Journal

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and every joy for 2022

Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and every joy for 2022

Christmas is always a good time to pause, reflect and take stock. As 2021 creeps towards a close, there are many highs despite the biggest loss o...
Latest Build

Latest Build

  Finally, a Grade 6 classroom is taking shape and is being build in record time, and should almost be finished by the end of term on the 23rd ...
Baby News!

Baby News!

  One of our gorgeous tailors Ruth, has had a baby BOY:  Peter (pictured above).   Born safely on the 19th November,  both mother and baby ...
Autumn Spirit: a time to ponder

Autumn Spirit: a time to ponder

  It’s been a couple of months since my last Bulletin.  Jambo to anyone who’s new!    After the storm that was August, and our deep loss of Samm...
Sammy Sadness

Sammy Sadness

Usually my summer newsletters are full of sunshine and the abundance of warmth, and glowing colours.  But I can’t pretend to be joyful at the mome...
Jump into summer!

Jump into summer!

  The first half of this ‘summer’ term has gone well. Only 5 weeks in, and Mwana our principal, reports that the children have settled back quic...
Capacious Classrooms, Chickens and Goats

Capacious Classrooms, Chickens and Goats

Happy May Day everyone and for me, this beautiful picture of bluebells sums up where we are at this time of year!  It really is a magical time, es...
Keys for Seeds, and our Climate Club

Keys for Seeds, and our Climate Club

Society is unfurling, nature is uncurling and the lighter evenings ahead bring the promise of much longed for reunions – pole, pole (slowly slowly...
Spotlight on MWANA

Spotlight on MWANA

Today, March 8 2021,  is International Women’s Day. It’s is an invitation to celebrate the women who’ve inspired us and they are often close to home  -  within our workplace, friendship group or own family.   
Volunteers A-GO-GO!

Volunteers A-GO-GO!

Silver- Linings for our little school, as Kenya is a relatively easy place to self-navigate the various covid-rules, and with all our contacts in ...
A seasonal wrap

A seasonal wrap

A BIG thank you, from us to you, and Merry Christmas! Despite this last crazy, Covid-filled year, and thanks to you, our wonderful customers, Bu...
Back to school

Back to school

Two weeks ago, it was suddenly all systems go in Watamu, as the government decided that Year 4 could return to school in the private secton.  This...