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Oh Zambia!

a post from exactly 10 years ago today!

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an indian afternoon!

i wrote and published this post on 11 june 2007, 13 years ago!

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ahimsa practice: week 1, day 2

this new idea is awesome, but will others think the same?

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Black Water Fever: My good story to tell

enjoy reading all about my ‘good story to tell!’

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a journal entry: 24 sept 2008

It took a few months to really settle into my mud hut and make it a home. In Zambia, most people have their house and chikuta, the kitchen, separately. I had a house, a chikuta (about 20 yards from my house), a pit latrine and a shower area (about 5 yards from my house). When […]

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6 weeks to go!!!

I am the proud owner of a plane ticket to Kenya! Owning a plane ticket is my favorite thing. Some people own a house, get married or have a kid. I buy plane tickets. They are pure happiness for me. I don’t like sticking around the same place for very long, especially if snow is […]

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#plasticfreelife, with 42 plastic bags

Let’s make reusing fun! I really enjoy crocheting and creating with my hands. So when my aunt cleared out her apartment last fall, she found herself with an entire garbage bag FULL of plastic bags. She could have just recycled them, but instead asked if I wanted them. Enthusiastically, I said YES! Why? Because with […]

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it’s september

the days are getting shorter. it’s dark at 8pm. the leaves are starting to change color. everyone is settled back into their school routines. my tomatoes are finally ready. pumpkin spice is everywhere! and i still have no idea what i’m doing with my life. for some reason i thought that i would have something […]

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A few things happen

I’ve discovered that a few things happen to me when I am in Africa. 1. My tan comes back. I don’t know when, but apparently I’ve been in the sun long enough for a bit of my tan to come back. The only reason I can tell is that I have a white band around […]

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