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…

Day 9: From a Hammock in Olon

Day 9: From a Hammock in Olon

Hola! I am writing this blog entry from a hammock while listening to the ocean waves in Olon. Finally, some time to reflect on how amazing this experience has been.

Day 9: Last Day of Classes!

Day 9: Last Day of Classes!

Hola! It’s crazy to think we have less than a week left here in Ecuador! Time seems to be going by so fast, but at the same time it also seems like we’ve been here a life time! Wow. Since…

Day 8: Babies, Soccer & Fiestas!

Day 8: Babies, Soccer & Fiestas!

this morning I decided to go to Cariño, the daycare. At Cariño they separate the older kids from the younger ones, and I decided to visit the younger kids first — to put some faces to some names!

Last Day At The Daycare

Last Day At The Daycare

The daycare was my favourite place in Ecuador to work. I worked with kids aged 3-5, and I’ll never forget what I learned.