Contact Me

If you’d like to write me a letter or send a package, my address at site is:

Christina Baum

PO Box 90

Kasinje, Malawi

Southern Africa

I am LOVING ALL THE LETTERS that I’ve received and truly enjoy hearing how your lives are going back in the US, so please send me some snail mail!

If you’d like to send a package, I would love to receive:

Trail mix
Wet wipes
Peanut M&M’s or other dark/milk chocolate (it shouldn’t melt)
Dried fruit (crasins, apples, pineapple, anything!)
Non-peanut nuts (almonds, cashews, walnuts)
Grape jelly
Beef jerky
“Pilot G2 .38” pens
Parmesan cheese
Drink mixes
Little american snacks

The best way to send a package is probably the international flate rate boxes. Thank you ahead of time if you’re sending one! They make me so happy.

*As a heads up, mail can take up to three or four weeks to arrive, while packages can take six to nine weeks. According to the Peace Corps literature I’ve read, numbering your letters and writing “Air Mail” on the envelopes is advisable. Additionally, small padded envelopes for packages are recommended if you are sending something small. Lastly, drawing religious symbols on the envelopes and packages may reduce the chance of them being tampered with*


4 thoughts on “Contact Me

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  2. Colleen Ream

    Hi Christina! Love, love, love reading your posts about this wonderful adventure you are on! What a gifted writer you are, and I know you are such a gift to the community! Thank you for sharing your life with us in this wonderful way! I gave all the boys homework which is to read your blog.:) Love, Colleen


  3. Anonymous

    xtina, Merry Merry xmas to you. Thinking of you always. Counting the days until you are stateside.
    Love, hugs and prayers, Aunt LB and DELF


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