Senegal bites back!

What do you know about malaria?  Before coming to Senegal, I didn’t know very much at all, probably similar to many other Americans.  All I knew was that you got sick from mosquitoes and that it seemed like a faraway problem. Malaria affects about half the world’s population – around 3.2 billion people in 106 countries.  Since the mosquitoes that transmit malaria need specific conditions … Continue reading Senegal bites back!


Hello all! Sorry for the lack of food stuff last Friday – it’s been a busy few weeks!  But Food Friday is back today with fonde, a dish that I have grown to love over the months. In my family dinner is pretty simple and most nights consists solely of rice.  As this can get a little monotonous for me I am always excited when I … Continue reading FOOD FRIDAY 23