Category Archives: Challenges

A child’s laughter

Hey everyone, Today’s entry results from another Put-me-to-work-for-a-day challenge. One of Mark Abbott’s four challenges was to make a child laugh. Though I tend to make children laugh just by being (apparently) odd, I thought I’d take the chance offered … Continue reading

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La vie en famille

Hey everyone, Here are the results of a challenge (Put-me-to-work-for-a-day-in-Burkina) from Isabelle, who asked me to describe to her what it was like to live a day in the life of a Burkinabe family. Here are two: _________________________________________________ Les premiers mouvements … Continue reading

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-30 in Burkina

Could it really be that cold in Burkina Faso? I’ll let the pictures tell the story:   Today was the first day that I was put to work! Ali’s challenge was for me to pretend — before I get too homesick … Continue reading

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