Fresh clothes and a faint smile.

Fresh clothes and a faint smile.

Yesterday when we went to the Outreach Clinic we were greeted by a new batch of kids that were there to be treated. I stood around for a while a bit uneasy of what there was for me to do. It always feels a bit awkward to be standing around a group of people that are...
What is a jigger?

What is a jigger?

Today is the day that we get our hands dirty. I thought before I hit you tonight with my thoughts from the jigger removal outreach today, I should answer the most common question I have gotten prior to this trip: What is a jigger? Well, I thought this little graphic...
I’m here and ready. #solestories

I’m here and ready. #solestories

15 hours in the air and 8 hours waiting at airports and I finally made it to Uganda. It feels as though it takes forever to get to this new land, and I have had the past four meals served to me in a plastic container on an airport tray. Sleep wasn’t easy and if I ever...
I’m scared of Uganda.

I’m scared of Uganda.

Every single person that I have told that I’m going to Africa that has been there themselves tells me the exact same thing. They say with such excitement, “you are going to fall in love”. EVERY.SINGLE.ONE.OF.THEM. If we happen to be face to face they...