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10 reasons you should visit Guatemala

Guatemala… the land of eternal spring. Full of volcanoes, beautiful lakes, delicious food, amazing people and colorful markets. Here are my ten reasons for you to book that ticket now and come over! 10. Chicken buses Although they are…


7 important lessons God taught me so far

7. Be slow to become angry. “In your anger do not sin.” (Ephesians 4:26-31) One of the biggest things I have learned in the past seven months is that nothing is worth getting mad about. I sometimes get mad…


Locked out of church

Halloween. A day I’ve never understood and probably will never understand. But here in Guatemala people are preparing themselves for this day for weeks. The stores are full of creepy clothing and candies, houses are being decorated and shops…


Getting inked

I got it! I got my first tattoo! For years I’d been thinking about getting a little tattoo somewhere on my arm or wrist, but I never really knew what I wanted. Until I arrived in Guatemala and the…