Plaza San Francisco is incredible any time of day – but at night lit up by fireworks its becomes magical. Continue reading Fireworks over Plaza San Francisco
A little while back I wrote about meeting Jose, who is the lead artisan in one of the few remaining Ikat workshops Ecuador. Recently, I had a chance to go back and learn even more about the complex and highly detailed process that goes into creating one of his beautiful scarves. Continue reading A bit more about Ecuadorian Ikat
“Education can change the world – or at the very least, change a town economically. School helps to achieve all of the goals that you have in your life.” Continue reading Education in the words of Tamia
“There’s something about rushing water that I can watch for hours and feel as if I need to do nothing more. It’s alive in a way that’s greater than any description of it…” Continue reading rushing
One of the hardest things for me was that the people with the most “interesting faces” ie lots of character with wrinkles etc were people who had clearly had a hard life. Continue reading photography class – week 1
want Good Luck in the new year? Well, everyone around here knows that best way to get it is to wear new Yellow Socks. And underwear. Continue reading Happy Old Years!
In any case, i found myself the proprietor of a large jar of sesame seeds. Continue reading honey sesame candy and hiking pichinca