by Christina Roulund
written on our last night in Guatemala Saturday 07/15/17
Seven nights ago around this time I was getting ready for bed so that I could get a good nights rest for our trip to beautiful Guatemala. I had no idea of what to really expect, but from what I heard from my husband, it was rough, beautiful, rewarding and heart breaking - all at the same time.
And yes, It was a lot to process. Especially this being the first time I’ve ever been to another country and near conditions like what we were in for five days.
The way the people live, the food, culture, sense of community, landscape, smells, sounds - it was ALL very different from what I’m used to.
A couple things stood out to me almost immediately. The obviousRead More