Monthly Archives: July 2012

Break from the Jungle

Hi everyone. I am just getting a chance to get out of the jungle over the past two weeks and let me tell you, it is nothing like is expected! The work is hard and long like I thought, but … Continue reading

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Side Notes: One Step Farther

I figure i haven’t done a Side Note in a while and there are lots of things to update you on in regards to my recovery, good things of course! I’m happy to announce that i believe i have beat this … Continue reading

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Huacarpay Lake and

In an effort to get out of the city today and get some fresh air we headed out to Huacarpay Lake to find the famous Bearded Mountaineer Hummingbird. I mean, how gorgeous is this bird (from my bird book): We … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Jungle Foodwise

The past few days have been one of errands, but I’ve also been brain storming what will be good to eat while we are out in the field. We have a variety of restrictions just to make things more difficult … Continue reading

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Cuzco!

Well i made it to Cuzco safe and sound! Let me tell you, 21 hours on a bus with a head cold has got to be one of the most painful things I’ve done! Luckily my ears have finally popped … Continue reading

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Onto Cuzco

Hey everyone. Thought i would let you know am on my way to Cuzco. It’s a market21 hours ride through the desert and the Andes mountains with some rainforest in there…ya know, just your typical bus ride.  Fingers crossed everything … Continue reading

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Peru, So Far

So, I’ve been in Lima a few days, but i already feel like I’ve been here for a while; is that weird? As you can tell, I’m definitely enjoying it! But let’s go back a little. Monday afternoon at LAX … Continue reading

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The Time Has Come

It’s here everyone; the time is finally here.  I’m leaving for Peru, TODAY. O.M.G. This trip has literally come up so fast that everything has been a blur up to this point. I’m still trying to figure out if I … Continue reading

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