How Living in Ethiopia Taught Me to Feel Beautiful

Having lived in Honduras when I was younger, I didn’t know about applying make-up or worry about washing my clothes. I lived there from a wee lass of one all the way to eight and I did normal child things: rode my bike around with the wind in my hair, wearing my little pink dress…

What I packed (and wish I packed)

Glad I Brought: Voltage converter/plug adapter (This was the best. It changed the plug of any electronic, but it also converted voltage for those items that might not automatically do so. For instance, computers do, but my hair straightener might not. Plug adapters were easy to find here, but voltage converters were not as easy….

5 Things I Found Weird in America

I have lived in the United States for most of my life.  And many of the things that are common place there are not common place in other parts of the world.  I had become used to those things being part of life, but during my time in Ethiopia I lived without many of those things and…