There is nothing so satisfying like having a well ventilated home. Uganda is usually hot throughout the year, so, having a home that is poorly ventilated can turn out to be a nightmare. Shockingly, even after knowing this for a fact, home, business and hotel owners still put up structures with tiny windows that can […]Read more "Windows, How large should they be?"
Layered We are all familiar with the saying “One man’s meat, is another man’s poison.” Over the years, I have grown to appreciate that “One man’s trash, can be another man’s treasure.” We all use toilet paper, right? Well, at least most of us do, but we all tend to throw away the paper cardboard […]Read more "One Man’s Trash, Is Another Man’s Treasure."
In life, there is always that person that you get along with very well. You develop a certain level of friendship, you get so lost in it and, forget to really discover who they really are. It could be a co-worker who makes you tea when you least expect it. It could be your neighbor […]Read more "Leading a Double Life."
This country Uganda is fertile. You can plant a stone and it grows. Uganda is mainly plateau with a rim of mountains. It’s climate is tropical and generally rainy with two dry seasons. Unfortunately, we have been experiencing a prolonged drought that has devastated the country. The most affected areas were Isingiro, Teso and some […]Read more "Being Green is one thing, maintaining it, is another."
The Road Taken Kazo, a remote village in Western Uganda takes you back to the self-reliant life of human nature. The communities here are not connected on the national grid of public utilities like water and electricity. Although the people here own mobile phones, they are used mainly for making phone calls and sending messages […]Read more "The Road Taken: Western Uganda."
My path was once like a maze with too many twists and turns, hills and valleys, bright tunnels whose light would die out just as quickly as it appeared. The pathways never had an ending. Once I sat and asked myself whether I should go back and start afresh or continue on this same path […]Read more "Photo Challenge: Path"
Tough as leather, she goes through every hardship and burden that comes her way. She is a fighter that never gives up. She is strong and not easily injured. She sleeps after every one else and wakes up before any one does. She prepares a meal for her husband, prepares the children for school and […]Read more "The Woman That She Is."