Week 8 at Jamu Spa School | Exam day and visiting Denpasar

Week 8 at Jamu Spa School | Exam day and visiting Denpasar

WOOH, I’M DONE!!! Exam day turned out to be less stressful than I expected and it went mostly smoothly. I was just expected to have a little discussion with the examiner afterward but she left as quickly as she arrived. Ros and Ketut said I did well though and they’re confident I passed. Just gotta wait … Read More

The students I’ve met

The students I’ve met

Why is it that when it’s almost time to leave, things start to feel positive and you want to stay or keep doing what you’re doing for longer? 2 weeks ago I was feeling like I was overstaying in Bali. I wasn’t having much of a connection with other students in school and things just … Read More

Week 7 at Jamu Spa School |Yet another graduation

Week 7 at Jamu Spa School |Yet another graduation

Gah week 7!!!! That means only one week left of my course and I can’t wait to finish. I’m so done with studying and attending morning teas and graduations and meeting new students. 2 months isn’t even that long but I’m over Bali. My final two weeks is dedicated solely to massage practice for my … Read More

Week 6 at Jamu Spa School | Scrubs, scrubs, scrubs!

Week 6 at Jamu Spa School | Scrubs, scrubs, scrubs!

Bit of a late post this one. For the past few days I’ve been focusing on study for the exam, it’s already next Saturday! I’m feeling a lot more positive lately, maybe because it’s nearing exciting events i.e. (a) finally finishing the diploma and (b) getting to go home. I know as much as I … Read More

Week 4 at Jamu Spa School | Earthquakes, Facial acupuncture, and Essential oils

Week 4 at Jamu Spa School | Earthquakes, Facial acupuncture, and Essential oils

This week went by rather quickly but it also felt the longest! I think I’ve had a total of 10 massage models now so I’ve been getting a lot of practice and it’s nice to get a feel of a variety of body shapes, conditions, and sizes. I’m feeling pretty confident in body massage and … Read More

Week 3 at Jamu Spa School | It’s feeling a little quiet

Week 3 at Jamu Spa School | It’s feeling a little quiet

Well, it’s been relatively quiet this week but I’ve finally begun practising massage! I feel pretty natural at massage and I’m picking up techniques quickly which is awesome. I’ve only had a few models so far though but I think there’ll be a lot of hands-on experience for the next 5 weeks. I didn’t know I … Read More