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Grant writing training

It’s been a busy few weeks prepping, writing and designing the grant writing training. It was a lot more work than I had anticipated, but I’m proud of the final, 93 page manual and two day training I created. 130 more words

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Project Management

Announcement: Thank you to all of my wonderful readers!  Unfortunately, I have found that I’m unable to keep up with posting weekly.  My plan is to post every other week moving forward, possibly once a month when things are hectic.  349 more words

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Sophomore Year

The first year of Peace Corps goes by slowly for many PCVs. It’s a critical time of relationship building, integration, and simply being present in your community. 597 more words

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Black Panther

A few months ago, I was talking about Black Panther with Law and DK and showed them the trailer. They loved it, and I invited them to come see the movie with me. 677 more words

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Accept Rather Than Expect: Reflections on Year 1

Peace Corps Tip #41: Do not expect. – Book of advice from my RPCV friend, Janelle


Friday marked my cohort’s one year anniversary of arriving in South Africa, as well as my birthday (big thanks to my PCV friends Gwen, Jonas, Lily & Bianca for helping me celebrate!). 1,043 more words

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PC Fitness

It can be really tough to stay motivated on a workout regime in Peace Corps. After being a regular exerciser for several years, I’ve fallen off the wagon pretty hard. 586 more words

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