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Enchiladas- A Most Wonderful Drink

Host families- either the best or worst thing about a student’s study abroad experience. It’s hard to commit to living six weeks with complete strangers whom you may or may not be able to communicate with, in a place where you don’t really have any other options. 573 more words


Down to the Wire

My time at home is coming to close as I finally stop procrastinating and start actually packing. I posted my tentative packing list on here when I was making it but now that I have it all laid out on my floor I feel like I am missing so many things or like I am not taking enough clothing with me.I think I might add some more skirts to the list and a pair of heels. 396 more words

Despedida, a sitemate COS

Apparently, it is customary in Guatemala to throw one’s own despedida, or farewell party. That would have been impossible for my sitemate, Cristian, who COS’ed (close of service) about a month ago in April. 668 more words

Peace Corps


I have some good news! Wednesday, April 29th I officially got my host family in…. Montana! Let me tell you my story.

This is where Montana is situated and how it looks like. 397 more words