Ration Challenge last day finally arrived! A great initiative from Act for Peace. This past week I have been eating the exact same food rations as a Syrian refugee. I have battled cravings and have reached my final day of the challenge. It was really tough. I was bored to death with rice for every… Read More Mission Accomplished: My last day of the Ration Challenge!
I’m on Day 4 of the Ration Challenge and I’ve been eating rice for breakfast, lunch and dinner almost everyday. I have no snacks, as they’re flat breads and I prefer to save them for the main meals. I had earned 2 teaspoons of instant coffee that I’ve already used, and 8 tea bags that… Read More Day 4 of the Ration Challenge. Half way there!
So this is it! Here’s my food ration for the whole week, starting the Act for Peace Ration Challenge tomorrow Sunday 18 June! A huge thanks to all my sponsors! Together with other 10,000 Australians, we raised $2,199,281 (enough to feed 7,636 refugees for a year). We’re already making a difference in these people’s lives. There’s… Read More I’m taking the Act for Peace Ration Challenge for Refugee Week
We have arrived today and I’m still under cultural shock effects. I wrote a few words in Spanish but I feel I really can’t write in English today. This huge city is too much to bear for me: 32 degrees of temperature, crazy driving, no seat belts in taxis, 16 hours of flight plus airline… Read More Cultural shock