boys Asher (right) and Shepherd, celebrates with friends in India.
A father retells the story of his family’s year in India leading up to the birth of his second son, Shepherd Ketan.
About Author: Ryan Phillips
Ryan Phillips, along with his wife, Amanda, is the co-founder of ECTA (www.ecta-international.org). He has lived with his wife and sons, Asher and Shepherd, in the Nepali and Indian Himalayas since 2002. Ryan is an EMT and primary health care provider. Amanda is a CPM. View all posts by Ryan Phillips