Christie and I have now been in Tanzania for one year. And the title of this post is misleading, if not downright dishonest. I considered doing some kind of “Year in Review,” but honestly I don’t have the time, energy, or space to do such a review justice. If you’re interested in what we’ve been up to this year, you are more than welcome to revisit my “Updates from Geita” pages.
But Christie decided to at least offer a “Year in Pictures” on her blog. The collection of photos is in no way comprehensive, but it should provide you with a taste of where we’ve been and how we’ve spent our time. She wanted to imbed a slideshow with a whole lot of pictures, but our internet connection just wouldn’t support such lofty dreams. You ought to check it out, though, to see my transformation from 9 months of beard growth to clean-shaven 18-year old — or better yet Christie’s transformation from 9 months of belly growth to mother holding her child.
My personal highlight of the year: