The One Back in America BACK IN THE USA!! Oh how I've missed all my favorite American things: air conditioning, ribs, hamburgers, good-working WiFi, and driving in cars. To be honest, this is going to be a short, final post; otherwise I might get emotional writing all of this. It's a weird feeling being back home but also having … Continue reading The One Back in America


The One Where I Turn 20

That's right - I'm no longer a teenager, and celebrating my birthday in Costa Rica was nothing short of amazing. This past weekend was packed with things to do (and with our last weekend in this country, why would we just sit around?). From the topiary gardens of Zarcero to a huge dog sanctuary to … Continue reading The One Where I Turn 20

Last few days

I figured I would talk about the actual medical service-learning program here, in addition to my final thoughts about this study abroad experience. Working with Dr. Molina was amazing. I was so impressed with my teacher (Sra. Jimenez) for linking up with a US Embassy doctor. First off, what a great contact to have. Second, … Continue reading Last few days