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Day 10

Today is officially the half way point of my leave. It’s bitter sweet, I do miss the grown up conversations at work throughout the day, but I know I will miss Fitz more than ever that first day back on the job. 210 more words


Motherhood - Part 1: Having It All

Dear Grampa,

About two weeks into my village life, pa woke me from a nap. Struggling with my limited Khmer, I gleaned that I had a visitor. 2,113 more words

Peace Corps

Have you heard of an Au Pair?

If you hadn’t noticed, I was away on a bit of an unplanned hiatus.

December was the month of overwhelming anxiety and financial strife for me, personally. 772 more words


Caring For Children

Good Afternoon Munchkins!

Today I thought I would give you some tips when caring for children (such as younger siblings, cousins, nieces/nephews etc.) for a day or something, using my own experience to help you. 946 more words

Teenage Life

LOCAL VIEW --Boys and Mud--

Moths are drawn to light. Boys are drawn to mud.
It really makes me wonder at men’s reasons
For delight. You can sample people’s blood… 2,731 more words

Growth potential

I’m currently teaching at a Child Care Developmental Center. Although it’s not my intended career path, my role comprises of managing a classroom– with a ratio one teacher to every eight students, creating lesson plans in compliance with Illinois Early Learning Standards (IELS), and assuring that every student is safe and in a nurturing environment to grow and learn. 121 more words

Day 9

The week is over and it ends on a high note, Fitz is 4 months old today!

Today was a very fun day with the little guy, he was in a great mood! 198 more words