Journal

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...
Mellow Autumn Loveliness  & Keyrings for 'Kits'

Mellow Autumn Loveliness & Keyrings for 'Kits'

 Autumn heralds cooler crisper mornings, golden sun-kissed evenings and the creeping advent of shorter days.  New terms are under way, and summer ...
Latest build now complete

Latest build now complete

Latest BUILD now complete! I am only too aware that my monthly blogs and updates of the school are all beginning to sound very similar! Not s...
To be masked or not, that is the question?

To be masked or not, that is the question?

  It’s been an extraordinary last few months, which have brought about immense challenges and change for us all - nationally and globally. It’s dif...
It's A Wrap!

It's A Wrap!

With all the spring cleaning that’s been going on and this time that we’ve had to ‘pause’, one of the best things I’ve been inspired to do is to m...
Spring News Update: Supporting local and thinking global

Spring News Update: Supporting local and thinking global

Bushbells has always been about supporting a small, dedicated team of four tailors, Enoch our leather worker as well as the teachers at our school....
St Cats Hits the Walk by Emily M

St Cats Hits the Walk by Emily M

Bushbells hit the catwalk at the extremely well attended annual St Catherine’s Bramley Fashion Show hosted by Charities Board on the 6th of March ...
Empty Chairs and Empty Tables

Empty Chairs and Empty Tables

💙 Jambo to all our lovely customers 💙 What strange and scary times. It’s hard to know what to say. We’re all thinking about our families and friend...
A Short Seasonal Story!

A Short Seasonal Story!

At this time of year, it's our opportunity to say a very big ASANTE SANA TO YOU ALL. THANK YOU for the purchases you've made; the support...