Recently I was able to help my host mom make biscuiți and plăcinte. It was a neat experience to make these delicious foods, one that was used for our snack for a few days and another we had for dinner that night. I learned a lot in a few hours, and created some new memories along […]Read more "In the Kitchen"
The last few weeks have seemed to fly by as I had a conference, Thanksgiving, and I worked on a few projects with my partner. Despite all the work, I was still able to take some time and relax, creating memories I will remember for the rest of my life. The Freedom to Travel throughout […]Read more "Trained, Gamed, and Things I’ve learned in Moldova"
I can not believe another month has come and gone. This month felt rather busy and I’m sure December will be just the same. I’m looking forward to the upcoming Month and here on the blog, I’m excited to bring you some new material I have in the works. Looking back this month, 8 additional […]Read more "November-in-Review"
Thanksgiving happened just a few days ago, and it was my first time being outside the country for this holiday. Every year, I celebrate with family, and even this year, that was still the case. This family was new to me and even a year ago, I’m not sure, I would have believed this is […]Read more "Giving Thanks"
I’ve recently been reflecting on the early days of my stay in Moldova. There are so many memories and stories. Thinking about all the people I met and all the experiences and knowledge I gained puts a smile on my face just thinking about it now. Before I moved to my current town, I lived […]Read more "A Host Brother Story- From Teacher to Student"
I have to admit, I do not live near this lake. This photo was taken during my first few days in Moldova, while I was fighting off jetleg, getting to know my volunteer cohort, and learning all of the essentials. I happened to be at the perfect angle for a most beautiful picture; taken at […]Read more "Lake View"
This week marked the start of my English clubs at the library. Tuesdays: English Club for Children Thursdays: English Club for Adults I was a little hesitant to start English Clubs so early into being at my new site. It isn’t that I don’t know what to do or teach, PC has many technical classes […]Read more "English Clubs"