Monthly Archives: July 2012

July 20, 2012

I have had a request to show more pictures of where I live, but I also want to show pictures from a hiking/camping trip I took through the rainforest, so I will post a lot of photos this time. Hiking … Continue reading

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July 14, 2012

I wrote last time about feeling guilty, but in a lot of ways I am also very envious of people here. For one reason, people are able to live much more sustainably. They eat food grown from their gardens, make … Continue reading

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July 12, 2012

I don’t have too much time today, because I am in town planning for a birthday party tonight. I do want to say that I feel somewhat guilty. Even though I don’t have much money, and I don’t even have … Continue reading

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July 6, 2012

This morning I got up at 5 to drink Guayusa. Even though I can’t understand much Spanish it is really wonderful to experience storytelling around a fire with a delicious gourd of fresh hot tea. It is traditional to also … Continue reading

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June 30th, 2012

My possessions arrived from a bus a couple of days ago. I have a language overload because not only do people speak Spanish, but they also speak Kichwa. The landscape is amazing, and every morning that I wake up I … Continue reading

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