Saw the African Big Five!

What does one do after the exhilarating but exhausting experience of climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro? 3 days of Safari of course! What an exciting opportunity to explore the amazing animals of Africa. Standing up in the safari vehicles with the wind in your hair (and the dust in your teeth!) binoculars at hand waiting to see … Continue reading Saw the African Big Five!

The Joy (and Anxiety) of Anticipation

It's hard to describe my feelings right now.  It feels like such a long journey to get to this place of excited anticipation.  I leave Monday to start my adventure of reaching the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro.  I can't believe it's finally here. I'm filled with a mixture of joy and excitement as well as … Continue reading The Joy (and Anxiety) of Anticipation