Archive for September, 2013

September 25th, 2013 - 14:54 § in Family

Summer holidays are over again

Summer holidays! That means: Swimming at a friend’s home Playing with the neighbor boys Eating ice-cream and playing with my grandparents Stomping in puddles when it rains, Vacation Bible School at the American school Petting (and eating) sheep in rural areas Sending mail to family And endless[...]

September 12th, 2013 - 15:24 § in Africa, Medical

A baby in the sheep hut; medical campaign in Widou

A car parks next to the straw hut at twilight. It is the hut of Ahmed, a shepherd like virtually all of his people group (Fulani) in northern Senegal. He isn’t poor, as shown by his large herd of cows and sheep. For this wandering tribe medical care is not taken for granted. This counts […][...]

Familie Kieviet in Senegal