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We have a new blog site.

We are in the middle of creating our life  . . .  Only a couple weeks from now, we will visit Rwanda.  We expect to create a sustainable system of women’s healthcare, one that will reduce infant mortality, maternal mortality, … Continue reading

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Getting ready to go

Getting ready to go Sunday, March 15, 2009   It is the wind-down time.  Contrary to last year’s trip, tonight was spent reminiscing about all that we learned and all the simple pleasures we experienced.    We are in the … Continue reading

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I do – again!

I do – again! Another TIA J Saturday, March 14   On Saturday, we spent nearly the whole day celebrating the 10th anniversary of when I proposed marriage to Le.  Before we could begin, however, I needed to find a … Continue reading

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a few recent pictures

A few minutes of intense rain fills the gutters along the roadside.  This shot was from a high spot, so I imagine it was worse at the lower altitudes in the city.   My lovely wife and I were looking … Continue reading

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Water!!

Water!! Friday, March 13, 2009   We went nearly four full days without running water.  Our hosts know that this is normal and they have several 5-gallon drums in which they hold water.  We had emptied the last one yesterday.  … Continue reading

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Funny thing happened on the way to the market

Funny thing happened on the way to the market Wednesday, March 11, 2009 I met up with several team members at the end of the day today.  We were in a famous restaurant, Chez Lando.  This restaurant is mentioned in … Continue reading

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