Stan and avocados

Same Same but Different

“Same same but different” is a phrase you often hear in Laos to describe how things here compare to other places, like the United States. Basically, it means that even with things here that seem familiar, there is a bit of Lao twist. Stan and Erin have been having fun exploring Laos and seeing lots…

Learning about the history of Knight's Ferry

Meko Learns California History

In addition to releasing baby salmon in the Stanislaus River, Ms. Gee’s third grade students also visited the historic town of Knight’s Ferry, and took Meko along for the ride. Meko got to learn about California history, and how the town was built at the time of the California Gold Rush. “Here is Flat Meko…