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Let Girls Learn 

So, earlier this week, the Peace Corps and First Lady Michelle Obama announced a new education effort called ‘Let Girls Learn’. Through this program, hopeully the “doors of education” will be opened for girls around the globe who are not offered opportunities for schooling. 186 more words

Shoes, and other reasons why I feel slightly crazy

I have spent an inordinate amount of time this week thinking about shoes.

It’s quite unlike me.

I don’t even own that many pairs of shoes…. 232 more words

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Scales, Shovels, and Wheelbarrows... Oh My!



It’s official and it’s busy! The moment of total excitement is here – The grant materials and equipment have been purchased and delivered to the village!! 538 more words

I live in Georgia
strange weather has followed me
from Oklahoma

Seriously. Rain and sun and rain and hail and rain and sun and snow? All in a day. 18 more words

Extension, eXtension, and Peace Corps

What do Extension, eXtension (extension.org), and Peace Corps all have in common?  I have participated in all three.  Every year in March, Peace Corps holds a week where Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) share their service with others.   522 more words

Capalana

Capalana (CAP-AH-LAHN-AH) is the all around African fabric. Made in various countries throughout Africa, the capalanas in Mozambique have a variety of patterns, objects, and colors. 444 more words

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A Mongol Deel Small Batch

SO last weeks online dress debacle ( as bewildering as it was from afar) actually reminded me that I haven’t talked that much about traditional clothes or even Mongolian sense of fashion on this blog… Lets Third Goal this up! 748 more words

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