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19Jul

Sleep Tite! Don’t Let the Mosquitos Bite!

Bedtime means getting cozy under our mosquito nets! Preventing mosquito bites is the way to stay malaria-free, so we take cover each night. One child in Africa dies EVERY MINUTE from malaria. Children under the age of 5 (like my son) are most at risk.

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18Jul
  • By Jill Hansen
  • In Africa
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Good Morning Kenya

The best part of waking up in Nairobi? Free range eggs and farmer’s sausage. No trip to Kenya is complete without it! Yum!

17Jul
  • By Jill Hansen
  • In Africa
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Touch Down in Africa

A 23 hour flight has safely transported us to the other side of the world! After 2 nights on a 777 and a layover in London, we just touched down in nifty Nairobi, Kenya. Now it’s safari time! But, this is a Botanical Me safari,

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26Jun

Functional Beauty-Wearable Art

I’m wild for wax print. I adore adinkra. I beg for batik. Kente cloth is the cat’s meow. I have always loved African fabric. I love it because it is both BEAUTIFUL and FUNCTIONAL. One humble piece of fabric can make a fabulous dress, shield

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13May

Hello world!

Welcome to the B.Me BUZZ, where the whole world is your friend! Here you will find all kinds of friendly discussion about making a happy, healthy life. There are a lot of great things to talk about, and we’ve got a lot to say! We

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