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My Year of Yego!! We live in a world full of amazing people and beautiful, awe-inspiring places. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we say "YES"!!

Photos: Living in Rwanda!

RWANDA | Tuesday, 15 Sep 2015 | Photo Gallery

Experiencing all that Rwanda has to offer!
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Photos: Teaching 4th Grade in Egypt

EGYPT | Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Visiting the Pyramids

EGYPT | Saturday, 7 Dec 2013 | Photo Gallery

Giza and Saqqara Pyramids
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I Am Actually In BFE ... Egypt that is!

EGYPT | Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | Views [299]

I did it! I really did it! I am living in Africa! Ok, so it isn't Tanzania or Kenya or South Africa as I imagined but Egypt is still in Africa! AND ... it has PYRAMIDS which I can see in the distance on the bus ride to school each day!! How incredibly ... Read more >

I MADE IT!! The rooftop of Africa!!

TANZANIA | Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | Views [512]

I did it!  After talking and dreaming about it for so long, I made it to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro on February 24th at 2:40 pm!! Although the summit was definitely a highlight, as anyone who travels knows, it is the journey that is most life ... Read more >

Photos: Zanzibar

TANZANIA | Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Amani Children's Home

TANZANIA | Sunday, 10 Mar 2013 | Photo Gallery

Moshi, Tanzania
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Photos: Safari

TANZANIA | Saturday, 2 Mar 2013 | Photo Gallery

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Photos: Kilimanjaro Climb

TANZANIA | Wednesday, 27 Feb 2013 | Photo Gallery

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Twas the Night Before Take Off...

USA | Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | Views [244] | Comments [1]

I cannot believe it's really happening! I leave tomorrow for Africa!!! What am I feeling? Pure excitement and adrenaline! Some might think a woman traveling alone to Africa should be scared or anxious. I feel none of that.  Although I do have a ... Read more >

Physically Preparing to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro

USA | Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | Views [229]

Ok, so when I finally committed to this crazy, wonderful adventure in October, I also had to commit to a training routine to prepare myself for climbing a 19,400 ft. mountain!!  Kind of difficult to do when you live a ZERO altitude! I started out ... Read more >

It's time to put up or shut up!

USA | Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | Views [376] | Comments [3]

On Feb 14, 2013 I will be heading to Tanzania to fulfill a lifelong dream to visit Africa and to mark a few things off my Bucket List: 1. Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro 2. African Safari 3. Volunteer in an Orphanage in Africa I have been ... Read more >

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Photos: Training and Prep

USA | Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | Photo Gallery

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