I’m slowly becoming more confident in my Thai speaking abilities and am able to converse more with my host family. One of the best nights I’ve had with them so far was when I gave them a picture calendar of my family and friends (a gift I made for them) and we talked about my life in
It’s still hot, and I’m a little apprehensive about the upcoming ‘hot season’, but I think I’m acclimating to the change. I thought it was cool the other day…when I looked at the temperature it was 86 degrees. It gets cool enough at night that I can still sleep comfortably with a fan and a blanket, which is awesome.
We find out our permanent sites next week – so exciting! I’m anxious to find out where I’ll be living for the next two years. Also, I ate chicken blood a couple weeks ago. It looked like dark red tofu, and kind of tasted the same. I haven’t eaten any bugs yet (at least not intentionally – I’ve caught several unintentional ones in my mouth on late bike rides).