Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

This is my personal blog and a space that I try to make sense of my wandering life. Depending on the day it could be a helpful resource for the country I'm in, or a self-help guide. We'll just have to see ;)

Category Archives: South America 2012

Homeward Bound

I’ve been back for a while now, and if anyone actually reads these things I’m sorry for the delay. And even though I’m back in my typical role of wearing … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Culture Shock

When I used to help teach sessions to newly returned study abroad students, ¨culture shock¨ was used to describe just about every change in emotion resulting from being back in … Continue reading

December 11, 2012 · 1 Comment

Check us out! Guyana Farmer to Farmer feature blog

Check out Jack and my experiences in Guyana on the Farmer to Farmer blog! Buenos Aires tomorrow….nos vemos pronto! http://farmertofarmer.blogspot.com/ Discovering Guyana through the lens of a volunteer : Video … Continue reading

November 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Epiphany on the black waters of Guyana

Well—we got what we wanted. After all, the organized tour provider scared us away with its price tag and glossy brochure. Seeing the interior for a day in boats with … Continue reading

November 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Bumbling Guide: Cueva de Las Manos

The BB Guide to: Cueva de Las Manos Although they are located in Argentina, don´t be fooled. If you are in this area of Patagonia, whether it be Santa Cruz, … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Thoughts on preserving our present from being a thing of the past

Banksy´s street art is genius It´s shocking really. To realize that we are all a part of history. That someday, we will be the ancestors and our actions will be … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Vacation in Patagonia: Argentina, Animals and Empenadas with my favorite Chilean (Photo blog)

It’s been a while, and I’m happy to say I have a lot to update. Life here at Valle Chacabuco had – admittedly – gotten a little stale as I … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

5 Reasons Patagonia Isn’t What You Thought it Would Be

Patagonia. It’s a place that has been described – albeit correctly – by every cliche and metaphor you can imagine. Just the word stirs restless energy in travelers hearts, and … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stir crazy and content in Patagonia

I’m sitting in Patagonia, Chile and I’m still squirming in my seat. Sure, I’m “traveling” in the sense that I’m far from home but it’s been some time since I’ve … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pedaling in Patagonia Video Blog (and dedication for my dad)

large from Chelsey Perron on Vimeo. 8/22 6:05 pm – received a skype call from my brother saying “I have bad news..” My dad was in a freak accident that … Continue reading

October 24, 2012 · Leave a comment