Monthly Archives: March 2014

Island grocery shopping

Sometimes I’m just going about my regular life here when all-of-a-sudden-outta-nowhere I realize that something I now find wholly ordinary is actually kind of ridiculous and absurd. Today while the Beard and I were discussing how bummed we were that … Continue reading

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Educational Focus: Good Grades vs Good People

This is my friend, Jessie, who was a WorldTeach volunteer at one of the elementary schools out here last year. She recently delivered this fantastic speech at a TED conference in Michigan. Jessie is definitely in my Top 5 Favorite WorldTeachers … Continue reading

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It’s a Dog Eat Dog World Out Here

Last night a customer came in to exchange a bottle of Vailima that had gone bad. Sasha and I were sitting on the steps in front of the store when the Beard came out with the bottle. “You guys want … Continue reading

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