Category Archives: Guest Post

My Heart is at home in Kenya…

We asked one of our youngest travelers on our last trip to Kenya to share a little of her experience. It was so amazing to watch Anna, she was truly in her element as she interacted with the children of Kitale. Anna, age 16, shared this with us: Going into the August Kenya trip, I […]

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Words From A Sponsor

  I went on my first trip with the Mighty Acorn Foundation in August of 2014. I had been dying to go to Kitale since I had first heard about it at a Matilda Jane trunk keeper conference in 2013 so I jumped at the chance when my sweet friend Kim asked me to go. […]

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ALL for a Shovel…

Life can be so incredible unfair and injustice seems to run rampant in every culture – but yesterday I experienced something that has so blown my mind here in Kenya – as I share this please know this blog would qualify as a PG-13 rating, it will not be an easy read – and believe […]

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The Other Side of the Fence

Do you remember the days in school when you couldn’t wait to go outside during recess to play with your friends? I remember it like it was yesterday. The bell would ring and I would run with excitement to meet my friends on the playground. My whole day was geared around recess. Never once did […]

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True Beauty

A landscape riddled with trash. A smoking dump site in the distance. Yet there is still so much beauty this place. And not just in the beautiful flowers, trees, and mountains. The true beauty of Kitale was most apparent in the hearts of the children. From the moment we arrived at the Seeds Children’s Home, […]

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