Samoutou Family Blog
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About This Blog...

Family of 5 
from Gabon, Hong Kong and the UK   

Living in Impfondo,   
Republic of Congo   
Since April 2012 

Blog by Joyce the mum, 
Homeschooling novice, 
Eye Charity founding doctor / director. 
Reluctant domestic goddess 

Passionate about sashimi, 
helping people see 
physically and spiritually,   
and Jesus   


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Recent Posts

NEWS - the kind that you have to share!
May 14, 2016

New Sight Newsletter: Edition April 2015
May 1, 2015
Read the latest news from New Sight Congo, as well gain access to past issues and newsletter subscription. Please click here. Thanks. 

New Sight Newsletter Presents Edition Dec 2014
January 8, 2015
Our latest news from the Congo jungle!  Please click here.  Thanks! [READ MORE]

New Sight Newsletter Snap Happy Edition August 2014
August 22, 2014
Thrilled to share with you our latest developments via New Sight August Newsletter (English version / Chinese version)!

New Sight Newsletter August 2013 - Reality TV edition
July 23, 2013
To read all our latest exciting news, please click here. [READ MORE]

New Home!
July 23, 2013
A collection of pictures following the move from our former eye clinic in the administrative building to our new eye clinic in a renovated and extended building at the hospital. Come see our new home!

Newsletter April 2013: First Anniversary Edition
April 17, 2013
Like our patients, our newsletter is getting a total make-over.  Here is the new look in our Special First Anniversary Edition! [READ MORE]

Ultimate Make-Over: 10-years-younger and Beyond!
April 11, 2013
How to look 10 years younger in Congo...  [READ MORE]

The Boy whom no-one knew if he could or would see: A True Story
April 6, 2013

Every time I think about this precious boy with his big big eyes, I well up with tears and get goosebumps all over... [READ MORE]

True Bliss (Lesson 3 From India)
March 9, 2013

I’d much rather pretend not to see the needs of this hurting world.  It’s not that I don’t care, but let’s face it, the needs are overwhelming.  What can I possibly do?  Show them unwanted sympathy?  Feel guilty, frustrated and helpless?  Here is my ongoing journey in coming to terms with my awkwardness of living in a poor and needy world… [READ MORE]

Speak up (Lesson 2 from India)
February 27, 2013
When I feel intimidated, when I would rather hide, when I don't want to be seen or heard, I remind myself of this... [READ MORE]

The Secret (Lesson 1 from India)
February 22, 2013
For the days when I feel like I can't cope and I don't want to be here in Congo, I remind myself of this secret. [READ MORE]