Gert-Jan and his wife Sandra moved to Nairobi for the adoption of their son Matthew. Reflections on his first African fatherhood experiences.
24-02-2009 It is 6 AM on a Sunday morning. Jamie and I set off for Hell’s Gate National Park. The park is about a two hours ride... Read more »
17-02-2009 When I left home this morning at 7.00 for a run, Gilbert was already washing his car. He works for a car rental company. The car... Read more »
10-02-2009 Our son is ‘Kikuyu’, all Kenyans say immediately when they hear his full name. They become even more certain when we tell them he was born... Read more »
30-01-2009 Last week there were two global celebrations of an entirely different scale. The first one you all know about: the inauguration of Obama. The Kenyan national... Read more »