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2 girls standing at the Great Wall of China

Beijing and the Amazing Experiences!

This past week, Kirstie and I visited Beijing with Lu from the YMCA/YWCA. We were so busy while we were there, but it was well worth it. When we first…

class of Chinese students

An Experience Getting Better and Better by the Day!

As the days go on, things are getting easier and easier to handle. It’s not nearly as stressful as it was the first couple of weeks we were here. The…

Two girls at the Chengdu Giant Panda Research Center

Life Changing Experiences in China!

Well, Kirstie and I have officially been in Chengdu, China for about four weeks now. When we first got here, we were very excited for our experience of a lifetime….

Some of the Chinese children we''ll be teaching English to.

Preparing for Our China Internship

Kirstie and I have had to overcome many obstacles while preparing for this trip to Chengdu, China, but we’re slowly but surely taking steps towards our departure. We’ve got our passports…