Meeting Miss Traci

Meeting Miss Traci

 Miss Traci was one of the first locals we met in Belize. She’s an example of the “melting pot” that Belize is! She’s bold, cheerful and loud and was happy to show us around when we first got to town. It’s very common in Belize to hear people...
Guacamole Heaven

Guacamole Heaven

As you can see from the pic, this is a BOATLOAD of guacamole! If you love guacamole, you’ll be in heaven when you taste this delectable dish from Benny’s in Succotz Village. The avacados here are giant! They’re about 3x as large as large avos I get...
Soda in a Bag!

Soda in a Bag!

Any place that sells a Coke also has a bottle opener attached to the wall. Grab your soda and pop the top at the door. So why soda in a bag? You can save a whole quarter for leaving your glass bottle at the store. Bottles are re-used by manufacturers, so bottles are...
America has Arrived!

America has Arrived!

And here she is! Erika arrived a week and a half after the first volunteers. We are happy she’s here. Our entire first wave team is here now (minus one) and we have now at least tripled the white population here in Belize. Ok, maybe that’s not totally accurate,...