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10/04/15 - kjlq57One in a Million
They say one in a million people see an active volcano in a lifetime, and this week I was lucky enough to see one on a clear, sunny day. When we started our ascent to see the crater, we made jokes about what everyone was looking at: all we could see was clouds beyond the… Read More One in a Million Read More
09/28/15 - kjlq57Monkeys, Sloths, and Frogs… Oh My!
We stood and watched as the monkeys slowly approached the green tree frog. We couldn’t help but hold our breath, waiting to see if we would witness the food chain first hand. The monkey slowly crept up to the frog, then turned around to find some food from people. We all gasped in relief.… Read More Monkeys, Sloths, and Frogs… Oh My! Read More
09/20/15 - kjlq57Many Travels
This week I went on a lot of adventures with my solmates. We had the privilege to attend many of the Independence Day festivities. On Monday they had the parade of lanterns where the children make their own lanterns to use. There is a long history behind why they do this, but essentially it’s… Read More Many Travels Read More
09/14/15 - kjlq57Pura Vida!
So far I’ve learned two things about Costa Rica: Pura Vida and healthy living. They are both found throughout the country and have wonderful, educational aspects about them. Pura Vida is the lifestyle here. Literally translated, it means pure life, and the mindset here is very much reflected in this saying. People here always say… Read More Pura Vida! Read More