July 1, 2018 How is it already July? Where did June go? It feels like just yesterday I was boarding the plane to Philly to start my Peace Corps journey. But it turns out that was actually almost a month ago. I am about to start my fifth week in Moldova. The upcoming week is … Continue reading A Day in the Life
June 22, 2018 Buna Ziua! I have officially been in Moldova for two weeks and am about to complete my second week of Pre-Service Training. It has been a whirlwind few weeks but overall amazing. Two Sundays ago I moved in with my host family in a small village about an hour from the capital. … Continue reading PST – Weeks 1 & 2
June 8, 2018 I have almost completed my first week as a Peace Corps Trainee*! This week has been a whirlwind from departing MSP at 6:00am on Monday to arriving in Moldova at 2:00pm on Wednesday to three days of intensive language and culture training...it has all flown by. Our journey as M33s (the 33rd … Continue reading Week 1
May 24, 2018 It is hard to believe I only have 10 days left in the U.S. before I start one of the biggest adventures of my life. I first applied to the Peace Corps in July 2017. It has been almost a full year of applications, interviews, paperwork, medical tests, and more paperwork. I … Continue reading 10 days til departure!
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton