On Mexico, and home

Before I moved (almost 8 weeks ago now!), I was really interested to see how I would feel  living in Mexico. It’s easy to idealize a place when you visit, but after living in Mexico, would I feel at home? With the exception of a few moments, I have! I realized this week that life…

Thoughts on Love

Is it possible to love someone but it still not be enough? What if you’re loving them but differently than what they really need? Does that mean it’s not love? Because doesn’t love conquer all? Doesn’t love never fail? Can’t love never be quenched? If my love isn’t conquering all, if it’s failing me (and…

Life lately, in photos

All last week I had training for my new job, and they told me yesterday my first 2 classes will be TONIGHT!! Next week, I’ll have a full schedule. The training was helpful, and I’m actually somewhat excited to teach my first class. Any feeling other than wanting to throw up, I’ll take. Here’s what…

God and Mexico

God has been so good to me here! Yesterday Carlos and I were talking about it and he said that I already have a house, job, friends and family here, and he’s right. That got me thinking: the times in my life where I have taken the biggest risks have turned out to be the…