Monthly Archives: November 2010

IMAGine

When people ask me about my experience here, my first reaction is: “Where do I start?How do I begin to tell you about this crazy, beautiful, frustrating, heartwarming place I call home?”  I’ve tried to relay a small part of … Continue reading

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Happy Fall Y’all

In honor of Turkey Day and homesickness for the familiar – I am thankful for SHOES.  But not just any shoes. You know that favorite pair of shoes?  That pair of heels that makes you feel like a million bucks, … Continue reading

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Invaded

In Cape Verde, personal space is nonexistent, unheard of — it’s outright rude. I never thought I would say this, but they are on to something. Without untouchable territories, intimacy is nurtured, along with an immediate sense of belonging that … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to You…

To my sister, best friend and the person I look up to most — Happy Happy Birthday Tyler! XOXO, Krista

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