Category Archives: Morocco

Minaret Obsession

During my two years living in Morocco I became obsessed with minarets in this country. They are as diverse as the country itself. Advertisements

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Harassment

I have struggled the last 6 months to write this post – as I promised I would in the last post. It’s not an easy subject. And harassment is not something exclusive to Morocco. I am also cautious to not … Continue reading

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Traveling Morocco, Part II

Back in January I posted up some photos of my travels within Morocco for the first 4 months being in country. I figure it’s time to post up pics from the last 8 months as well! Boumalne Dades The Gorge … Continue reading

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Transportation in Morocco

There are many forms of transportation in Morocco. Here are a few of the most common: Feet.  Walking is the main form of transportation all over the country. Grand taxi — the only way I can leave my site. They … Continue reading

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Traveling Morocco

Traveling Morocco Living in Morocco has given me an opportunity to explore a new country and I’m really excited about that. Since moving here in September, 2016, I’ve had the chance to see a little of the coast, mid-country and … Continue reading

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The Art of Busyness

I’ve heard this quote my whole life and I admit I’ve been frustrated with people who I perceived as having all the time in the world to do things just simply not getting anything done. So imagine my surprise at … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Facts

The Peace Corps has three main goals, with the Third Goal focusing on bringing our host countries to our readership. I have a deep interest in understanding my host country is and one of my own goals is to bring a deeper … Continue reading

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Topsy Turvy

Since February my life has been a little upside down. *I moved out of the apartment I had lived in for 18 years and out of the community I had been in for almost 25 years. *After living alone for … Continue reading

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The Struggle is Real

This past year I’ve been struggling to lose the pounds I gained during grad school (I’m sure age isn’t helping!). But now that I’m preparing to leave the country in 5+ months I’m torn between wanting to get the weight … Continue reading

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Year of Highs and Lows

2015 was a year of epic highs and lows both professionally and personally. Here are a few highlights: My Car: I had some major issues with my with my car and I’m pretty sure I’ve replaced just about every inch … Continue reading

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