Tag Archives: Holidays

Our beach holiday in the Outer Banks, NC

We just got back from the Outer Banks in North Carolina, where we enjoyed a wonderful beach getaway with my best friend and her family. We spent the week enjoying marvelous sunrises, flying kites, and making (and destroying) sand castles. Here are a … Continue reading

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The Nutcracker – a magical holiday experience!

This weekend, Claire and I went to see Dance Centre Kenya’s production of The Nutcracker. Claire was so excited to see a ballet (and real ballerinas!), and I was excited to get some quality time with my eldest daughter.

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Holiday photos: Thanksgiving in Watamu

We just got back last weekend from a really great trip to Watamu for Thanksgiving. We’ve never stayed at the north coast before – we’ve always been a Tiwi family! But wow, Watamu is amazing. We stayed in a really beautiful … Continue reading

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Maasai Mara: Jacqueline’s House

We love the Maasai Mara. Who doesn’t? Rolling hills, loads of animals, possibility to do some off-roading, amazing views. You can’t come to Kenya and NOT visit the Maasai Mara.

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Happy New Year: Off to Kampala!

We are heading out for an epic road trip today: Nairobi to Kampala – via Nakuru, Eldoret, Malaba, and Jinja!

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Tiwi Beach: Our favorite spot on the Kenyan coast

Jesse, Claire and I have just returned from an amazing trip to Tiwi Beach on the Kenyan Coast.

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Happy Thanksgiving: Off to the beach!

Heading to the coast to stuff ourselves on fresh seafood, swim in the Waters of the Indian Ocean, and get our relax on! Happy Thanksgiving, everyone!  

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