For your enjoyment! This is a slideshow of the Kwanjula and wedding of our eldest daughter, Sharon, and her now husband, Brad, who traveled from Australia to hold these here in Kampala, Uganda (thanks guys!). Usually these two ceremonies are held on separate days, but sometimes are combined together. Things change over from the Kwanjula […]
Have you ever wondered what an end-of-year work Christmas party might be like in Africa? Wonder no more! This is the one that we hosted this week for IMFC, the organization we volunteer with here in Uganda.
I had a close call last night. I was driving home after dark and a truck had broken down partially across the road as it was trying to turn off into a side-road. I knew I’d cleared the back of the truck but heard a **!!!BANG!!!** – I’d hit something! The driver’s side upper corner […]
Last week I noticed something very strange on my toe. Asking Aggie “Have you ever seen anything like this?” she replied “That’s a jigger!” to which I replied “Oh no!” After watching this video (IF you do, that is, *chuckle*), I’d encourage you to look around at other videos on the web showing how these […]
Well I’ve heard it said that the most dangerous thing you’ll do when you visit Uganda is travel on the roads. I heartily concur! Mainly when highway driving though – unfortunately (or maybe fortunately) you’re usually not moving fast enough in Kampala to have a serious accident…UNLESS…unless you’re on a boda-boda motorcycle taxi! This is […]
Capturing some of our day-to-day life here in Uganda.
Aggie & Mum & Dad (they are separated – Aggie’s Mum lives in Kampala) We had a bit of a shock over the weekend. Aggie’s Dad (who lives in the Karamoja region of far NE Uganda) was shot in the chest by a thief. For a while, we were not sure how critical his condition […]
Eggs from our chickens!