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Cooking With Mama Maggie
February 7, 2013

Welcome one an all to the ultimate culinary experience. Mama Maggie, your host, will be here shortly. Please remember to greet her with the customary yell, "Ahhhheyeeeyeeeyeeee!!!" Again we will be doing an introductory course on how to make chapati, so please pay special attention to the ingredients and methods she uses. Today we will be working with flour, salt, and hot water (Mama Maggie's favorite). (more...)

tags: Culture, Education

location: Arusha, Arusha, Tanzania, Arusha, Tanzania, Tanzania

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It Takes a Village to Raise a Sarah
February 7, 2013

During the three night home stay with the Maasai, I had a very unique experience, not only did I get to participate in the daily routine of a Maasai women, I also had a few unexpected surprises as well.  My home stay started out just like all the others, the "mamas" came to pick us up from campsite singing together as the group lined up in front of them holding walking sticks waiting to be chosen. (more...)

tags: Language, Culture, Gender

location: Arusha, Tanzania, Tanzania

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The Race
February 7, 2013

The race began without a moments delay; no sooner did the official’s final words slip off the tip of his tongue, the racers shot out of the gate. Nobody looked back to see who they were beating, the only thing on their minds was getting to that finish line as fast as possible. No obstacle was too big to achieve the ultimate goal of finding their way home.

On October 2nd the group had the privilege to see Green Sea Turtles hatch at Friends of Maziwe on the coast of Pemba Abwe. (more...)

tags: Environment, Education

location: Itanderu, Tanga, Tanzania, Tanga, Tanzania, Tanzania

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