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October 07, 2017

Building our Dream Playground

The grass was so green, the sun was setting, and there was the most beautiful rainbow I've ever seen right over the playground. It was 6:30 at night and there were literally hundreds of children there. It took everything in me not to burst into tears.

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October 01, 2017

We Tied the Knot!

We had the time of our lives and the most perfect celebration that was everything we wanted and more. What I remember most from the day was not being able to stop laughing and smiling, until it came time to walk down the aisle. I saw Jeremy and all the kids walking down and the 4 ring bearers and the 9 flower girls and started to cry. It felt so surreal and almost too perfect to be true.

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September 30, 2017

Happy Dashain!

Wishing all of our friends around the world a Happy Dashain, from our family to yours!

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August 07, 2017

In this District, Girls Play Soccer (Dutch and English)

Het is even voor zessen als ik vanuit mijn kleine slaapkamerraam op het voetbalveld kijk. Drie meiden in knalroze tenue doorkruisen het veld en lopen gestaag richting een van de gloednieuwe voetbaldoelen aan de andere kant van het veld. Ieder een bal onder de voet. // It is just before six when I look at the soccer field through the small window next to my bed. Three girls in hot pink shirts cross the field, making their way to one of the brand-new soccer goals at other end of the land, a ball dribbling at their feet.

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June 16, 2017

Teaching our Girls to Fight Back!

We've had an exciting month at Kopila celebrating Gender Awareness Month. Self-defense training for our girls, gender sensitivity workshops, and more!

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