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November 2015

Europe Peace Corps U.S.

My top 3 Thanksgivings away from home

My first Thanksgiving away from home was my freshman year in college.  Being so far from home, it just wasn’t worth it to pay $500 to get back to Idaho for only a few days.  My family is very close and we consider the…

November 28, 2015

Alexandria, VA

I woke up Thursday morning pretty exhausted, but I had to get up and get ready for the conference.  Our first day went really well, aside from the fact that the lunch wasn’t very good and they ran out of food before everyone got…

November 23, 2015

When air travel doesn’t go smoothly

Wednesday was a really long day.  I kind of felt like I’d done something to anger the travel Gods and they were punishing me.  I’ve been on many flights that didn’t go smoothly, but this one had me seriously questioning if I was going…

November 15, 2015

Packing for a 4 day business trip

I usually post twice a week and it’s been about 10 days since I’ve put anything on my blog.  Sorry for being a little MIA but I’ve been under the weather and I leave for a work conference tomorrow, so I’ve been trying to…

November 11, 2015

Backpacking Europe-Prague (Bone Church)

After visiting 25 countries across 5 continents, this is still one of the most amazing sites I’ve ever seen.  The Bone Church in Kutna Hora is decorated with the bones of over 40,000 plague victims.  My guide book called it morbid, but I thought…

November 1, 2015