Karibu Wild West

Late last Thursday afternoon I, along with other trainees, participated in a short activity to find out the site of our future homes! The days to follow we were able to travel, many of us with our current VEO(village executive officer), to these new places. The beginning of the week was spent meeting members of…

Thoughtless Thursday

Blah Blah Blah… Nothing to exciting to report in this post except that today is the day I find out my site (sorry you’ll have to wait 2 weeks to find out)! We have had a couple interviews leading up to today where we were able to express our concerns or requests for what we…

PB and Shaye

Why is the world round and why do the seasons change and if individuals from Tanzania come to America will they be discriminated against because of the color of their skin and do I think that President Trump’s unfavorable relationship with South Korea has a negative impact on the American Economy? These are all questions…

Mango Mania

Hello Everyone! I am finally settled in my new home for the next couple months with mama Nelly and my dada (sister) Kayla who is 9! The day I met them was the hottest day of my life, between the nervous sweats and the actual temperature outside i was pretty sure i looked like I…

Pole Pole

You Guys, This past few days have been like I’m walking around with my eyes closed. Between leaving my mom for 2 years to using my first squatty potty (google Tanzanian toilet for the official image) I have already had many new experiences and all of them seem to feel like I am experiencing them…

First and Foremost

  **READERS DISCRETION ADVISED** This post along with many others may quite possibly contain run-on sentences, incorrect punctuation, misspellings, and slang such as “gunna”. These posts are not meant to be a front-page article in the New York Times and although I will try my best to edit and revise as accurately as possible, these…