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In a while, Crocodile

Everyone was ready to get started, and they worked so extra hard! We woke up early and all had a great breakfast then headed out for a half day at the creche. We met Toko, and he put us straight to work. We were to level out the ground so we could start creating a…



Goodbyes are never easy!

  Today was our last day at the creche! And no-one wanted it to be over! But wow, it was amazing to see how far we had come from the start of the week! We filled up another three trailer loads of rubble. Piling it in.. Then getting it out.. And wow oh wow, look…



Karma karma karma Chameleon!

Today was definitely an interesting one! We started off with an amazing buffet breakfast again! Can not get enough especially to fuel our bodies for the big day ahead. We got in bright and early and started to clear all the concrete rubble that was in the middle of the creche site. And we found…



Plastering, painting and productivity

Another great day on the creche site. And we got so much work done! Bekhi joined us today and helped us finish off the plastering for the soup kitchen. He showed us how to mix the cement we would need by hand. Then how to plaster it on the walls and to get it as…



happy, happy hippos

Today was out first full day on the creche, and the boys were so eager to get started! We had a big buffet breakfast this morning and headed out as early as we could. We had lots of painting to get started on today, and it was going to be a very hot day! We…



days off are always better with dancing

What a beautiful day we had off! It was a public holiday here in South Africa, and everyone was out celebrating the day, and the hot weather too. We decided to head out on a hike down to the beach and it was a nice walk. We found some cool plant species and even a…



Parties and presents

Hey everybody, I apologise for the such late notice, we are all safe and have had the most incredible time! On Wednesday we had another big day at the creche where we all got separated into groups again. The dream team (Lauren, Christina, Elyse and Connor) smashed out a day of making bricks listening to…



We blessed the roof

Another big day at the creche today! We all split up into groups again and started with our jobs. Lauren, Amy, Monica and Jiahong went over to the block making area but because the bricks from the day before were still drying they werent able to make anymore. Instead we all decided to move the…



We are blending

Back at it and it was a hot one today. We all woke up early and had breakfast and chatted about the adventures that were had the night before. Not much, just the usual Lauren and Elyse stories 😊 Once breakfast was had, we met up with Bekhi and Gideon and made our way to…



Sunday funday

Today was our day off. To kick start the day- because we are an active bunch we went for a wonder around st Lucia stumbling across stunning forests, sand dunes and beaches. After lunch, we went to a cultural immersion evening. We got to walk through a beautiful traditional Zulu community while talking to the…



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