Coffee, kids and continents – Uthando project

Did you ever go out for a coffee and come home with something you didn’t plan that has profound layers of significance?

Uthando project – “Dolls for the children of Kwazulu-Natal”

In The Ivy, a local cafe in Albany, Western Australia, I discovered a wonderful project – making dolls for orphans in South Africa. Continue reading

Giving and receiving gifts – not just for Christmas

Christmas is a time for giving and receiving gifts – have you done all your shopping?

Do you have secret hopes and wishes for what you might receive?

So much time, thought, and money is expended at this time of year followed by pleasure, delight, or disappointment from recipients.

But have you thought about the gifts that we are giving and receiving on a daily basis the rest of the year. Continue reading