school trips

2016 January

Want an educational trip? Go to Washington!

2017-07-18T01:37:42-04:00January 25th, 2016|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s Monday morning coffee at the kids’ school, a privileged school if for no other reason than it sits in the middle of Africa’s sunshine and offers parents morning coffee. I wonder aloud about sending the kids to Washington. Snow, you know, is healthy for kids, and so is the bitter cold, and the snowier [...]

2014 September

Good-bye. And God be with you.

2017-07-19T00:36:08-04:00September 29th, 2014|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

It was 'good-bye mommy!' and 'good-bye daddy!' this morning with all the waves and smiles while bus after bus rolled out of the school parking lot. Hundreds of kids went one place or another, this direction and that into the Ugandan countryside – it can be strikingly beautiful – on several class trips. Our own three [...]