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¡Just a Quick Hola!

¡¡Hola amigos!! I just wanted to send a quick message from our hotel in Quito to let you know that all is well so far! We’ve only been in Ecuador for two days and I could already blog for hours! 🙂 The flights worked out well and we all arrived safe and sound. So far, […]


Hi everyone! I just got settled in my hotel here in Quito, Ecuador. The internet here is not that great but that’s not important. What’s really important is that I didn’t die on the plane or get lost or have to deal with missing luggage. I’m very fortunate for that. Tonight we went to a […]

T Minus One Day

Tomorrow I leave for Ecuador… yikes! I’ve been planning for this day for so long and yet today has been filled with frantic running around and countless last minute shopping trips. The things I’ve had the most trouble shopping for have been gifts for my host family. But after collecting some great advice from friends […]

ECUADOR! Summer 2010

Tomorrow morning at 7:45 am I will be getting on a plane for the first time in my life! My family has always driven everywhere, so I am nervous/excited to be flying for the first time! 3 hours later the plane will land in Miami. At 4:15 pm I will board another plane that will land in Quito, […]