Mango Heat

A fellow missionary ex-pat posted on Facebook today that she was in mango heaven at the market. The mangoes are sweet, plentiful, and oh so very cheap over here in the Mekong Delta this time of year.

This is on the tail end of some temps that had even the veterans among us and the Cambodian populace dripping with the heat. The heat isn't just something that you walk through.  It affects every part of your life.

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Caloric intake based poverty level

In developed nations poverty will be measured on a base which includes necessities such as food, shelter; even transportation. Not so for underdeveloped nations such as Cambodia where poverty is measured on daily caloric intake and estimated to be at $0.59 cents US per day.

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Talley Village Outreach

"Since March 2015, the Bykota kids have been blessed with the opportunity to do outreach at Talley Village, working with a Cambodian minister and restaurant ministry It’s A Wrap to distribute meals and treats to village children."

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