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a journal entry: 11 may 2009

my parents and grandparents are about to come for a visit! most people would be super excited, and i was! but i was also really nervous about how they might react to zambia and me. livingstone. waiting. no movies (it's closed on monday). no internet (in the entire town). the ice cream tasted like cream. … Continue reading a journal entry: 11 may 2009

in photos: may and june 2009

may and june in the village were AMAZING!!!!!! i was back in my own house after having to move because i was sick. PLUS my parents and grandparents came for a visit! below is a video that my mom took when we were visiting binashy, the best old lady in the entire village! i used … Continue reading in photos: may and june 2009

(a) Teacher/School Personnel

it's tough to have to share my thoughts about teenage pregnancy. but this happens in the world, especially in the village. this is a blog post that i originally wrote and posted on 28 april 2009. it follows my journal entry i posted a few days ago. I feel like I need to share the … Continue reading (a) Teacher/School Personnel

momos and beer

the best combination while in nepal, you must indulge yourself in the local food. in my case my favorite nepali food was MOMOS! small dumplings with vegetables (or chicken) inside, i think i ate 100 of them. i had a range of different tasting momos, which i rated accordingly. but i definitely didn't have a … Continue reading momos and beer