They Took My Dirt

As Curt suggested, I ought to blog a little about my confiscated soil samples. I’m still bitter about the loss of my precious dirt, so hopefully I’ll be able to get through this without tearing up.* Drs. Nelson and Roth and I spent all afternoon Sunday...

Epilogue

-Curt Nelson Thank you for following us on this humanitarian adventure. Our team has successfully navigated the airports, waiting rooms, and customs officials (Katie may want to say something about her confiscated soil samples). Katie, Elaina, Jorge, and Melodie are...

The Draw

They say that if you can’t beat them, join them. Elaina couldn’t beat me in the blogging war so we’ve decided to pair up for what may be our last blog on this trip. We do have 14 hours of travel tomorrow, so maybe we’ll find some more time to...

Celebration

Our day was filled with project site visits and celebrations. Hondurans like to celebrate, and they like to include visitors in those celebrations. So, we spent our morning traveling from village to village to attend dedication ceremonies for new school buildings. We...

So I was going to title this post “The Blog War Is Over” and the first line was going to be “Team Island and Team Mainland Unite!” However, Katie pulled a fast one by posting while I was diligently taking notes during our joint Team...