September 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! I hope you are all doing well as you wind down your summer and send your kids back to school! We are also starting up school again, but for us it’s the beginning of third term, not the start of a new year. Here in Kenya, a school year is a calendar year; school starts in…

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August 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! Sorry I’m a bit late with this update! I have been under the weather with malaria, which comes with different symptoms and challenges with each bout. This particular strain has been mainly fatigue and brain-fog, thus the lack of being able to pull my thoughts together enough to give you guys an update. Despite all…

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July 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! Another month flies by! I’ve been seeing some of your posts about the nice, summer weather…. while on this side, we’re wearing sweaters and long pants! The rains came very late this year (and we had experienced a severe drought leading up to the rains) but rainy season is finally here! Even the solar water heater…

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May 2019 Jambo

Jambo everybody! Ok. So, I’m starting with a disclaimer for those of you who have known my travel schedule. I wrote this a week or so ago, but before I could insert the pictures and send it out, my laptop battery died! When I got to Germany, I wasn’t able to find a plug compatible with the German…

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April 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! I’ve heard things are starting to warm up a bit on your side of the world! Here in Kenya, we are expecting rainy season to start anytime now. We will soon be fighting mud instead of dust…. it’s always one or the other! In Step Children’s Home has been busy as always! With 190 kids and…

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March 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! Greetings from hot and dusty Kenya! I can’t believe March is over – this year is flying by! The entire In Step campus has been busy, busy, busy! From the baby house to the big kids’ dorm to the school to Stepping Stones (center for disabled kids) to the farm to the dairy to the…

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January 2019 Jambo

Jambo everyone! I pray all is well wherever you are and that you are excited about what 2019 holds in store for you! Here at In Step Children’s Home, we are praising God for giving us another year to rescue and give new life to kids in Kenya! Jeff and I recently visited the US…

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