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Summer Colds Are The Worst

Is there any thing more annoying than a nasty virus on a beautiful  spring morning?  Colin and I are both waking up with such a hideous sore throat and unending cough. 114 more words


Today Didn't Go As Planned

My CT scan was scheduled for this afternoon at 2pm. I drive the 25 minutes it takes me to get there, get registered and wait to be called back. 734 more words

February; launch event, rubbish & recycling

Thought it might be a good time to show some more evidence of me actually working here in Nepal;

#1 February 3rd saw our major launch event; with an audience of around 110 representatives including senior officials from the Government of Nepal, potential developers of large biogas plants, academics, international guests from the World Bank and many other biogas stakeholders from Nepal, my team from AEPC officially launched the AEPC/NRREP Program for Large Scale Commercial and Municipal Biogas Plants. 491 more words

Kathmandu Valley

The moment I realised I was Bipolar!

When I was a child I always wanted to have sleepovers, like most children I expect. And when my friends came over I would run around like a demon, elated they were there. 879 more words


The traffic of the valley

I have been living in Nepal for a little over 6 months now (how time flies!?) and feel a post about the traffic of Kathmandu is extremely overdue. 670 more words

Kathmandu Valley

My walk to work

Drawing inspiration from a former fellow volunteer Mandy’s blog I thought I would do a blog specifically about my walk to work. Every day I walk the same 20+ minute, 2km walk from my home to the AEPC office and back again. 796 more words


January; bandas, bricks & journalism?

#1 It has been an interesting and varied month to kick off 2015. Building up to a proposed date for a draft constitution release on January 22nd by the Constituent Assembly of Nepal, many of the opposing/minority parties joined forces to organise a form of strike called a ‘banda’. 730 more words