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What's in a name

Every PCV that serves in Botswana gets a Setswana name. Most receive theirs from their host family but occasionally someone else will give it to them. 1,150 more words


Bananagrams by
moonlight – there’a a fly in my
wine – I always win.

Mouse again!

Nothing new to report these past few days. Training days go by very quickly! Hard to believe that we are in the 3rd week of Training. 433 more words

SoPro--First Impressions

I just finished a ten-day visit to Zambia’s Southern Province , my future home once I finish training and swear in as a Volunteer at the end of August.  869 more words

Village Revitalization

Me Transporting Fingerlings

When Peace Corps places a volunteer in a community, it is after the request of the village and all of intricate planning that takes place. 850 more words

Peace Corps Vlogs

Here are some inspiring PCVlogs from current volunteers I follow. I’m thinking about trying to make one when I get to St. Vincent. People don’t read like they should and it would be a good way to share my PC experience. 39 more words

The Bachelor Party

My host dad took me to a get-together for a friend soon to be married. There was snacks, BBQ, and dominoes. It was just for the guys and a time to celebrate and have a good time without alcohol…or strippers. 190 more words