My Reality

Lessons Learnt from 52 Ugandan Children

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People always commend me for working with these 52 kids in Uganda over the past 5 years.  I always reply that I get more from it than I give- but I know, even as it comes out of my mouth, how trite that sounds.  It is true- but sounds far too Mother Teresa-like to be taken to heart.

On my very long journey home today (about 32 hours) I spent some time trying to contemplate what I wanted to bring home ...

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Living life like I am in Uganda…

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I am in Kasese, Uganda with 48 of our 52 children who are a part of Nikibasika.  Yesterday we spent literally the entire day with the kids- and as we were sitting eating dinner at about 10:30 Blair, one of my partners in Nikibasika, made a comment about how present he is when he is here.  I realized that that was a perfect articulation of why this annual trip to Kasese is so important to me.  I have always ...

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My Decision to Take 25% of My Time Off!

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My Decision to Take 25% of My Time Off!

If I had a dollar for every time someone asked me why I don’t write a blog- I would have at least $100. :-)

The reality is that I have never started a blog because every time I sat down to start to write one I kept thinking that there is no way I could encompass everything that has happened so far. I also wasn’t sure what voice I wanted to write from- me as Founder ...

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