Tag Archives: Deaf culture

Sarcophagi, Harems, and Dancing in the Streets

I’ve done more in the last couple of weeks than the majority of my travels this year. So I decided to be a little lazy and throw some of the random activities into one blog post for those of you … Continue reading

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Met a Deaf Family in Istanbul!

Had the most INCREDIBLE day! As of a couple of days ago, I am now staying with my friend, Melissa, from the LDS Turkish branch. We went to find a bank this afternoon at Taksim and as we were making … Continue reading

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Ramazan Dinner with my Turkish Family

I’m having an incredible time here in Istanbul! One of the best parts about arriving in July is that I’m here for Ramadan month (or “Ramazan” here in Turkey). It’s a month long fast (July 9th-August 7th) where Muslims fast … Continue reading

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Hello from AZORES! Atlantic island of lush fields and quaint churches.

Hello from Azores! [30 APRIL] I just had the most wonderful day! As we pulled into port this morning, I was amazed to see the hills full of lush, green fields as far as the eye could see! While there … Continue reading

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Things that happen only to Deaf people

Originally posted on Lexington School for the Deaf:
Whether you’re a signer, a lipreader, a hearing aid wearer or a cochlear implant user (or maybe a bit of each of those), there are some things that truly only happen to…

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Slightly Overwhelmed: Help!

The other night I looked at my innumerable lists of things to do and felt slightly overwhelmed.  (Ok, I felt way overwhelmed.)  There are so many wonderful things to do for so many wonderful causes, but just not enough of … Continue reading

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850 Views for The Deaf Dream!

862 to be precise!  It’s crazy how fast this video is moving.  Help us reach 1000 by sharing our video!!!   [http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5HHQCo_LnK4] I have been having so many ideas this last week of ways this organization can make not just … Continue reading

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