I spent 6 months volunteering with Krochet Kids International and traveling in Peru.
Here are some of my favorite shots and memories…
Lake Titicaca || Puno, Peru
My sister Emily came to visit. Pacifico, Lima, Peru || Home to many KKp beneficiaries.
My new friend and self-acclaimed tour guide, George || Belen, Peru
Krochet Kids atop Machu Picchu Mountain. #hatsonthings
The #sewperu crew.
KKp 1st annual volleyball tournament.
So grateful for this little street. || Nicolaza, Lima, Peru
Dunebuggying and sandboarding || Huacachina, Peru
Our typical Machu Picchu jumping tourist picture.
Celebrating with my great friends Lucy and Jacque.
Dancing with the Bora Indians in the Amazon. || Iquitos, Peru
Bus riding with Angalo, Emmerson, Estrella and Marisol.
Nike We Run Lima 10K with my dad.
Champions of 1st annual KKp Volleyball Tournament.
Colca Canyon, Peru
Dana and Annie enjoying the ride home in Hank, the VW Van.
Sunrise || Huaraz, Peru
Sunrise || Chivay, Peru
Sunrise || Amazon River
Last day with my buddies.
Carmen’s son, Marco, performing folkloric dancing at school.
Celebrating my 23rd birthday.
Tyler being Tyler.
Made it to the top of Huayna Picchu.
Leonor and Ericka were two of my best friends at KKp.
A typical housing situation.
Letting go || Huacachina, Peru
This little nugget, Estrella, brought me so much joy.
Emily is the best travel companion.
One of the main modes of transportation, combis.
Carmen is a knitting expert.
I hate snakes…when in Rome? || Iquitos, Peru
Dana, the quirkiest of roommates.
My nightly run view. || Lima, Peru
My Peruvian mom and best friend, Chabella.
A day on the Amazon River.
I love this community.
Lake Charup and KKp + Vans || Huaraz, Peru
Buy a hat, change a life.
Learning how to knit with Chabella.
Lunch time chats.
A great friend and mentor, Blake Goodfellow.
View from Iquitos to Belen.
A sibling bond unlike any I have ever seen.
Visiting with George’s family.
Some of the best people I know.