Leading up to Easter, there was an Easter Egg Hunt at one of our dinner club nights. One of our friends had gotten a lot of American candy sent to her from her family with a bunch of plastic eggs. She had stuffed each egg with goodies, labeled our names on them and hid them around her apartment for all of us – it was such a great surprise and it was a mad dash to see if you could be the first t... Read Full Entry
Welcome to my blog! Please join me on my adventures from Indonesia. I have been hired at an International School located in the greater Jakarta area. I will be joining the athletic department team and cannot wait for it to all begin! It has always been a dream of mine – to live and work somewhere else in this magnificent world in which we live. I will definitely be living there for two years, but perhaps longer….we will see! For those of you who are able/wanting to come visit me in the next couple of years – PLEASE do, I’d love to host you! Just let me know and I'll send you our hol... full info
The orangutans are the largest aboreal mammals on the earth
The orangutan would silently swing between the trees high above us. It was amazing how effortlessly they would swing back and forth and bend branches into position so they could move from tree to tree.
We slept in the open air at the edge of the jungle.
The boat is where we ate, slept, used the washroom and observed the jungle and its creatures glide past. The crew, including our guide, captain, the deck hands, and cooks lived down below. We had the top deck. For sleeping, the table and chairs were removed and replaced with mattresses and mosquito netting.
Kids in the Dayak Village having fun in the water. Someone had created this swing for them. They took turns flipping each other into the water.