After teaching children in Rusinga Island, Kenya the meaning of love, a call came to return to the woman who taught me what love is. I was able to make it back to the US in time for a final few hugs with my greatest inspiration before returning to Africa with a new guardian angel. Continue reading Stay in Africa Until You Reach Home
There’s no way to encapsulate what two weeks at ‘home’ makes a girl feel. But here I did my best. Basically, I felt loved, supported, and only a little crazy. Here it goes:
A Letter to Home….
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If it’s not on your Bucket List yet, put it there now. Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta is situated at the border of mountains and desert and is a combination of color, early mornings, late nights, and ballooning games you never knew possible. It is what dreams are made of. Continue reading A Weekend at Albuquerque’s International Balloon Fiesta
Revitalized, rejoiced, rejuvenated… maybe even reinvented… time with family left each bit of me saturated with love and happiness, and a strength to meet each road that lies ahead. Continue reading Family, Fun, and Fourth of July – Back in the U-S-A!
…I spent my 21st birthday chasing anteaters, fishing for piraña, and catching Anacondas from the most isolated parts of the country. We jumped off a cliff at sunset to enjoy a smooth sail down to steady ground a la parapente, spotted monkeys, capybara, and slept in hammocks as lightning storms stewed in the skies above Continue reading Venezuelan Remembrances