south dakota flat is exceptionally different than nepal flat.
My family came for a visit and we went to Botswana on safari!
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
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
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
as an education peace corps volunteer, we would support organizations with trainings. it was really great experience. but i also found some tough stuff too.
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
easter is almost here, and you'll wanna stick around to read about my hilarious easter egg hunt in the village.
want to support the environment? you can start in the bathroom!
hands down, the best indian snack food is wada pav! if you don't know what this is, i'll explain. wada pav is a spicy potato vegetable mix that is formed into patties. you dip that patty into a chickpea flour batter. then DEEP FRY it until it's nice and crispy and brown on the outside. … Continue reading best indian snack food