So…..things are good…..

OK – it has been a really really long time. I’m embarrassed to admit  how long. All you have to do is look at the time stamp on my last post and you will know my shame. Continue reading

¡Feliz Año!

Ecuador’s New Year is full of traditions. Here are a few things that are completely normal here:

1.  Making a doll stuffed with paper and wood chips, setting the doll on fire in the middle of the street and watching it burn. Seriously. Totally normal. Continue reading

Best Day Ever!!

Tuesday was the best day ever. Here is everything that happened:

1.  I woke up on my own – no dogs barking, no dishes being clanked.

2.  My host dad cooked me two soft boiled eggs. I cannot make eggs exactly like he does. Continue reading