This blog is an evolving record of my adventures while traveling to Auroville, India, farming, making it through school, and beyond. I hope you enjoy it!
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Waffles are delicious and I miss them. I miss baked goods in general. So I decided to learn how to do gluten free baking myself. This was my first experiment baking from scratch rather than using a store bought mix. … Continue reading
I love popcorn. Did I mention I love popcorn? Oh yeah, by the way, I LOVE popcorn. Everybody who knows me, knows this about me. I also love popcorn with delicious seasonings on it. Salt is tasty, but sometimes I … Continue reading
A couple of years ago I was getting sick all the time and finally went to Bastyr to get some help. They told me to do two things that have really been helpful when I start to feel cruddy. The … Continue reading
We made it through our first week of classes and service learning! We have now been here for just over two weeks, and it’s starting to feel like home. Even the driving doesn’t make me nervous anymore, and that is … Continue reading
This morning I woke up around 5am because of the music playing in the village. It plays every morning, loudly. It is for the festival of Pongal, in the village of Kottokari. It is supposed to be a 4 day … Continue reading
Today was the first day of yoga and also the first official day of our program. We started out by meeting with Shivaya in the Tibetan Pavilion. Shivaya is the Aurovillian who coordinates our service learning placement here. We talked … Continue reading