Day 66: change of plans :)
The internet has been down at the house for almost a week now, so I’m sitting at an internet cafe sending you an update :) So I have a slight change of plans - I initially blocked out my last few weeks to travel, since school is on vacation (as of last Thursday). But I decided that I really don’t want to travel alone, and can probably finish my paintings within a week. So I’m...
Day 61: 4 weeks left
Short update just so you know that I’m well :) The internet hasn’t been working for a couple days! I’ve been making paper swans like whoah to pass my time. I think I’m going to start teaching myself how to carve… by practicing with bars of soap before using wood. What do you think?
Day 58: D-30
One month left! It is beginning to feel like I actually live here… I’m going to miss it when I go back to the US!
Kelli & Amy's Ghana Blog →
Check it out! They’ve both spent quite a bit of time volunteering in Africa and have done some amazing work! Enjoy!
Broke my camera!!! Will try to be back on as soon as I can :)
Day 12 Every 30 minutes or so, one of the boys in the first grade class comes out with the bell and yells something like.. “change lesson please!!!” or “break time!!” It is SO incredibly cute and makes me laugh every time.. :) I was just told that his name is Larry.. :)
Trip to town
Today I went to the marketplace in Accra in search of some postcards. It turns out that the post office is closed on Saturdays and I was not able to get them :( So sending postcards will be delayed by a few days. Everyone on the street was yelling things at me, some in English, some in their local language, some in some mysterious language they probably think is “Asian.” It usually...
I miss you!
I think as of now, Tiff and XYN are the only ones reading this, so you should know that I miss you!!! :) Updates (and hopefully pictures) to come now that I have access to internet.
Welcome to Adakum Educational Foundation →
Leaving in 15 days!! eeek!