So this is how you plant lettuce…

My sitemates are pretty great people.  They have helped me feel at home here, brought me cake for my birthday, and continue to answer all my many questions!  But what’s a sitemate, you might ask? Well, here in Peace Corps Senegal, your sitemate(s) is the volunteer that lives closest to your site.  For some rural volunteers that person might be 40km away.  But as an … Continue reading So this is how you plant lettuce…

FOOD FRIDAY: 6

In addition to eating lots of local cuisine in the form of my family meals at lunch and dinner, I am also having fun exploring the different snacks available at boutiques, or little all-purpose corner stores. I talked a little about boutiques in a previous Food Friday post, specifically about what you can buy in sachets.  These stores carry so much more than that, though! … Continue reading FOOD FRIDAY: 6