Month: February 2012

Broccoli

A post from Kate Webber one of our 2012 team members following a long training weekend: I’m currently on my way home from London having had a great training weekend with the Chennai Challenge team for 2012. I don’t quite know how it started but we got to talking about broccoli, I think I might…
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February 27, 2012 3

It’s Tamil Time!

This may be the shortest blog ever to be done, but I am writing to you from the very teaching room itself :’) we have been learning tamil today and being a language lover I enjoyed this very muchly 😀 we learned a couple of phrases, numbers, colours, family names, body parts and animals and…
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February 26, 2012 0

This weekend…

I have very little to do on a Thursday so I thought I might as well write a short blog. This weekend the Chennai Challenge team of 2012 will be setting off to London for a weekend of training. I’m sure it will be filled with silly songs and dances and possibly even a snazzy…
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February 23, 2012 2

CURRY CURRY CURRY

So this is really a mini post. I like curry. Do you like curry?  Very soon there will be curry recipes provided by the lovely Cathy on this very blog – that’s right – we’re stretching our wings a little.  One of the great things about visiting India is being able to partake of the…
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February 8, 2012 8

Sorting the wheat from the chaff

So, today I am mostly sifting through the reams and reams of photos that Chennai Challenge teams of the past have taken.  I cannot even begin to guess how many thousands of photos this means in practice.  That’s 10 people’s photos, from a 3 week trip to India, for every year since 2005.  Let me…
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February 6, 2012 0