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volunteer abroad

  • Being in the Moment

    Being in the Moment

    I’m alive! As some of you may notice, there’s been quite an extended radio silence on my blog. No I didn’t fall off the cliff somewhere.  No I didn’t get sick.  Okay, one day…

    June 6, 2013
  • Healing hearts in Peru with Heart Care International

    The Week in Photos: Lima

    We couldn’t help falling in love with this young girl.  Shortly after waking up in the ICU, she looked at us with so much curiosity in her eyes.  Not a word came out of…

    March 13, 2013
  • Sunset in Lima

    When Things Don’t Always Go Right

    Over the weekend half of the volunteer team flew back to the United States with the heaviest of hearts. There were no high fives nor celebratory drinks in sight.  The mood was somber.  There…

    March 11, 2013
  • Goodbye 2012 - New Year's Eve in Times Square

    Goodbye 2012 – Looking Back to Epic Moments in Life

    It’s that time of the year again. Christmas just ended a week ago and the end of the year 2012 is fast approaching within several hours. Everyone starts reflecting on a rollercoaster memories of…

    December 31, 2012
  • Nursing Volunteer abroad in Peru

    What I’ve Learned from Volunteering Abroad

    From the kindness of our hearts, we’ve all volunteered for something once or twice in our lives before.  I’m a tasky-kind of person and any way I can help, I’m always quick to volunteer…

    November 13, 2012
  • A Little Volunteering Fun Goes a Long Way

    [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HekqEHNgg4] I love nothing more than going on medical missions.  Over the months and years, we’ve become quite a tight-knit family, always eager to care for the patients, interact with the local medical…

    October 30, 2012