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The little things are the big things

365 Grateful, One Year – Days 346 – 364

It’s a bit weird that towards the end of my little project here, I reverted back to the good old paper journal. 403 more words

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This little face

365 Grateful, One Year – Day 313

For this little face that made me melt and smile and want to squeeze him to pieces.

He made my Monday :) 82 more words

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Mischief in the Mara

These photos were taken in the Maasai Mara during a game drive. For more scenes of mischief visit Ailsa’s travel challenge at Where’s My Backpack… 136 more words

Tish Farrell Writer

The elephants are in the room

Elephants are with many of us from our earliest story times.  We know they’re strange and wondrous, we sculpt them and paint them until our fingers are sore, but perhaps we’ve forgotten they’re real. 818 more words


A visit to the elephant orphanage

I finally got to visit The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust in Nairobi in December 2014. The good news is that my adopted elephant Sonje is doing great and has been released back to Tsavo National Park. 14 more words


A picture that says it all

365 Grateful, One Year – Day 247

For this beautiful, beautiful picture.

For a reminder of what we all have in common with each other and the animals we share our home with. 92 more words

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The Elephant Whisperer: Meet the Nairobi man single-handedly protecting 21 orphans from poachers

Peter Mbulu is on a mission to save Kenya’s orphaned baby elephants. In a country where poaching runs rampant, this man’s quest is particularly admirable. 160 more words