Nairobi is dry, dry, dry at the moment. Red dust, the grass is yellow and crispy to walk on. While the daily sunshine is nice, what I do object to are the tiny ants all over the kitchen and the breakfast table in the morning. If you put ...
January 2011 (5)
Many thanks for all your constructive comments on hand-outs, all extremely valid. I'm afraid to labour a point and promise not to discuss this again in future posts for some time (at least a week or two), but still, I am in hot water! Do...
- disparity of wealth
- Kenyatta National Hospital
- La Nina
Our gardener's wife had a baby over the weekend. I just went to visit them in hospital (so that I could pay the bill). There is a catch 22 situation here in Kenya where you have to pay costs in full in order to 'check out' of hospital. For those who can't pay,...
I almost cannot believe it. Today, the house is quiet. Apologies for total failure to write. The reason? I’ve had both of my sisters out to stay with their respective husbands and kids in close succession (there was change-over on xmas day – just enough t...