Category Archives: Ethiopia

Ethiopia : The heart of hospitality

We boated across Lake Ziway & arrived at this island that was inhabited by only a handful of people. As we walked to a trail that led us up to a distant monastery, we passed this home where an elderly couple resided. My heart was challenged as I looked at the simple way they lived […]

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forever family

Six years ago,  we became a forever family. Anaya, you bring so much joy & so much love to our home.

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water for Ethiopia

During this grad season, I am blessed to meet so many beautiful hearts. I love hearing each one of your stories & also being able to witness the amazing gifts each of you has been given. I am also drawn back to many of the women I have met during my travels to Africa. Many […]

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Art Prints for Ethiopia

Wasn’t today such a beautiful day? I continue to sell art prints ( all proceeds for this month going towards a fistula surgery for a women in Ethiopia). In the next little while I will post some of my travel prints from London, California & Africa. Feel free to read a bit more about where […]

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a Christmas wish….

“Ethiopian women are actively involved in all aspects of their society’s life. Obstetric fistula not only disables the woman in so many ways, the entire village feels the effects. Women with obstetric fistula are outcast & therefore unproductive. Their family & community suffer.” “Most hospitals (in Ethiopia) are in cities and far from the rural […]

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