Clinics and Colloquialisms in Quito

In response to the frequent question: “What are you doing???” Here’s a quick summary of my day-to-day life in my new home of Quito, Ecuador. Every morning I wake up around 7 am and get …

Life a Mochilera: Enjoy The Little Things

Enjoy the Little Things On to Lesson #2: Enjoy the Little Things Blessed Mother Teresa once said: “Always be faithful in little things, for in them our strength lies. To God nothing is little.” And …

One Week, Two Volcanoes… LET’S GO!

For the second half of my summer I’ve been staying in good ole Palmerston North writing up a research report for Massey University. It feels like my life has shifted into a lower gear compared …