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Taking action: writing postcards to our senators back home

After the Women’s March on Nairobi, I was so full of energy and positivity. It was an incredible feeling! But the week after the march, and the inauguration, my feed was so full news about Trump’s executive orders, lies about illegal … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween: sharing an American tradition

This past Saturday was Halloween, and my neighbor Laura and I decided to throw a Halloween party and organize trick-or-treating in our neighborhood. Halloween is by far one of my favorite American traditions – it reminds me of chilly Autumn … Continue reading

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The sadness of saying goodbye…

One of the big downsides of living abroad is saying goodbye to wonderful friends when they move away. When you’re far from your family, your network of friends becomes your de facto family. And, in two weeks’ time, I’ll be losing … Continue reading

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