Monthly Archives: September 2012


Today was the last day of the first term in the school and the kindergarten. So they had what they call a Student Led Conference (SLC). Each child had half an hour to present what they have learnt to their parents (and … Continue reading

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Today, it rained.  Not exactly big news to those of you in Norway or the UK, or most temperate lands.  However, apart from a few drops of rain here and there (and the last time that occurred was many weeks … Continue reading

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Shopping for food in Kupang is something that requires a lot of time and a lot of planning…Since we do not know how to cook Indonesian food, and do not want to eat rice 3 times a day, we have to try … Continue reading

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We have been here a few months now and are very slowly picking up the language.  Bahasa (meaning, `language`) Indonesia is the common language of Indonesia where there are said to be over 800 languages.  Many people will speak/understand Indonesian … Continue reading

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