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Coffee Tour at Cafe Ruiz, Boquete, Panama

Coffee Tour at Cafe Ruiz, Boquete, Panama

Cafe Ruiz was founded in the late 1800’s by the Ruiz family and since then the company has remained a family business. It has now grown into one of the most popular and widely consumed coffee brands in Panama. The main tasting station in Boquete, Panama offers a fabulous 3 hour $30 plantation tour that I … Continue reading

Mi Vida en Panama

Mi Vida en Panama

Here’s a little video about my life in Panama 🙂 -Photo courtesy of NJ Wildlife Photography. Thanks NJ! facebook.com/njwight njwight.tumblr.com

Becoming an EMT in Lander, Wyoming

Becoming an EMT in Lander, Wyoming

The state of Wyoming is known as having the lowest population per unit of land of all the states in America. It is also known for its harsh winters, abundance of wildlife, and amazing backpacking and climbing. Lander is a small town of about 7,500 people located in southwest Wyoming. It is also the international headquarters … Continue reading

A Visit to the Doctor

A Visit to the Doctor

In preparation for moving to Panama, it was time I got all of those weird shots like yellow fever, meningitis etc. After talking with my doctor about the possible risks of rabies, since I’ll be studying wildlife in the middle of nowhere, she recommended I get it. Or at least that I should seriously consider the vaccine. After … Continue reading

Sick People Scare Children

Everyone knows that being sick sucks. You feel like shit, your boss hates you and you get a ginormous (<-this is the weirdest spelled word ever!) pimple right in the middle of your face AND constantly if you are a woman, you will start your period. Yes, being sick is glamorous. But, it is also one … Continue reading

Tough Mudder

Tough Mudder

Why would any sain person submit themselves to crawling through a water pit teeming with 10,000 volt electrodes that shocked them with every advance? Well they probably wouldn’t. If Ironman and Burning Man had a love child (what other type would it be?) then the Tough Mudder would be it. And its not a nice … Continue reading

Look At My Testes!

Everything was going so well today until I went to physio class. You see, we’re studying the endocrine system and today we were looking at different slides under the microscope. There were slides like pancreas, adrenal, thyroid, and testes. Now of course I got the testes slide. So off I went to try and get the greatest … Continue reading

Its Official: Bio Nerd

This is how you know your bio class has got the best of you- when your teacher asks you to draw a simple tree and label the leaves and roots and you draw this: Yahhhh….thats where I’m at.

Who Knew Home Improvement Could Make You Cry

Today I sat down to watch a mindless episode of America’s Next Top Model: College Edition. Now there’s a way to make you hate skinny people fast. But whatever, the episode was going well. One crazy white girl was yelling about how she was a bitch or someone else was a bitch or something. I … Continue reading