Dear Readers, I hope you grabbed your phone or computer, lit a candle, put some nice tunes on and are about to jump into reading these lovely interviews. I have been wanting to do something like this for a long time- a interview and photo series. Never did I expect that I would have the…

Rasamoelijaona ny andry Tanjona

“My name is Rasamoelijaona ny andry Tanjona. I was born in Antananarivo on May 15, 1991. I have been living in Mahajanga since I was 8 years old, 1999.  I have two sisters, one younger and another older. One day when I was a child I remember playing at 12 o’clock, I don’t know what…

Paquerette Tahira Binatienne

“My name is Paquerette Tahira Binatienne.  I was born here in Mahajanga. I have 11 siblings and I am the 10th child. As the youngest I was spoiled even up till now! Even when I have problems all my siblings come to help me. They know I always cry since I was a little girl….

Georcellete Armand

“My name is Georcellete Armand, it’s French, but people call me Josy. I was born on February 2, 1977 in Mahajanga, Madagascar. I have 3 sisters, one is passed away, and three brothers. I am the youngest. For me, being the youngest is the same. I was not so spoiled. I am just normal- haha!…

Ny aina voaharimamonjy mahatoky

“My name is Ny aina voaharimamonjy mahatoky. I was born in the north of Madagascar on January 30, 1991. I have been living in Mahajanga since 2006, 12 years. I look after the guesthouse and before that I was working at Cyber Cafe. I have one sister and three brothers. One younger brother and two…

namaky mofo_June 10, 2018

Acts 2:46  Ary dia niray saina isanandro izy ka nazoto nankeo ankianjan’ ny tempoly ary namaky mofo tao an-trano ka nihinankanina tamin’ ny fifaliana sy ny fahatsoram-po. Every day they continued to meet together in the temple courts. They broke bread in their homes and ate together with glad and sincere hearts.


The monotone voice on the Bible App read Matthew 3:31-34. These infamous verses account Jesus questioning the people who told him that that his mother and brother were waiting outside of the house for him. He tells the crowd around him that he was sitting amongst his mothers and brothers. The blood relatives outside were…

Mud&Mangroves_June 9, 2018

Celebrating 2 months in Madagascar with a morning trip to the Mangroves! I hope these photos have been a way for you to peak into life here in Majunga. Thank you for allowing me to share with you the people and places that have challenged me, loved me, broke me and healed me.  

A Chain Reaction of Reforestation

Here at the nursery in Majunga each of these women are cutting plastic for new trees and plants to be grown in . These trees and plants are cared for and grown by many other Eden Project hands either here in Majunga or at other nursery sites spread out throughout Madagascar . Eventually, they are planted…

Bazary Be

These gorgeous ladies serve the freshest fruits and vegetables in the bazary (market). They also make sure I am learning all my Malagasy food vocabulary. I am grateful for such a sweet spot to shop and learn.