Practicing with Promotoras…and a Puppy?!?

Early yesterday morning, Leticia and I crammed into a cab that had nine passengers, even though it was made to comfortably fit five (just another normal transportation adventure in Ollanta). We arrived in the community of Patacancha where we were going to administer post-tests and reviews for the promotoras. We hiked up to Victoria’s house…

Canines on Parade

Living in Ollanta (or really, anywhere) for six months, I have acclimated to the altitude and way of life.  This means I have almost no trouble walking up a shallow hill, I am not as punctual, and my stomach can handle twice the amount of food I would normally eat in a day in the…