My Oldest Friend

It has been five months since my last blog post, and boy do I have a lot to write about! I have now experienced a Moldovan winter, Orthodox Christmas and Easter, two vacations, births of baby animals, a baptism, an entire school year of health lessons, and emotional ups and downs, all the while trying … More My Oldest Friend

Finding My Future

It has been a month since my last post. Since then, I have visited Orthodox monasteries with other volunteers, learned enough Romanian to hold basic conversations with strangers (as well as more in-depth conversations about life with friends), written lesson plans about health in both English and Romanian, and have visited the site that will … More Finding My Future

Slowly Adapting

In Moldova, the rain comes seemingly out of nowhere, and it comes down so fast it temporarily floods parts of the sandy, unpaved sections of the road. By the time you feel a drop on your arm and think “oh maybe I have some time to get into the house,” you’re already drenched. I’m used … More Slowly Adapting