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  • 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
  • Heart Care International Lima, Peru Volunteer Abroad

    On A Daily Grind: Healing Hearts in Lima, Peru

    “On a Daily Grind” is an iPhoneography series on my blog.   Each post features seven photos of anything – people, food, craziness, mishaps, signs – I come across or what I’m doing on…

    October 31, 2012
  • Lake Coatepeque, El Salvador

    Lake Coatepeque – Hello There, Paradise!

    As an avid traveler, I often like to pride myself in knowing a lot about various countries, its major cities, cultural highlights, and its cuisine. Some, from casual reading. Other times, from people whom…

    September 27, 2012
  • El Salvador heart surgery

    On a Daily Grind: Healing Hearts in El Salvador

    On a Daily Grind is an iPhoneography series on my blog featuring seven photos, one for each day of the week, of anything I come across or what I’m doing in my daily life…

    September 24, 2012
  • Nursing Volunteer in Lima

    Last week I had the pleasure of joining Heart Care International for their second cardiac surgical teaching mission in Lima as one of the volunteer ICU nurses.  HCI has been around doing cardiac surgical missions in Central America for more than 15…

    October 19, 2011
  • Medical Mission: Lima, Peru

    I tried to blog earlier about being out here in Lima for a medical mission.  Unfortunately the lack of sleep, exhaustion, and slight sickness has caused me to to have a closer relationship with…

    October 11, 2011