As some of you know, I recently had the privilege to go on an alternative spring break volunteer trip with Alternative Spartan Breaks . I traveled with a group of 9 other MSU students, and 1 adult, to Monteverde Costa Rica. We spent the week working on a local sustainable coffee farm; interacting with their migrant workers, picking/sorting coffee, and doing other misc. farm chores. Long story short, it was one of the best weeks of my life and I wanted to share my experience to inform others on what to expect and encourage everyone out there to push themselves and volunteer in a foreign country!
Recently, I had the opportunity to participate in a volunteer spring break trip to Monteverde, Costa Rica! Myself, and a few other fellow Spartans, worked on a sustainable local coffee farm during the week. Needless to say, I learned A LOT (pending blog post about this soon), and I wanted to quickly share some of my favorite snaps from the trip.
During my time spent downstate at school, I have progressively explored my native state’s capitol. I’ve put together a “day’s worth of eating” guide for all my fellow foodies out there. Hope you enjoy! Breakfast: Strange Matter Coffee Co. Frequently adorned with hipsters typing away on their laptops, and warm welcoming baristas, this little gem is where you need to head to for breakfast. I … Continue reading A Day of Eats in Lansing, MI