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When Foreign Adoption is Local Adoption…

No baby guests at Mfuwe Lodge the first couple of days, so the morning of the day we leave it was a joy to chat with Garrett and Jessica Dennis. Well, Garrett didn’t do any of the talking really, but … Continue reading

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“Check Please,” says Wonky Tooth the Elephant

It’s a small world. “Never say anything bad about anyone.” That’s my motto. Or should be. At Jill’s boudoir scrabble the Monday before I left for Africa, Amy shared the story about a park in Africa where the lodge was … Continue reading

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Feast or Famine in Zambia

“Are you enjoying your dinner?” our driver Onecious asks Daddy. “The food is excellent .” Daddy, and the rest of us, have a choice of three roasted meats, Yorkshire pudding, all the trimmings, “But it’s hard to enjoy it knowing … Continue reading

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Land of Milk and Honey?

“Are you enjoying your dinner?” Onecious asks Daddy. We are at the Mfuwe Lodge, same day as our solo safari with Onecious. Our guides pick us up at the airport. Do all of our game drives, and manage luggage. The … Continue reading

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HIV and Heterosexuality….

“I have never gotten a good answer to why in Africa HIV is primarily spread heterosexually….in contrast to the rest of the world. Can you help me out there?” “The short answer is ‘we don’t know’,” said Dr. John Hamilton, … Continue reading

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