'Education is the strongest weapon through which one can change the world' ( Nelson Mandela) Christoff is working at the petrol filling station in Divundu. I met him on Monday ( 11/4/16). My favorite line when I am traveling in Nambia : 'Do you know a Witch?' , start the conversation with Christoff. "My grandmother … Continue reading EDUCATION THE STRONGEST WEAPON
A STORY OF LOVE AND COMFORT Many moons ago , when Christmas trees where tall and our two daughters where small, we as family travelled a lot , and every time when we travelled through the country side and Sufrani and Elsabe noticed big animals with their 'children' They always said: There is the mother … Continue reading Comfort a unmet need
Linda's kids: Johan, Jana, Lynette and grandchildren at the Fig Tree of remeberance
a Remberance Tree. Linda's fig tree , where we can go and sit in the shade and enjoy the fruits while remembering her as one of our family memebers, who has joined us in 2010. She laughed a lot, live dancing and got angry with herself when she struggled to express herself with words that … Continue reading REMEMBER LINDA
3 murders in 8 months in 2015 in the Kavango. 2 of them , both in their 80's, killed by their grandsons because they were so called wizards and bewitched them. The third one ( 74) was killed by his neighbor because he bewitched the community according to the accused. I interviewed the community and … Continue reading Dementia or Witchcraft?
When she saw me the first time , standing next to her bed, she suddenly got frightened and shouted for help...she called me 'Master 'and was really very very scared! I left the room and just hope she will calm down and sleep well! After I left she calm down and when I phoned this … Continue reading LIFE STORY VERY IMPORTANT
In September we mainly focused on our people. Our family. But who takes care of them? Auguste - our first class manager
The second town that decided to go purple was of course Swakopmund! Here we give a big round of applause to the Village Cafe & the lovely ladies that serve here.
A couple of towns in Namibia really went purple in September for Alzheimer's month. The first one we'll look at is: Grootfontein in the north of Namibia. On the 12th September, Grootfontein had its yearly festival and even here they went purple with a Remember Me float! On the 21st September the Purple Fig Bistro … Continue reading Namibian Towns going Purple
The last of our Remember Me posts - Today we will look at our ADN Farm Care Family members: Jasper Ester Ann Sophia Hansie Ina Norma Joey