Once a month we like to share a story we find really interesting from a volunteer’s blog. This month we share one from The Thai Tea. Natalie Heinitz, 131 YinD Today, I […]
A Not So Single Story
Daylisha Reid, 130 YinD I am sorry to be the one to break the news, but while this may be the case for most areas, not every place in Thailand is hot […]
Riap-Roi 101: An Introduction to Stylin’ in Thailand
It’s my hope in writing this article that the following examples of how we currently-serving volunteers dress will help you — my dear Invitees — thwart the beast that is pre-departure purchasing.
Preparing for Peace Corps Departure: Stuff I’m glad I did, and some stuff I wish I’d done.
Natalie Garro, 129 TESS It’s mid-way through October as I’m writing this, and by now I’m sure your clearances are rolling in, the purchasing has begun, and the anticipation is building. I […]
Most Bang for Your Baht: Saving and Spending in the Peace Corps
Kayla McCabe, 129 YinD Well, April is here. Depending on where you are in your service this either means bpit term and the chance to travel or your first full month at […]
Pre-Service Training in 159 Seconds
Skyler Matthias, 130 YinD In 159 seconds, Peace Corps Trainee Skyler shares the highlights of his group’s Pre-Service Training in Suphan Buri, Thailand.
Kayla McCabe, 129 YinD It’s finally happening!! In just a few short days you will all be in Thailand and I think I speak for everyone over here when I say we […]
How Are You Feeling?
Kayla McCabe, 129 YinD Less than two months to go! Are you freaking out yet? If so, don’t worry, we’ve all been there. Saying goodbye to one world only to dive headfirst […]
Kayla McCabe, 129 YinD A year ago, this was probably the word that invoked the most stress for me. The idea of condensing all my belongings for two years into two suitcases […]
Should I Worry?
Kayla McCabe, 129 YinD Okay, so summer is wrapping up and as fall moves closer so does your day of departure. Pretty crazy, right? You’re going to be doing a lot in […]
Now What?: Initial Advice for New Volunteers
Kayla McCabe, 129 TCCS Hello Peace Corps Thailand Group 130 and welcome to Sticky Rice! This online magazine is used by volunteers in country to share tips and experiences, but I will […]