Approaching the 1 Year Kalu Yala Anniversary.

Some thoughts as I approach the one-year mark of making the biggest, craziest, most transformative decision of my life.

There was nothing that could’ve prepared me for the emotional and physical challenges of uprooting my comfortable, privileged life and moving to the middle of the Panamanian jungle during the rainy season. Myself and 100 other equally crazy and adventurous millennials decided, then, to try to figure out what it takes to build a sustainable community from the ground up.

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