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A Day in the Life: Belize Style + Thoughts On Coming Home 

Featured image photo cred: Katie Horst “Welcome once, welcome twice, welcome three times in the house of the Lord”  – Miss LaVern aka the Pastor’s lovely wife It’s my final month. What. Where has time gone? It’s hard to say. As the month swiftly comes to a close, I thought I would share what my life looked like this month in San Mateo on the island of San Pedro in schedule form 🙂   Schedule 6AM: alarm goes off (unless…

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Faith,Life,Lifestyle,World Race

When Faith Becomes Greater Than Fitness

I’m sorry it’s been so long since I’ve done any type of fitness post. I promise I still love it 🙂 It’s been a part of my life this year, just not as much as normal because I’ve been a missionary constantly on the move. I knew before I signed up for the World Race that this would be a year of sacrifice and surrender. A year without routine, structure, schedules, and constants. I’ve loved every bit of it. It’s…

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Fair Trade,Faith,Fashion

Fair Trade Feature: Las Aguas Verdes + MOTHER’S DAY SALE

As mentioned in my previous post, I got the privilege and opportunity to partner with Rancho Oasis for Youth this month.  Aside from running their ranch, they also run a self sustaining fair trade school and store called Las Aguas Verdes.  They sell beautiful hand made beaded jewelry.   Photo by Katie Horst I got to talk with Marillyn, the one who primarily runs the trade school, more in depth about her heart behind it and how it came about…

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WORLD RANCHERS

Important note: I can’t take credit for my blog post title because my host came up with it. Shout out to you, Jon Beard.  Hola! I’ve been on a bus to Guatemala for the last 10 hours and counting. Because of this I’ve been reflecting on my time in Honduras 🙂 UPDATE: the bus ride took 17 hours haha. My team partnered with Rancho Oasis for Youth (RO4Y) this month, which is a ministry that “joins with local youth and their families to…

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33 Of My Fav El Salvador Moments

1. Going to the San Salvador lookout point on the way home from the airport 2. Eating Pupusa’s all month – which is a traditonal El Salvadorian cuisine. 3. Watching a burrito made in front of me 4. Participating in P. E. at the local elementary school 5. Playing soccer with the little kids in the Hope Restored program 6. Becoming friends with Mario and Juan at the local supermarket (feat. is Mario) 7. Hiking to an active volcano, trying…

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