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Mexico
April 10, 2012

Link to Photo Sharing Site

Are you looking for more photos? Want to upload your own? Carmen has created a photo sharing site where we can each up load our photos so that the whole…
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Mexico
April 5, 2012

Paradigm Shift

Home. The Mexico 2012 team has now spent 3 nights sleeping in our own beds, warm and safe and comfortable. We turn on the tap – and some of the…
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Mexico
March 30, 2012

Reflections on the Necessities of Life

Yesterday evening, we returned to US soil, leaving behind shelter for 2 families that was not there when we arrived. We also left behind pieces of ourselves, and brought with…
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Mexico
March 29, 2012

Bringing Water to a Soup Kitchen in Need

Today was a day devoted bringing water to a family that brings water to many. 2 years ago, our 2010 Mexico Team came and built a soup kitchen for a…
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Mexico
March 28, 2012

Life as a House

A huge thank-you to Nik for the fabulous photography on our trip! Thank-you for bringing water with this talent! Today was a bit of a struggle for our team, but…
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Mexico
March 28, 2012

Roller Coaster Ride of Emotions

Today was a roller coaster ride for most of us.   We went to the worksites in the morning and finished up our second coat of stucco, and then cleaned…
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Mexico
March 26, 2012

Wet and Rainy

Last night we had quite a rainstorm! We managed to stay reasonably dry – thanks to Darrin’s quick thinking and Brenden’s fire-making abilities!! Woke up this morning to French toast…
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Mexico
March 26, 2012

Walls, Roofs, and Rocks

I want to start this evening’s blog post with a huge “Gracias” to Carlos from Camping Pros. Carlos has gone out of his way to keep us online from base…
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Mexico
March 25, 2012

Hola! from Mexico

The sun is shining on the Mexico this morning! 🙂 We were up bright and early this morning, for a 8am flight out of Calgary. 40 bright eyed ambassadors arrived…
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Mexico
March 25, 2012

San Diego & LAX – en route to Mexico

Taco Bell sign outside of San Diego Chilling @ the Amor HQ in San Diego ….right before the Mexican border     and after the Mexican border
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Mexico
March 25, 2012

A Concrete Solid Day

Day 1 complete. The concrete pads are poured and 3/4 of our framing is done!! 🙂 Today was our hardest day…we spent most of it mixing and pouring concrete for…
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Mexico
March 20, 2012

Mexico: The Need

Without a decent place to live, people cannot be productive members of society, children cannot learn, and families cannot thrive. In Mexico, however, affordable housing is an impossible goal for…
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