I apologize for the length of this story but felt it was necessary to preface the deep connection I have with my host family before telling you about
I went to Hua Shan in Xi’an back in 2016 when I was on the cusp of closing my service as a Peace Corps Volunteer. Mount Hua Shan, or
Every now and again, a breeze drifts past me and I swear I can smell the summer heat and humidity of Chongqing, China. Can you tell I miss
On February 9th, 2015, just 8 months after moving to China, 6 months after living on my own, I decided to volunteer on a farm in Southern China.
Traveling to China and trying to find the right Chinese words to say what you need it probably the most intimidating part of taking your trip. But it
On average, 10 million people get married in China per year creating a combined $80 billion of an industry. I was fortunate to be a part of a
When I joined Peace Corps, I went into service weighing 180 pounds at 5’4”. I never used to be that large and never had to lose weight in