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Week 1: Chicken Wars 

We have been in Uganda for just over a week, although it feels like a lot longer! There’s lots I could write about, and for an insight into our first week in Uganda, check out what I wrote for the All Nations blog here. For now, I’ve just picked two encounters from this week that made […]

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Cheese Soufflés and Carol Singing

It’s under two months before I head to Cape Town! It feels like time is racing by and I’m trying to make the most of seeing friends, family and finishing up life in Edinburgh. I’ve been trying to prepare as best I can for what will be a complete change in February. What I hadn’t expected was […]

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Countdown to Christmas…

So I have become one of those people. Who read a certain special edition of Ideal Home Magazine (Nadia Cardwell) or use a certain festive scented spray (Alan Scobie) at the first inkling that there’s a change in the air and declare…mid October… that the countdown to Christmas has begun. My next fundraiser is all […]

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Travel Light

The time has come when I need to start getting rid of stuff. It also means that it’s the perfect time to have a car boot sale to try and raise a bit of cash! My friends that know me well will know that books are definitely my downfall. This week I started sorting out […]

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Afternoon Tea

On Saturday 10th of September I will be holding my first fundraiser! Join me for Afternoon Tea at either the 1pm or 3pm sitting. Book online or send me an email to request a ticket! Adults are £10 and children (13 or under) are £5. I will be moving to Cape Town in February 2017 […]

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Visit to All Nations

I went to South Africa for the first time late 2015 with a team of people from various churches in Scotland. We were based in Cape Town at All Nations’ headquarters. We ran a lunchtime kids club in Masiphumelele and also spent a lot of time chatting to and getting to know people out and […]

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