Video Tour of our Homestay

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This is a little late, but if you’d like to know what our Homestay house looked like in Muheza, here is a little tour for you. The house we stayed in was very… Continue reading

Swearing In

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It finally happened- last Thursday Andrew and I swore in as official Peace Corps Volunteers. We are no longer ‘trainees’ and we move to our village tomorrow morning. We have spent the past… Continue reading

The End of Homestay

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Well, it’s finally over. We left our Homestay¬†yesterday morning. After being there 9 weeks it was a little bittersweet to leave… But mostly just sweet. As much as we have enjoyed and learned… Continue reading

Site Visit

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This has been a big week for us. We were finally allowed to leave our Homestays to visit our site that we will live at for two years. The purpose of visiting our… Continue reading

Homestay

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At last! I have half an hour of access to the Internet! For the past 5 weeks or so our class of volunteers have been living in the town of Muheza. We each… Continue reading

Kirasini

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Here is a little video summarizing the compound we’ve stayed at this past week. We move in with our host families in Muheza tomorrow!!

Week 0

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The Peace Corps Mission is to promote world peace and friendship through three simple goals: Helping the people of interested countries in meeting their need for trained men and women. Helping promote a… Continue reading

We’re Here!

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Video Summary of Our Last Month in the States

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From taking Gypsy to Denver, to cruising to Cozumel, to simply spending time with friends and family, our last month in the U.S. was a great one. Our next post will be from… Continue reading

2 Years in 2 Bags

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Gathering everything we need for 2 years has been a long process. We have consulted many blogs and lists to help us decide what is essential and what is unnecessary. There are many… Continue reading

Our Itinerary

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This whole ‘moving to Africa’ thing is starting to get pretty real! We worked our last day at our jobs on January 3 and we have started to sell some of our belongings.… Continue reading

We are moving…

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Yes, it’s true. Andrew and I have accepted our invitation to serve in the Peace Corps… in Tanzania, Africa. We leave on February 10th, which is less than 2 months from now. What?!… Continue reading

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