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Skiing Every Month in 2014 = Building Grit in this 12 Year Old!

My oldest son has a goal to ski every month this year. Good goal for a ski obsessed kid! So this weekend my husband took him to St. 364 more words

Festival Post #01 - Mastering Caveman Living

Here in sunny South Africa, we are about to venture into Spring, and for us youths this means festival season is upon us. I thought that seeing as I’m attending the upcoming ones and that I am a veteran camper, I would start out a series of festival related posts, the first being on the topic that I’m most passionate about. 756 more words


Walking over Mount Whiteface


I’ve finally conquered my foe and marched across the summit of Mount Whiteface. It took plenty of planning (making it to the right Whiteface is half the battle) and lots of hard work (no one said it would be easy) but this mountain has been slayed and my vendetta settled. 199 more words

Mountain Climbing

A hot smokey interruption

Last night when we finally took a break from packing we sat down for a late dinner.  The Sun had already rolled behind the mountains leaving a dusky foreground for the fiery interruption to our dinner.   82 more words



30th August 2014 was the date for a good friends wedding. The location was set for the Coast Province, a town called, Vipingo. Seeing as I live in Nairobi, this was an opportunity for travel and Hotel life!! 642 more words

Labor Day Weekend: Recharged and Refreshed!

There’s nothing I love more than having a long weekend to relax and take it easy (and recover from a cold). And seeing as I was completely off the computer most of the day for the last 3 days, I’d have to say that I really did accomplish that to recharge and get a lot of house work done.   917 more words


Dance in the Desert

Dabuka Cultural Desert Day


„Amazement is the beginning of knowledge“ (Platon).

Maybe people were very astonished and did not know what to expect for our 1st Cultural Event in 2012.

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