Our first 4040 baby

21 Dear Penda, When your mama first told me she was expecting you, I laughed. She always has a joke up her sleeves so I didn't think she was serious. The drive home from Bugolobi got a little quiet and I started to wonder if she'd actually meant what she said. Before long, she started …

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Falling in love

6 It was love at first sight that hot afternoon when I used my lunch break to visit the children's home in Kyebando for the first time. I had started a Facebook group, shared a plan and invited friends to spend their 40 days giving but I didn't even know the recipients. That afternoon, within …

Soaring on angel wings

I have always considered motherhood to be an unparalleled gift, whether through adoption or biologically. No offence dads, you do a good job of raising children and can make or break them, but there’s something about a mother’s love which is surely significant and can somehow be felt whether or not you have yours with …