Welcome to the newest chapter of my life…LIFE IN BEITBRIDGE!!! As I blog I am sitting in a room that is sweltering with heat. A massive 40 degrees of hot weather…that is how I have been welcomed to Beitbridge town. My crazy life has led me into yet another exciting journey, from the cold and … Continue reading LIVING IN BEITBRIDGE…
The past few days or maybe weeks have been the craziest of my life. Maybe I have had crazier days but these past few weeks stand out because I have had a lot of time on my hands to reflect upon them. I will not go into the long story of how I ended up … Continue reading When life gives you lemons…
A big thank you to my hosts and family in London. Words cannot explain the time I had. I decided a pictorial will do the trick as I would need a whole book to describe how I felt about this trip. I thank God for the opportunity to step into the land of my former … Continue reading My week in London!!
This week's blog will sound really different from the last one. It has now been five weeks since I came to Cork and I am happy to say the adjustment is getting smoother. I am getting closer to calling this place my second home. In fact I found myself saying to my sister the other … Continue reading Week 5…Remember your purpose!!!
I was invited to the Church Of the Good Shepherd in Kirstenbosch Cape Town last Sunday. I was meant to give a talk in line with Women's Day that was on 09/08/2013 and the work that I do with female street children was relevant. Women's day is a day that commemorates the national march of … Continue reading Women’s Day!!!
Its Friday 08/02/2013 and I attended an event hosted by the District 6 Museum in support of the One Billion Rising campaign. This campaign is aimed at creating global awareness on violence against women and children and saying STOP, ENOUGH IS ENOUGH! I was excited to be part of this initiative as I … Continue reading WE RISE!!!!
I am privileged to now be a part of a Social Workers Forum in Cape Town which focuses on refugees, youth and women. The forum is meant to have small group presentations and discussions once a month. I will be having an opportunity to present my own topic as well so this is so exciting. … Continue reading Topic 1:Trauma and Recovery