I was planning a trip to Africa and knew that Jen was also going to be there. I initially didn't think I was going to be there at the same time, but decided to change my plans so I could be. And she then asked me if I could be a part of the Planning … Continue reading #arts4change, kusafiri in madagascar
I've discovered that a few things happen to me when I am in Africa. 1. My tan comes back. I don't know when, but apparently I've been in the sun long enough for a bit of my tan to come back. The only reason I can tell is that I have a white band around … Continue reading A few things happen
3 days in Ghana and I've stepped back into the surreal world of Africa! The training centre where we are staying is absolutely fantastic. They are just finishing up the upgrade and the place is new and clean and very comfortable. I have my own room and my own bathroom! The first day, no electricity. … Continue reading Shop Rite
Another trip into the world of malaria. And today, finally, just 8 days before I reach a malarial area, I'm back on the anti-malarial medication. I've been awful at remembering that I should go and buy it. I would remember in the morning and forget by the time I was done with work at the … Continue reading It’s Almost Here!
So for the last week the monsoon has really picked up. Because of that, a lot of new friends have been moving up onto the property from the back field. The snake catcher has been coming almost every other day to come and take away snakes. He came today to search the property for a … Continue reading Of Mice and Monsoons
And it is, the monsoon has started. It got a weak start early in the week but is in full force now. It storms every afternoon, and it is actually storming right now. We have been without power on and off for the last few days. Luckily, we have a generator here so we have … Continue reading It has to be official!