Category Archives: Tanzania

Thursday, October 4,2012

WOW!!!  What a time I have had over the last week.  It was tough leaving my host family – they are really good people.  But I was ready to go.  Honestly, the heat was debilitating.  By 7:30 or so, everyday, … Continue reading

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Monday, September 24, 2012

I wanted/needed to post one more time before I leave for safari on Thursday, so here it is! There is sooooo much to talk about, but not enough time.  My leaving is bittersweet – I am ready to move on … Continue reading

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September 20, 2012

I am just getting over a good round of the flu.  Monday was horrific, but it is slowing getting better.  Being sick, away from home, I just wanted my bed & Mina . . . But I am getting better. … Continue reading

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Monday, September 17, 2012

Oh, what a day!  That flu-like illness, it blew itself wide today!  I got up for school and new very quickly I wasn’t going anywhere.  A day of serious sleep!  I texted the headmaster, but he missed the text so … Continue reading

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September 14,2012

It’s Friday evening.  I have not felt good these last two days.  Like a stomach flu with the headache, but it is getting better.  The humidity was really bad yesterday after the rain and I think that is what started … Continue reading

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September 13, 2012

Hi, all.  It’s Wednesday evening and the electricity just came back on.  It has been off most of the day from what I am told.  This means that the doorbell for the gate doesn’t work so you had better knock … Continue reading

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September 10, 2012

It is the middle to late afternoon here.  I spent the day at the school I am volunteering at, Grace School.  It is a private school with about 600 children from preschool through standard 7.  The children in standard 7 … Continue reading

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Sept. 5, 2012

Good morning America!!  Had to say that . . . Anyway, I first need to correct a few things.  I think we call that a communication issue.  Fabiola is Christina’s niece, but is the younger girl with Anna being her … Continue reading

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Labor Day, 9/3

My weekend was interesting.  I felt a little funny Friday so I tried to take it easy.  We had a fun night, being with a new ‘family’.  I emphasize family because it is just that.  They are all very close … Continue reading

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Ausgust 31,2012, Part II

I need to follow-up from my last post.  I believe the ‘ugly’ came out of me when I referenced Mama Linda to being an American.  I am so absolutely wrong, and very sorry.  I take great pride in being an … Continue reading

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