Category Archives: Training

the (not so) lean, mean, sustainability machine

I’m back, I’m big, I’m bad, and I’m green.  On Monday I returned from the most informative and interactive Peace Corps workshop I’ve been to: permagardening.  This specific type of gardening is a subset of the colossal and respectable ideology … Continue reading

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‘burg & the ‘bergs (holiday, pt. 1)

WELL. December was quite the month for us all, wasn’t it? That month, perhaps the most out of the six I’ve been here, was the most eerie. For Christmas in America, I’m used to driving down streets laced with twinkly … Continue reading

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fences; no boundaries

My former life of city lights and fast food ended recently.  Since mid-July I have seen a wildly glorious introduction to my new life here in South Africa.  It’s funny: I’ve only been here seven weeks but we joke that … Continue reading

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