Our son’s, Abel Banko’s, high-school graduation was yesterday and I want to share with you a video clip my husband took. Continue reading Our Son’s High School Graduation
2011 Mother’s Day morning in our house:
I traveled to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia to celebrate last Easter with my parents. I had a wonderful time with both my parents. You have no idea how much I enjoy talking to them, asking them different questions, listening to them intently. They’re amazing people. I took this picture with my dad the day after Easter in their beautiful garden. Look at my new cultural dress! I love it very much! Growing up, I used to wear a new dress every Easter.
If you are single, or even in the final stages of getting married, take this one piece of advice from me: marry your best friend and you will never regret it. Continue reading Your Best Friend
If you haven’t met our kids yet, here they are. The man at the back is Abel (18), the pretty girl you see at the front is Lydia (16) and the young man you see on the stairs, the one who looks tired of taking pictures, is Biruk (14). Continue reading Men May Look Crazy