Mongol Chow: Цуйван with Оргил

Welcome to the first installment of Mongol Chow. As those of you who know me know, I love food. However, I'm not the best cook. I have my strengths - ask my family about my crepes - but overall I could use some improvement and there's a particularly large gap in my knowledge when it … Continue reading Mongol Chow: Цуйван with Оргил


Teacher’s Day

Teacher's Day is a big deal here in Mongolia - and rightfully so! It occurs every year on one of the first Saturdays of October.  In our aimag all of the schools – primary through college – celebrate together. This year it was my site mate Mary’s school’s turn to host. Leading up to Teacher's Day … Continue reading Teacher’s Day