Category Archives: Food

Village Stay Grand Challenge: The Results are In!

WOW.  I was overwhelmed and overjoyed at the response I got for the Village Stay Grand Challenge, especially from my lovely chapter. I received 32 unique challenges in total! Thank you for setting me some interesting, exciting, and ridiculous tasks … Continue reading

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Risotto, french toast, and other Ghanadian culinary concoctions

Note: Due to computer troubles pictures are unavailable to be uploaded at the moment. Please check back in a few weeks for a look at my mouthwatering morsels. So for those of you who know me for about 30 seconds, … Continue reading

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My friend Gani, malnutrition, and the merit of soya beans

My friend Gani is nineteen or twenty, but looks like he’s fourteen. I can’t believe it when his family tells me his actual age, my eyes are betraying me. I ask why, why is his appearance so different from many … Continue reading

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So once upon a time, there was a group of Canadians inhabiting various corners of Ghana. They knew that they would be coming together for very important work-related happenings where they would all ponder and discuss and pontificate on important … Continue reading

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O Avocado

Before I found you, life was okay. It was fine, really. But experiencing you has created a light in me that cannot be extinguished. At first I was shy. I didn’t know whether to approach your bulbous darkness, so different … Continue reading

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