Apple green walls + 10 friends + lasagna = perfect Sunday afternoon

Sunday a bunch of people came over to help us paint my new apartment.  About a week ago I moved in with this girl the Strong’s introduced to me from Columbia.  She’s absolutly fantastic. But even though she’s been living in this apartment for over a year, its like she moved in yesterday. sort of  felt like moving in … Continue reading Apple green walls + 10 friends + lasagna = perfect Sunday afternoon

I Speak in Class!

So it’s been three weeks of classes so far. That means 33 hours of lectures and class discussions all in Spanish. Plus, I don’t even know how many reams of paper of class readings -also all in Spanish. Still struggling.  I bought myself a voice recorder so that I can tape the lectures with the … Continue reading I Speak in Class!

Public Health Brigades Celebrates its First Birthday!

Changing lives, one family at a time. A little over a year ago marks the launch of Public Health Brigades. The idea for Public Health Brigades came from the simple observation that despite over 5 years of medical care, the vast majority of the patients coming out to our Medical Brigades were still suffering from the exact same issues as when we started… Continue reading Public Health Brigades Celebrates its First Birthday!