Day 10: Goodbyes & Hellos

Day 10: Goodbyes & Hellos

Today is our last day at the school. We had one last chance to play before it was time to say goodbye.

Day 10: No quiero ir a casa todavía!

Day 10: No quiero ir a casa todavía!

Hola from Olon, Ecuador! I need to address three things I will never forget about Ecuador. First, the honking. Not only does honking occur during rush hour, it occurs at all hours of every day and every night. By bedtime…

Should Energy Drinks Carry A Warning Label?

Should Energy Drinks Carry A Warning Label?

When you need a boost, energy drinks seem like a great solution. You’re exhausted before an exam, or just looking for a jolt of energy, and the answer comes in a can. But there are health concerns around energy drinks, especially when combined with alcohol or when consumed after exercise.

Day 9: Half and Half

Day 9: Half and Half

Colegio 20 De Abril only has afternoon physical education classes today, so we have the morning off to either stay at the hostel or go to other agencies. My plan was to head to Damien’s House for the morning and…

Day 9: Play Day at the Beach

Day 9: Play Day at the Beach

Seeing the orphanage was really cool. They gave us a tour of the whole place. I was sad to see how small of an area they had for the amount of children living there. It was good to see them…