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Last day in Singapore : (

Today was my last day in Singapore, but it was a good one!  After saying goodbye to Belle, I jumped on a bus and headed to the Singapore Botanical Gardens.  I really needed a break from the hustle and bustle of the city, so this was a perfect escape!  I walked in and out of [...]

Not much time for a post this morning, I’m starting my day early! Yesterday I got to do a little more shopping and made the first shoe purchase of the trip (woooo!) and got a cute dress as well.  After that, I got lunch at one of the shopping centers.  There were lots of food [...]

It’s fun to stay at the YMCA!

Good morning from Singapore!!! It’s 11:30 am in sunny Singapore and I’m doing great!  My sushi mission in the airport failed, but I was successful in exchanging $20 for 1,851 yen.  The money was so pretty, I didn’t want to spend it, but I finally decided on buying a bottled green tea (the entire bottle [...]

The “Four Days Left!” Frenzy!

Hello again! We’re getting close; only four days left until I fly out of Chicago headed for Singapore. I have been so busy at camp, that I have barely had time to think about the trip, and definitely no time to pack or get nervous. There is still so much I need to get done [...]

Less than a month left!

Hello all! I know you’ve all been anxiously awaiting my next post, so worry no more!  Here it is! I’ve been getting a lot of questions about what exactly I’m going to be doing in Thailand, how I got involved with this program, and why the heck I picked to go to this country, of [...]