Mighty Food Farm

I spent the summer and fall before the Peace Corps working as a farmhand at Mighty Food Farm, an organic vegetable farm in Pownal, VT. It felt refreshing to change my environment and work. My environment was no longer school and the classroom but the field and my work was no longer teaching but manual… Continue reading Mighty Food Farm


Preparing for the Peace Corps: finishing City Year strong

I found out my placement with the Peace Corps in May 2014, which was about a year after I applied. At that time I was employed with AmeriCorps with City Year, a non-profit that keeps kids in school and on track to graduation. AmeriCorps is a civil society program supported by the US government that… Continue reading Preparing for the Peace Corps: finishing City Year strong