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Holiday (Part 2)

After an amazing but short sleep we awoke for the mornings tea and buuz before slowing milling about preparing for the day ahead. My new 6 year old friend, Ichdorj, would be our guide around the 1000 person strong Telmen. 390 more words


Mongol Thoughts Small Batch

If having a school vacation does just one thing, it turns my brain into mush. I could easily just not post this week, but I have been doing so well posting once a week that I would kick myself if I didn’t attempt to post something. 947 more words


Holiday (part 1)

I just had one of the best weeks of my life. A perfect holiday week.

My favourite thing about travel is learning about and being a part of other cultures which is what made last week one of the best of my life so far. 551 more words


Language Learning … and How it Still Kicks My #!@!%

So this past weekend we had a whirlwind Language IST. The first of its kind for post apparently. We were sent two amazing Mongolian Language teachers from UB , accompanied by our regional programmer and an official Peace Corps observer. 849 more words


Language IST and Second Site Visit

There had been rumors floating around for a while about a possible Language IST (like the regular IST I talked about a few posts back… 1,078 more words

Thanksgiving Thanks, Cleaning and School Work

This last week has been both chill and busy , busy with the important and non important stuff.

On Friday evening we had our Thanksgiving party at my place. 863 more words


Shopping and Camel Meat

So say I want food. Which is a daily occurrence for most, if not all of us. Where do I go ? What do I do? 1,045 more words