Mom and Aunt Cheryl Come To Visit November 16th 2011 So aunt Cheryl and mom came to visit for a week, and it was awesome! It was so cool to be able to share Costa Rica with my mom, and my experiences and current life with both of them. A friend of Lorena's, Antonio, took me to the airport Wednesday night to pick up the ladies. Dinner was kind of chaotic as I attempted to switch back and forth between speaking English and Spanish. My brain was qu ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Costa Rica Costa Rica is a Central American success story: since the late 19th century, only two brief periods of violence have marred its democratic development. Although still a largely agricultural country, it has expanded its economy to include strong techn... ... read more
Hello loved ones! As most of you know I am about to embark on a life changing experience. I leave this Saturday, August 27th, 2011 for Costa Rica. I am so excited for this upcoming adventure in the jungle, as well as the challenges I will face in my attempts to learn and communicate solely in Spanish. I have no doubt that I will return to the United States evolved in some way, most likely for the better. Anyway, I thought I would create a blog so that I can more easily keep all of you updated on what I'm doing for the next four months. Feel free to send me messages and leave comments!
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