27 Feb
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5. Thankful

Mark Twain said  the two most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why. This may not be the exact date when I found out why but it is when I began the journey that led me there. Allow me to introduce the birth-date of […]

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16 Aug
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ANGAZA NA SAUTI SOL

So, this is an actual thing that happened. The children and staff of Merowa Junior School, Kibuli, were just chilling, minding their own business, when baam! The Live and Die in Africa tour bus pulled up outside the school gate and Sauti Sol, The SAUTI SOL, walked through the gates of their school! Now, full […]

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09 Mar
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A new member visited – and stayed

By David Kangye How do I tell this great story? I will try. One thing about telling the 4040 visit to Happy Times Children’s school is of a longing desire to be fulfilled. It has been quite a while since I learnt of this organization and how it runs its activities. When Esther Kalenzi invited […]

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02 Feb
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40 days… over 40 smiles

Wow!  So today is one of those days I am SO thankful for people who network and drag me along to places ( *ahem* Gilbert!). At 830 this morning, barely willing to roll over and open my eyes, I dragged myself out of bed to get ready for a day with the group 40 days… over […]

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02 Feb
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My 40-40 Story

My first 40/40 event was the bazaar held at the UMA show grounds. It was not one of the most attended 40/40 events ever (as I’ve come to discover from attending the subsequent ones). It was a very cold day; one of those days when it rains, stops, then resumes with a vengeance. So the […]

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20 Sep
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Hooping It Up

Whenever there is an upcoming event in Kampala, there is usually a level of near euphoria in the run up to the D-Day. Outfits are prepared in advance, partners are booked, relationships are started (and some ended), budgets are laid out and people generally mark out strategies for how they will take part in the […]

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13 Jul
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The fault in our stars

That’s the thing about pain, it demands to be felt. When Raymond gave me the movie “The fault in our Stars.” He warned me that there would be lots of tears involved. It is for that reason that I put it very far from me, waiting for the ‘right moment.’ They say ‘misery loves company’ […]

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28 Feb
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When Love Saw Me

Children are amazing little people, they are also irritable little people. People will say “awwww… cute baby. I also want.” but no one will understand that you’re carrying Gucci bags under your eyes because that cute baby kept you up all night. Behind the scenes, that cute baby is fussy, stubborn, throws tantrums, makes you […]

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