Monthly Archives: August 2013


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Bienvenidos a Buenos Aires!

Well, orientation in Chicago has come and gone and the Argentina/Uruguay group of seven has now been in Buenos Aires for five days. Since arriving in Argentina we have had supper that lasted until 12:30 a.m. with Los Jovenes – … Continue reading

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Fill my cup and let it overflow

Have you ever felt completely overwhelmed? According to, overwhelmed can mean “to load, heap, treat, or address with an overpowering or excessive amount of anything”. I am less than one week from departing home and I feel completely overwhelmed … Continue reading

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“When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we forget to look at the one that has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell

Fewer than two weeks, fewer than fourteen days, fewer than 336 hours lie between me and the closing of a door that has been the course of my life for the past 14+ years.  No longer will I live within … Continue reading

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