• Day 2

    The worst part about today was probably getting out of bed!  We were both extremely sore and our hands are covered with blisters.  After about 20 minutes of shoveling, our bodies loosened up and we were ready for another day of digging.. ..and digging is precisely what we did all day.

  • Day 1

    Well today was our first day of work, and man did we get worked!  Our hands are blistered and bleeding, our backs hurt, our legs hurt...  pretty much our whole bodies hurt.  We began to dig out the foundation for the kitchen and the dining room.  We have to dig 3 to 4 feet deep and as our co-workers keep...

  • Ready for work.

    Michele, Mikey's mom, has been involved with Karambu and International Peace Initiatives for a while now.  They are both in Meru at the moment and helping us with accounting as well as finding the materials we need, hiring workers etc. Today, Michele met with the the local construction company's supervisor to come up with a game plan that suits our...