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“I am an African, I owe my being to the hills and the valleys, the mountains, the glades, the rivers, the deserts, the trees, the flowers, the seas, and the ever-changing seasons that define the face of our native land.”

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Always a Dreamer

As a child, I would curl up in a corner of the window seat, looking out onto our glorious African garden in the Highlands of Kenya – I was always a dreamer… 528 more words


Naivasha Trail Run Recce

Look what we found on the recce today – some gorgeous trails and beautiful scenery that you will be running through in March at the… 18 more words


The Great Rift Valley - Kenya

We saw the Great Rift Valley on the way to the Masai Mara. The ongoing expanse of land is a trench with ridges and drops. It formerly ran through Madagascar and Syria but it now runs from Beqaa Valley in Lebanon to Mozambique in South East Africa. 53 more words


Not in a Muzungu Minute

Time is a really fascinating thing to observe, especially when you’re living in a different culture. It’s no secret that Americans are “slaves to time.” Back in the states I couldn’t go 20 minutes without checking the time or consulting my meticulously organized calendar app. 1,488 more words


Africa Can Quadruple Share of Renewable Energy by 2030

The African continent could generate nearly a quarter of its energy needs through the use of indigenous, clean, renewable energy by 2030, according to a new report by the… 562 more words

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Photo Challenge: Connected

I hike to feel connected to the land, and the trail symbolizes that feeling of connection for me. I love so many others’ depictions of connection, too; see them… 42 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge