Happy one year anniversary C-II-3!
We’ve made it this far, and I know as long as we’re together, we’ll make it all the way through.
More reflective post on one year in Colombia, and possibly a one year in the numbers post to come down the pipes soon, but at the moment, please enjoy these pictures:
October 11, 2011: Leaving Wyoming Regional Airport (aka the last time I ever wore a jacket)
October 13, 2011: On the airplane bound for Barranquilla!
October 13, 2011: The grand arrival in Colombia
October – January 2011: Peace Corps Training at the Colombo Americano in Barranquilla Colombia
October – January 2011: PC training. One of our favorite activities is cooking.
November 2011: Site Announcements! Team Cartagena has been chosen!
December 2011: Swearing in as volunteers. (aka, the last time anyone wore a tie)
December 2011: Christmas/Hanukkah pool party!
January 2012: New Years with the ladies at Parque Tayrona!
January 15, 2012: Moving to Cartagena, my home for the next two years!
February 2012: Carnaval in BAQ
April 13, 2012: six month anniversary of being in Colombia! We wrote a jazz chant in commemoration
May 2012: Emily, Sammy, Abby and Jessica’s birthdays!
May 2012: 23rd Birthday in Cartagena
June 2012: My English club 11th graders are super cool people.
August 2012: I join an orchestra. It makes me happy
August 2012: New volunteers hit the country! Our numbers double!
October 2012: First trip out of the coast. The interior is like a different country
October 15, 2012 8:40 pm: One year, 2 days after showing up in Colombia. And nine months exactly in Cartagena!