Tag: travel

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…

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a letter: 2 april 2009

while i was in peace corps, i journaled a lot. but i also wrote a TON of letters. and my mom and dad (and a few friends) kept these and gave them to me when i came back to the us. i haven’t read or gone through them until now! enjoy this letter from me…

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6 weeks to go!!!

I am the proud owner of a plane ticket to Kenya! Owning a plane ticket is my favorite thing. Some people own a house, get married or have a kid. I buy plane tickets. They are pure happiness for me. I don’t like sticking around the same place for very long, especially if snow is…

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A Windy Distraction

I hadn’t done much except stare at my computer today when I realized I needed a distraction. So instead of watering the garden, I decided to go for a walk. South Dakota winter is right around the corner (I can feel it in my waters) and that usually brings well below zero windchills and feet…

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