Monthly Archives: August 2013

Goodbye Bakkie!

After three great years we sold today our Toyota Hilux 3.0D. It had served us so faithfully! Been with us 78.000km in all Mozambican provinces except two, plus Zimbabwe and South Africa. It was hard to get stuck with that … Continue reading

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Dragon Killer

This Centipede of 4 inches (12cm) was found dead and dry in Karolines bed. When we showed it to local friends they said: “It´s venomous like a snake!”. Well, it won´t kill anybody, but its sting definitly hurts a lot. … Continue reading

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The Story of the Catch and the Big Name

Inacio owns two boats and shares the catch with the fishermen who work for him. When Inacio became a follower, he stopped sacrificing to the ancestors and didn´t apply anymore witchcraft to catch fish. He had invested in a new … Continue reading

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The Story of Mahmu and the Big Name

Yesterday on my holy Sunday at 7pm my night guard on duty, Virgilio, received a phone call from home. He was told “Your 1 year old girl Mahmu is sick and about to die!” We jumped on my motorbike and … Continue reading

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Four Left

A year ago we bought 10 Lohmann chicken in the big city. The chicken group that we had before had gotten wiped out by “chicken pox”. Lohmann is a firm from Cuxhaven, Germany, a specialist in breeding chicken, that are … Continue reading

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Isaak Suffering

Yesterday Isaak became worse and worse. From coughing to extreme breathing difficulties during the last night. He had developed a pneumonia. We slept one hour or two… At three in the night it got so bad that we decided that … Continue reading

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