Day 3 Operation Refugee

Making roasted chickpea snacks

Day 3, Sunday June 18 dawned and the first thing I did was grab my phone and check the total amount we’d raised in Operation Refugee. $2000 exactly! Thanks to some clever exchange rate calculations, my Scottish friend was the one to get the total to that exact amount. I looked outside to a very white lawn and frozen garden and thought… oh boy, we’ll be sleeping there tonight. A little bit crazy! This morning Antony stacked the load of firewood that had arrived, then […]

Operation Refugee Day 1

Not terribly impressed with our Refugee Kit

Antony and I are eating refugee rations for 5 days. Today we began. It is going to be a huge challenge for me as I just love food and cooking delicious meals. What we have to work with is not very exciting!! One of my friends did it last year and I sponsored her.. this year I thought I’d give it a go myself. I asked Antony to join me as it would be easier than doing it alone. Seeing him eating fruit and […]