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This is changing me... :)

Two months ago today, I became a PULSE Abuja CHAI-rians (I arrived in Abuja for my assignment) – how time flies!!

A lot has happened since my last post.… but I will be focusing on my recent field trip in this blog. 1,080 more words


An African Reading Club in Australia

G’day from wintry Melbourne. I am now past the halfway  mark  through my assignment with Save the Children Australia. When I first told my friends that I was doing a Pulse Assignment in Australia most people raised their eyebrows and looked a bit surprised. 265 more words


Activity Report for August 25, 2016

4667 steps taken, burning 154.541 calories and traveling 3.81km.


Verdict Reached In Big Freedia Welfare Fraud Case, No Jail Time + Probation

Reality star and recording artist Big Freedia has spent the last several months dealing with the fallout from a welfare fraud case that positioned the entertainer to owe big bucks. 354 more words


The Pulse shooting: 70 days later

As a Floridian, I was pretty shaken 76 days ago when the Pulse club, a gay night spot in Orlando, was shot up by a guy claiming allegiance to the Islamic State. 315 more words


FREE Mental Health First Aid & Suicide Prevention Training

Yes, you can learn how to provide initial help to someone experiencing symptoms of a mental illness crisis. One out of five people are suffering from mental illness… a lot of times alone. 184 more words


South Africa’s First Black Female Pilot Is Helping Other Women Reach New Heights

Asnath Mahapa spent her childhood daydreaming about the large objects flying miles above her head. But she never dreamed she would break barriers by becoming the first Black female from South Africa to soar amongst the skies. 465 more words