Life in Laos through the lens of a diplomatic wife raising twin toddlers.

Tag Archives: transitional development

Honeymoon in Darfur – Livestock and Agriculture

How do I sum up some aspects of our work without oversimplifying the issues that Darfurians suffer year in and year out? And how can I describe the feeling of … Continue reading

April 2, 2012 · 4 Comments

Honeymoon in Darfur – Women’s Center

A lot of people ask me what it felt like to work in IDP camps and how I handled the emotions that came with working in such harsh conditions and … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 4 Comments

The Common Thread of Laughter – Sudan

My husband and I are currently learning the Lao language and we spend 2-3 hours everyday having conversations with our teacher (who is from Laos) speaking only in Lao, five … Continue reading

February 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

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