14th Feb

TWD: A Most Special Valentine’s Day Abroad

By the time you read this, we’ll be on our way to Panama. I don’t say this to rub it in, although I’d recommend NOT checking the weather in Panama if you’re anywhere in the American northeast. I say this because of how far we’ve come since one year ago today.

07th Jan

Nepal’s Learning House: Where Education Lives

Nepal will always have a special place in our hearts. There, we had the opportunity to volunteer at a Buddhist monastery to teach English through Alliance Nepal. It was during this experience we realized the need for better education opportunities for the Nepali children. Now, Pokhara will very its very own Learning House.

02nd Mar

5 Reasons Why You Should Volunteer in Nepal

From the beginning of our planning, Cassie and I knew volunteering would be a part of our RTW trip. We didn’t quite know where at first, but we knew we wanted to give back in some way. We decided to teach English in the land of the Himalayas, and we can’t think of a better […]

27th Feb

Inside a Nepali Kitchen: Cooking Samosas

Most of what we ate in Nepal consisted of dal bhat, a meal made of lentils, vegetable curry, and rice. Nepalis will eat this for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Oren and I ate plenty of dal bhat. But we also got to try another dish called samosas, which we absolutely loved. Here is our host […]