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Aaron K

Enamored with Armadillos

By | Missouri | No Comments

Armadillos are clumsy and look out of place here in the forests of Missouri. But they can stir up trouble when you decide to camp in the woods- I should know! I have always loved wildlife, ever since I was kid. Growing up, my favorite thing to do was to…

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My Last Days in Kenya

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My time in Kenya would soon be over. After six months of living in Africa, it was time to figure out what to do next with my life. Trouble was, I hadn’t given it a second’s thought, and time was winding down. I remember feeling the energy of all the…

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How Not to Bake a Cake

By | Kenya 2011 | 2 Comments

I’m not what you would consider a master chef. In fact, far from it. (I remember one time college I tried to make mashed potatoes without boiling them first! “What am I doing wrong?! My Grandma makes this look so easy.”) So while I was in Kenya, when I was…

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When The Going Gets Tough

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I’d never known a dizziness like the one I experienced during my internship in Kenya. Somehow, I pushed myself too far for so long that my body finally fought back. This was the lowest I remember feeling in my whole life. I was so dizzy I wanted to give up,…

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