January 10, 2016 My third excursion was a success! A trip to Hierve el Augua took about an hour, but the view from the top of the mountains was transcendental. The clouds just laid on top of the mountains in a peaceful way as we hiked through the scenery. The trails we took were wrought … Continue reading “No pants subway ride”
January 8, 2016 What an INCREDIBLE day! Oaxaca is such a blessing! Today I had an exam for the first part of class over certain systems in the body, how you would conduct a physical exam of a patient, and some common sicknesses here in Mexico (all in Spanish of course). After the test, my … Continue reading Paint the town gold!
January 7, 2016 So I don’t know if I told y’all that here in Oaxaca to wash your clothes you take them to a lavanderia….it’s like a laundry mat…except for the fact that they wash your laundry for you. I can’t tell you how much anxiety it gives me to think about other people washing … Continue reading Am I an ablutophobe?
January 6, 2016 What an incredible day! Today was Dia de Reyes which is a big deal here in Mexico. There is a lot of tradition that goes into it and this morning at school we got to participate in part of it! They served us Rasco which is a circular shaped sweet bread. You … Continue reading So I tried Cow Tongue…..
January 5, 2016 Thank you God for this wonderful time I am having here! I am loving the fact that I can walk outside at 8 in the morning and feel perfectly comfortable wearing shorts and a t-shirt! Then I can take a quick 15 minute walk to school and feel refreshed and ready for … Continue reading Selfies with Clowns