Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Blogsen-usSun, 1 May 2016 03:55:42 EDTSun, 1 May 2016 03:55:42 EDT YOU CAN'T TAKE THE HEAT, STAY OUT OF THE KITCHEN'T-TAKE-THE-HEAT,-STAY-OUT-OF-THE-KITCHEN.htmlEverything about cooking in Burkina overwhelms me.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:49:26 EDTTHE LEGEND OF THE FOUNDING OF BOUGOUNAM afternoon, my community homologue took me to meet the village chief to get a fuller, historic background on Bougounam for a report I needed to submit within my first three months at site.Fri, 2 Jan 2015 09:17:10 EDTPACKING FOR HOLLY GOLIGHTLY don't really wear sunhats, do they? To the beach, yes. To dress up as one of the Hepburn sisters for Halloween or an Oscar theme party, of course. To tend the garden or mow the lawn, perhaps.Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:39:43 EDTOh, You Shouldn't Have!,-You-Shouldn't-Have!.htmlI suppose it's the thought that counts with every gift. Sometimes, however, no matter how appreciative and how welcomed I feel toward a very thoughtful gift, I want nothing more than to give it back.Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:38:48 EDTUnder Oath two and a half months of training after hundreds of hours of studying French and Moore, after what seemed liked hundreds of hours of PowerPoint presentations sent from Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, after writing and rewriting dozen...Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:58:04 EDT