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Month: December 2014

Finishing the year strong

Finishing the year strong

            Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to everyone back home and around the world!         Last Sunday officially marked the end of the semester thanks to completing my fourth and final exam.  Now that the holidays are here, I’ve had some time to reflect on all the crazy stuff that happened this semester and how I adjusted (am still adjusting) to the Ghanaian way of life.  A lot of you have…

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Natural hair bazaar!

Natural hair bazaar!

              Last week the blog hit the 1,000th view mark!  Thanks to everyone and please keep reading!         Since last week’s post, I had the opportunity to go to a hair bazaar with a friend.  When she called me up and told me about a gathering to celebrate natural hair I had to make the time to go.  And when I did, I had a blast!  Here’s a look at a natural hair adventure….

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Trip to regions 5 and 6: the Upper East and Northern Regions

Trip to regions 5 and 6: the Upper East and Northern Regions

I had no idea that when I traveled to the Upper Eastern region of Ghana I would get to visit the Northern region as well.  During Thanksgiving week, my friend and I traveled to the northern border of Ghana and had some experiences that I will definitely never forget.  Here’s a look at how I touched a crocodile, spent the night on a bus, and spent two days in what felt like the hottest place on earth. When my friend…

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