House visits on the Boda
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House visits on the Boda

Wednesday 2 November 2011 Ola amigos, (Got Spanish friends visiting…..My Spanish is going forward by leaps and bounds ☺) Finally a new update after 7 months. With stunning views of Lake Victoria, a lovely Sunday afternoon sunshine and a cup of tea I am ready to write about all the beautiful things that happen here….

Rain, rain and more rain…
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Rain, rain and more rain…

Tuesday 22 March 2011 In Kampala at the moment where it is raining, raining and raining. The traffic is totally disrupted and I just spent 2 hours in a taxi to get from one place to another, which should have taken half an hour, but we are in Africa and so it never goes as…

Be More volunteers
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Be More volunteers

Monday 6 December 2010 After half a year (part 2) I am way behind with my updates this is from September 2010… The Dutch organisation Be More has been stationed here since last June. They work here together with 7 projects, set up by Ugandans, to which they send volunteers. When they were looking for…

A hospital for malnourished children
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A hospital for malnourished children

Thursday 1 July 2010 Hello, everyone, So there we are again six months later. Time flies and I couldn’t bring myself to write. A lot has happened and writing is always a self-reflection but also an emotional event so it took a while, but here is a fresh update from the banana trees. The composition…

Setting up a Farm
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Setting up a Farm

Friday 23 October 2009 A smile from a child………………………………. It rains the corrugated roofs get wet. We have water again. The rain falls almost every morning with buckets from the sky, what a bliss. A refreshing shower under the gutter, all the plants green again, the dust from the roads, many puddles, a leaking roof…..so…

Patience is a virtue
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Patience is a virtue

20 September 2009 Hello, everyone, The dry season started a while ago and to our surprise it has even rained a few times, which is not really the intention in the DRY season. Now the rainy season should start but it only seems to get hotter. In short, no water and no refreshing shower under…

The chains were a super success
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The chains were a super success

16 June 2009 All people, time flies and my memory is going backwards. It has been three months since I wrote an update, so it is high time for some news from Uganda. Some of you have already been personally informed about all the adventures and events through my visit to our little frog country….

As a Muzungoe alone you get nowhere
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As a Muzungoe alone you get nowhere

12 February 2009 Hello, everyone, My last report dates back to 2008, so it is high time we all knew all the ins and outs of Uganda in the sunshine. I hope that all my Christmas cards have arrived well and that everyone has had a good turn of the year. December was a busy…

Visit of a Hippo
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Visit of a Hippo

16 July 2008 Ojee ojee what is it again a while ago, that I have written an update, but so much happens in my life and I think it would be a bit boring after my return from the Netherlands, but in the past few months I ended up in many adventures and of course…