Yearly Archives: 2013
Yesterday we arranged for a driver and a van because our trip to Pomploma Alta, was not near. We drove about 40 minutes to a community that was the most impoverished I have ever seen. They do not even have running water. Every day a water truck drives through and fills large blue containers with … Continue reading A school like no other.
Today I was putting on my make up in the mirror and realized it was day 6 of this trip. That means that I have put on more clown make up in the time I have been here, then I have used regualr make up, my whole life. It was a great feeling to know … Continue reading Good Morning Peru!
Today we arrived for the last time at the hospital. We knew today would be rough because our first stop was the burn unit. We arrived with a suitcase full of stuff animals and clown noses. Once we made our way up to the unit we put on gowns. Only three people were allowed in … Continue reading Last day at the hospital…onto clinics and schools
Today we woke up early and took a taxi to the hospital. We had the best taxi driver ever. As we drove through town, we caused other motorists to once again notice us. Today the reason they were looking at us was because the driver turned the radio way up which caused 4 clowns to … Continue reading A baby to love!
Exiting the cab and stepping out to greet families in need was one of the greatest experiences of my life. And lets just say the taxi ride in general was hilarious. So many distracted drivers as we made our way. As we stepped out children flocked us. Parents took out cameras and pushed their children … Continue reading Play Time!