Monthly Archives: February 2011

Friday night plans

My big Friday night: laying around, eating peanut butter and bananas, and reading the Wikipedia article on Savage Garden. Ok, maybe my life really ISN’T so different from life back home. Today, though, was a Cambodian holiday, so I took … Continue reading

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I am Cambodian, I’m not Cambodian

I am so Cambodian, I throw empty beer bottles, soda cans, fish bones, and napkins on the floor (where they belong). I am so Cambodian, I have two different cell phones and three different phone numbers. I am so Cambodian, … Continue reading

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What I Eat (Cha Droap)

After almost seven months in Cambodia, I have eaten a lot of rice. A lot. There are also those other things I eat, you know, that go with the rice. Since I ‘uht jeh nyam saik’ (don’t know how to … Continue reading

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Peace Corps on Love

Very cute.  (Stories of Peace Corps couples) Happy love day!

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Musings

Sometimes I wonder if it is even slightly worth it to attempt to keep my feet clean.

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The King and I

Another not-so-surprising day in the Peace Corps: I slept through my alarm and had to finish up the papers I’d tired of grading last night in half an hour so I was rushing to get to school for my 8 … Continue reading

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