The ABC’s of Life in Dar es Salaam

Azam Ball Cones Azam is an enormous manufacturer of food products (and probably other things) in Tanzania. Juice, flour, milk(ish), you name it, and Azam probably produces it. However, the crowning achievement of Azam’s manufacturing genius is the ball cone. The Azam ball cone is simply a scoop of vanilla ice cream atop a cone and…

Created to Live in Community

Love God. Love People. It’s tattooed in bold on my wrist. I see it hundreds of time every day. It echoes Jesus’ words in Matthew 22: “And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the…

Kweli

I originally logged onto WordPress to write a serious post, but it just isn’t happening tonight. I think I might continue mulling over my ideas on how us humans were created to live in community over the long weekend (I’m heading to Mbeya to do some hiking in the mountains). Until I get back and…

Blogging Award #prettycool

So this morning, I got a message from a good friend of mine, former co-worker, and incredible blogger, Carrie Wisehart, notifying me that she had nominated me for the Liebster Blog award. In all honesty, my first thought was something along the lines of, “But why me? My blog isn’t like that…its just my stories and…