Month: March 2014

Mistakes Part I: When we mess up…

Ever heard of a ‘Glorious Mistake?’   One of those (often public) mistakes that you thought would be your crowning glory, but left you clothed in shame instead? An error in judgement whose consequences usually have the capacity to alter the course of the rest of your life. Like having […]

‘Mponda’ – ;-)

Does anyone know what the pictured items are called in English?  😉 Anyway…been eating a lot of these Melon/Pumpkin looking items, now that they are in season. In Kaonde, we call them ‘Machimpa’ but the more commonly known name is the Nyanja one –  ‘Mponda.’ ‘Mponds’ are mostly bland or […]