A bi-weekly activity for the children of the village is performing on a cruise ship. The children practice traditional Kmer songs and dances all week in preparation. On the cruise ship today we introduced the kids, explained our jobs as volunteer teachers, and summarized the work of Sophol. The kids performed with great excitement and … More CRUISE SHIP


Strangely enough, we found out this morning that today is a holiday, therefore the children have no school! So, Tori and I, and our new friend Shelby walked around the village talking and exploring. Turns out, Shelby is from Washington! Small world, eh? It was so funny to be able to talk to her about … More FENCES AND SPLASHES

Off to Cambodia

Sadly, we said goodbye to the beautiful Don Det and headed towards our next location: Kampong Cham. Two days of traveling via public CambodIa buses takes a level of patience which I am slowly learning to master. We stayed one night in Phenom Penh between evening and morning buses, until finally arriving at our volunteer … More Off to Cambodia