The end of the year is here and it is naturally a time of contemplating what was good and bad during the year. We are also closing a decade this New Year, so much time that passed and I feel like I have hardly noticed. But our kid is turning 12 in March next year so obviously time has passed. A decade of mostly being … Continue reading An appreciating post to #bookstagram
Hi after a long time! This is winter! Summer disappeared and so did I. Most of Autumn was spent working and reading and trying to catch as much sunshine as possible until the darkness arrived. I managed quite okay until the end of October when I got a cold and after that it has just continued being hard. This week I got a flare again … Continue reading Soon time for Holiday in Zambia
I just realized that I really love this time of the year. It has been light and warm (-er) for some months so me and everybody else in this cold country has warmed up a bit. We have gotten some sunshine and soften up to our environment a bit more than during winter. But also, it is just the middle of summer which means that … Continue reading Summertime, finally
I was supposed to write a blog post last Friday. I had the day off and the whole weekend a head, so a nice long three day weekend, but I just could not write anything on Friday. I woke up feeling terrible. Drank my coffee and watched some TV-series about deadly traumas (Critical) and then I reached for my phone to check on Instagram and … Continue reading Last Friday and beyond. Or where to start to change the narrative.
This with blogging can be a hustle sometimes, or I make it a hustle most of the times. When I was moving photos from Mayanis computer to the new harddrive I got, I found a folder with all the photos from the posts I made on the previous Jennychangala.com. What happened when I lost it was that I self hosted it with Bluehost, but when … Continue reading Treasures on the hard drive
It is time for you to get to know the Jenny Changala that keeps appearing and reappearing in the bloggosphere a bit more. I had blogs before. Yes, I did and when I sat looking through my old WordPress blogs (allhingsdesigned and thechangalas) and trying to find a way to save them the other day, I found a funny thing called export and import on … Continue reading Down the memory lane and export/import business
I just want to keep sitting in sun chairs Using no other shoes than Birkenstock Forgetting to put sun screen and feel my skin burn a bit Chase mosquitoes in the night and flies in the day Keep walking in the woods and picking blueberries as snacks I want to keep forgetting what day it is or what time, week or month I want to … Continue reading Poem to summer
Well, this is about to be a reminder for myself. And some tips on where to find good yoga for thoose who are interested to try it out. I do need to remember to do my yoga though. Every day. I have had both a good and bad week last week. Good since I got to go to a wedding on the countryside and meet … Continue reading Just keep doing yoga
Hi again! Monday again, this weeks are just speeding forward. Soon midsummer! How was your weekend? I spent it with one of my oldest friend and her friends. Some time away from the kids and a night in their house. Made me miss our house in Lusaka! Just living in a house, being able to just open the door and walk out in the sun … Continue reading Our house in Lusaka
Hi. Again. Do not know what time this is for me. To start a new blog. It´s not new this time in any way though, new in the way that it will be about something new, it will be about the same as all the other ones where, about me, the family and our life. What it means right now is parenting, juggling a new … Continue reading Here we go again.