T(ha)ime for Adventure

Stories of a 20-something's Peace Corps service in Thailand

Reconnect, Reevaluate, Rejuvenate

Our Reconnect conference provided us opportunity to reconnect with familiarities, reevaluate purposes and goals, and rejuvenate the sense of adventure that brought us here in the first place.


A Day Without Patience

“Be patient. The change you want to see in the world will not happen right away.”

27 Books in 27 Months: July 2017

"Will Grayson, Will Grayson" by John Green and David Levithan

Lonely, but never alone

Peace Corps life can absolutely be lonely, but PCVs are never truly alone.

27 Books in 27 Months: June 2017

"Wonder" by R.J. Palacio

27 Books in 27 Months: May 2017

"Love in the Time of Cholera" by Gabriel García Márquez

My Mom’s Peace Corps Journey

As a Mother’s Day tribute, I thought I’d try to explain a little bit of Peace Corps journey my mom unknowingly embarked on when I boarded that plane in January.

Beachy Bpai-tiao

The word "bpai-tiao" means "travel" or "visit" in Thai, which is quickly becoming one of my favorite words to hear and use, simply because it means seeing and experiencing new places.

Six Week Rollercoaster

Imagine a wild, crazy, belly-hurting rollercoaster ride. The kind of rollercoaster you wish came with a barf bag and some post-ride ginger ale. It has loops, sharp turns, slow climbs and huge drops. The rollercoaster you are envisioning is the best... Continue Reading →

27 Books in 27 Months: April 2017

"The Geography of Bliss: One Grump’s Search for the Happiest Places in the World" by Eric Weiner

From PCT to PCV

In a very official and goosebump-ey fashion, we raised our right hands and recited the oath that more than 5,000 others in Thailand have taken before us.

PST, Week 10 – Off to Chiang Rai

Just like that, we found ourselves in the final week of PST. WHOA!

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