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Great Senegal blog

Kari maintains the great blog Senegal Daily and maintains Dakar Eats, a wonderful resource for expats living in Senegal. She helped with this article in the magazine for Ethiopia Air. Check it out! Fish as Feast   Advertisements

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What I’m enjoying back in Ohio

walking my dog on sidewalks smelling lilac in the air wearing jeans and a long sleeve t-shirt and NOT SWEATING!! driving without people passing me on the inside and outside of a two lane road not having cars randomly park … Continue reading

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On the Corniche

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Kruger Park, South Africa, October 2012

I was fortunate enough to get to attend the AISA (Association of  International Schools in Africa) conference in Johannesburg, South Africa this past October. It was a wonderful professional experience and a welcome respite from Dakar’s heat. One of the speakers … Continue reading

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Vilage des art de Dakar

Yesterday I had the opportunity to go the Vilage des Art de Dakar (Dakar Art Village). Not that far from the area I live in, next to the soccer stadium, there is a small refuge away from the ‘cityness’ of … Continue reading

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Spring Break 2013

Madrid, Spain 4 hour 10 minute direct flight leaves late at night-arrives early in the morning 2 hours time difference Segovia, Spain by high speed train 27 minutes by train Subway to train station apartment rental 5 steps away from … Continue reading

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Getting ill overseas–Challenges of living abroad-Dec 2012

“Guys, I think I might need to go home. I’m feeling really sick,” I said to the kids Thursday as we walked from the parking lot towards the school entrance. A wave of exhaustion and nausea had washed over me in the … Continue reading

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