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Island Selection (Week 6)

Tomorrow we find out what islands we will be placed on for service.
It’s the end of week 6 and I can’t believe PCT is almost over. 125 more words

we went to town...

a month in and they let us loose…
i guess they figured we’d need a break from the long days sitting and learning so we could blow off some steam. 311 more words


Bugs everywhere........

I was sitting on my desk writing when my foot felt super itchy and started to burn. I looked down to see this little tiny bug on me. 455 more words

The Mountains and Valleys of Service

Now that I have been in Lesotho for more than a year I have thought a lot about what I’ve accomplished and what goals I’ll have for the remainder of my time here. 1,191 more words

Muddy Madness

Today was a good day!

It was cool here today. It rained last night. It was nice because I did not sweat as much during my 30 minute bike ride! 686 more words

It's see you later, not goodbye

Saying goodbye is never easy. It’s especially difficult here in Mozambique. Volunteers here become like family. We don’t have anyone else we can turn to, we probably don’t have either anyone or more than one person to speak English to at site, and sometimes it’s hard to have deep emotion-packed conversations with Mozambicans as our cultures are vastly different in some aspects. 1,343 more words

Peace Corps

Things To Bring: EC Edition (1 Month Anniversary)

Peace Corps Training kept me from blogging so I missed “officially” celebrating being in country for a month with this post…

Here is a list of things you should consider bringing with you to the Eastern Caribbean especially as a Peace Corps Volunteer. 299 more words