From the monthly archives:

November 2009


November 11, 2009

I have a few minutes of free wifi at the airport.  Just wanted to let you know that I’m with a group of 28 amazing, like-minded people and i’m quickly making some great friends, we all already know each other’s first names.  We are traveling as a group without any ‘official’ supervision, and will arrive […]

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I'm Goin' to Africa!!!!!

November 9, 2009

Whoo!  It all starts tomorrow!  Today was a day of getting all of the last minute details for packing completed.  Here’s what i got! Of course i’d be letting you all down if I didn’t tell you what’s all in there…which, by the way is a lot.  I’ve got a bad feeling I’m going to […]

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2 days! also….

November 8, 2009

I was lucky enough to spend the last 2 days with some of my good friends from A&M, which is always great.  We call ourselves “The Family” which is even cooler on a blog than it is in real life because it makes us sound like gangsters.  Yeah. Awesome. The well-wishing I’ve been getting from […]

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5 days!

November 5, 2009

Today was pretty uneventful…watched the Phillies suck it up in the World Series but we don’t need to talk about that.  Here’s some random knowledge for ya, anyway! 10 Things You (probably) don’t know about Lesotho: 1.  Sesotho is the country’s primary language with English following in second.  I get 3 months to learn before […]

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6 Days!

November 4, 2009

6 days until staging, and boy does it sneak up on you quick.  Feels like yesterday I was wondering why every facet of applying to the Peace Corps was moving at a snail’s pace…now I’m wondering how it’s possible that I’ll be leaving in just six days. I flew into Houston today so I can […]

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