Culture & Adapting: Knowledge

KNOWLEDGE – information, understanding, or skill that you get from experience or education. Based on this definition, I would say I entered this country with a brain full of information acquired in Texas public schools and multiple universities.  I’ve had enough travel experience to understand cultural differences, and the ability to not panic in culturally…

Adventure with Amy & No Habla Español, too bad.

Where do I begin?  This month isn’t even over, and we’ve already done everything possible that could be done in just a few short weeks. Okay – During the last day with the group, Osiris was called for an interview with an organization here in the DR that works with at-risk children.  The following Tuesday, Osiris…

Nubes de Espuma // Foam Clouds :)

El lunes en la noche, llego un grupo de Alabama con nuestro amigo John G. para ayudar a construir la iglesia Cristo Viene. Desde el martes, Osiris ha tenido la oportunidad de participar con el grupo con la construcción. Ayer, yo tuve el privilegio de ayudar con una actividad para los niños. ¡En verdad ha…