Cooking a Typical Guatemalan Lunch

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Silvia, one of the women who attended our first meeting yesterday, invited us today to join her and her family to learn how to cook “Pepian,” a typical Guatemalan dish. We’ll share the recipe that they taught us, but in the meantime enjoy these shots from the day. After shopping … Continued

Setting Goals

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Although we were supposed to meet with the artisan women with whom we’ll be working, a last minute invitation to them from the central government postponed our meeting for Wednesday. We used the time to meet as a team, debrief our conversation with San Antonio’s mayor, and set goals for … Continued

Day 1 – A Total Immersion

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Today’s day started with a typical breakfast (more on that later), a stop to purchase a couple of inexpensive cellphones (the two major companies are Claro and Tigo) for our students, and then a public bus ride from Antigua to San Antonio. In a very nice first meeting with most … Continued

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