Monthly archives:May 2013

Knowing What We Know
  • Knowing What We Know

  • Stella Maris - Moshi - Tanzania I used to see it every day in meetings in the business world. A volunteer is asked of the group for something, a suggestion, an opinion, an answer. No one wants to step up to the plate. A question is asked and people avoid ey[...]
On Parade
  • On Parade

  • TRO - Muhanga - Rwanda While in Kenya and Uganda, Muzungu (word for non African) was definitely shouted at me while people, kids really, pointed. It never seemed angry, but it never seemed welcoming for further contact either. In Rwanda, I feel like I am a [...]
Breaking Uneven Ground
  • Breaking Uneven Ground

  • TRO - Muhanga - Rwanda Rwanda may not have a whole lot to it in terms of popular tourist attractions. If you are researching the country through travel books or online google searching, even the memorial sites are rarely, if ever, mentioned. Gorilla Trekkin[...]
Women's Day
  • Women's Day

  • Azizi Life - Muhanga - Rwanda Just in time for Mother’s Day. I was able to jump on the opportunity to do an experience day with the local women’s cooperatives that GO sells products for in their shop. These products are a little more expensive than if I go[...]