How do I sell a braded bread in Nyahururu?

Created: Friday, 19 February 2021

marleen bakery1It had been planned for a long time, last Wednesday I finally stood for a day in the bakery of  L'Arche Kenya and demonstrated Ann and Maggy some of my favorite bakeries. We made pizza, apple pie, far breton, sablé and butter plait.

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Coq-au-vin to end the year

Created: Sunday, 20 December 2020

cog au vinShortly before the year ends, the department for communication and relations gathers for a team-building event. We meet in the garden of my little house and prepare lunch together. My contribution to the buffet is coq-au-vin.

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Tomatoes from the Chief

Created: Sunday, 13 December 2020

tomatenRecently, I could take part in a field trip to attend a discussion round among youth on the topic of gender-based violence. The local chief was very supportive of our activity and offered us to stop by his tomato field and pick some up for ourselves. 

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Created: Tuesday, 01 December 2020

ErdbeerenThe neighbourhood children come to visit me on Sunday. They ask if the strawberries are ripe. I don't know, so we go and check together.

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Newsletter 4, November 2020

Created: Saturday, 14 November 2020

Working under COVID-19

Dear friends

The COVID19 pandemic has mixed up many lives around the world. Many people suddenly found themselves in difficult situations. It was no different in Kenya – only that for some existential issues came up very fast. I would like to report a little about it in this newsletter.

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Main prize: Motorcycle

Created: Saturday, 14 November 2020

motorbikeLike last year, St. Martin CSA is running a fundraising campaign to support the project for people with mental illness and at the same time to make it known to the population. One of the campaigns includes a raffle sell with prizes like pans, gas stove, shopping vouchers, TV and a motorcycle.

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Shopping with corona

Created: Monday, 03 August 2020

jamaa 1As everywhere, shopping has changed thanks to the coronavirus. Protective mask, temperature measurement, handwashing; the mix of measures becomes a new distinguishing feature for the shops.

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Home office in the African winter

Created: Thursday, 30 July 2020

faserpelzJuly is the coldest month here in Kenya. The temperatures fluctuate around ten degrees Celsius and it rains several times a day, especially at night. Hence, he COVID-19 conditioned home office becomes somewhat fresh.

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