Morning Songs

October 23, 2015By Holly HepburnHaiti

My goal last night was to get to 6:00am, which is when our alarm was scheduled to go off. It was a rough night for many reasons including many noises, spiders, mosquitos, heat, and probably dealing with some culture shock through what we’d experienced thus far and knowing we’d be home in our bed the next … Read More

Coffee, Goat & Other New Experiences

October 22, 2015By Holly HepburnHaiti

Today was a great day! It started with the best cup of coffee I’ve ever had, and not just because I was tired. Our guide had told me about how good the coffee is in the rural parts of Haiti, and he was right. It’s much thicker (not watery) and has a very smooth taste. If … Read More

Experiencing Rural Haiti

October 21, 2015By Holly HepburnHaiti

Today we arrived in Port Au Prince and immediately drove to the central plateau of Haiti. It was a beautiful 2.5-3 hour drive from Port Au Prince with windy roads and rolling green hills. What a stark difference there is in the terrain by just getting over the mountains. Haiti is beautiful, and getting out into the … Read More