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Time is a funny thing

Time is what we make of it. Our thoughts about time create our truth and they may become a self-fulfilling prophecy. Continue reading

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Painting the Malian way…

One of our guestrooms had cracks in the walls. So, we invited the plasterer to solve the problem and ‘close the insect door’. Of course we knew we would have to paint the walls after that. A job I intended … Continue reading

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Energy consuming -2-

Having made those nice Excel-spreadsheets I mentioned a while ago, and finding the energy and time to visit the water & electricity company turned out to be just the start of an even more energy consuming process. All numbers and … Continue reading

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Energy consuming..?!

Mali does not (yet) work with a system of an annual bill for water and electricity. Every month a man knocks at the door to read the meters. Even though he does have some electronic device to register the numbers, … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

After the two months of working, working and more working, followed by the Christmas dinner, it was time to slow down, a lot… I slept, slept and slept. So much that the guys got really worried over my well-being. I … Continue reading

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