Welcome our February Photographer of the Month

Welcome our February Photographer of the Month

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Please welcome Jacqui, from 'EverydayCook'. Before her trip to Europe, Jacqui wrote for us and,then on her way to Paris, she stopped of in Africa The most amazing part of Uganda is the people. They have so little and yet they are seem happy. I will treasure the memories of the children I met,with their big eyes looking up at me. You don't hear children in Uganda having tantrums Continue reading

Debbie defends Qaddafi

Debbie defends Qaddafi

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DISCLAIMER: the views of this Guest are not the views of ‘A String of Pearls’. Neither is this my personal view. Dear readers, I thought long and hard before deciding to publish this article. I was surprised when I first heard of it. I was more surprised to find  the author is American. I reflected upon the words of our Guidelines: Please be tolerant, and respectful in all ways. (We can agree Continue reading

Jacqui shares ‘A Distant Connection’

Jacqui shares ‘A Distant Connection’

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I felt that it was time to sponsor a child that was not as fortunate as our family. That was back when I was a young mother to my three children, two at primary school and one in my arms.   Through a well-known charity I was introduced to Aaron Zziwa. He was only seven years old. He lived with his mother and his brother Ivan, in Uganda. As the years progressed we wrote to each other and sent each Continue reading