How I feel – I feel feel better than the first month. Nausea has gone away for the most part. My thoughts about baby – When I get my weekly update from the Baby Center app – I am always amazed at how a couple of cells could come together and start to form a… Read More Pregnancy Journal – Second Month
For most people in the US and much of the developed world we take many seemingly small things for granted. In this case its windows with screens in them. My in laws have been living in a house for over ten years without screens in the windows like so many Moroccan’s do. As a PCV… Read More Why screens matter
*Shuma Warning – Men turn back now before you end up blushing* Every time I have the pleasure to hangout with just Moroccan women I always have a mind blowing perception pushing experience. This past week I for the first time needed to purchase pads because I had just started my period and my Diva… Read More Diva Cups, Tampons and Hymens
*This post has an NC-17 – Rating and discusses taboo topics* I have now been in Morocco for nine months and I will probably be here a year and three months before I travel back to America and see my family and friends again. Its crazy to think I have been living here for nine… Read More Physical and Sexual Well being in Morocco
Cleanliness is next to godliness is a quote my mother says sometimes and then ignores completely when it comes to her horde of craft supplies. In Morocco, like in the rest of the Muslim world – it is exactly that when it comes to ritual cleanliness. However in Morocco due to culture.. tradition.. bathing or… Read More Moroccan Lifeskill #3 – Bucket Bathing
Backdate Jan 1, 2012 I was so excited to move into my apartment but afraid to be in my apartment alone after spending the last three months always with one my Moroccan host families for the last three months. I would never say that I am the most social person on the planet but I… Read More A pain in my… Kidney?!