Nicaragua

~ pictures ~

The amount of pictures that I have taken so far in Nicaragua is, to say the least, disappointing. These are a few standouts – but first, some shots from the birthday party of Noah, the (now) six-year old cousin and rock star.

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The pooped birthday boy with his equally pooped mother

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What mom wishes she had when I was six

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Now, Nicaragua pictures:

My first Nicaraguan kiss, on the island of Ometepe

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One picture of La Finca, our hostel on Ometepe. Note hammocks, of course.

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Feeding program kids:

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Last Saturday, Manna helped throw the official opening fiesta of the Augusts’ community center. Yours truly was in charge of face painting which, I believe, was a huge success. The boy in the second picture (like the one who received the sideways Nicaraguan flag) may not agree…

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Some of my new Nicaraguan friends and swimming students, along with Jeannine, another summer volunteer from Yale.

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More pictures and stories coming soon, I hope. Any suggestions?

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5 thoughts on “~ pictures ~”

  1. thanks for the pics. it was good to see you face and see some of the people that you are working with. by the way, i think the bandana is a good look for you!haha sit in a hammock for me cause nursing school does not really leave time for that kind of thing! i hate summer school!anyway, be careful, be safe, have fun!

  2. Love the pics…little partial to the first one 🙂 Looks like you are staying busy. Take care and thinking of you often. Aunt Jeri

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