Oil Slick Hair

Makara Sernett Adventures, Beauty & Fashion 2 Comments

Vibrant fantasy hair has become a part of how I present myself to the world. Some people show their personality with choice of lip stick, nail polish, and even tattoos. For me, it’s my hair. It’s not only a way to convey the way I see the world, but also …

Delivering Aid to the Slums

Makara Sernett Adventures, Our Cambodia Journey, Travel 0 Comments

30 August 2015 — Today was emotionally and physically taxing. Today we visited our kids and their families at the Street Children’s School on the railroad tracks. Our group delivered all of the supplies we brought from the States and all of the food we were able to bargain for during …

Genocide Prison Camp

Makara Sernett Adventures, Our Cambodia Journey, Travel 3 Comments

Tuol Sleng. Security Prison 21. One of over 100 execution centers utilized by the Khmer Rouge during the Cambodian genocide and the location of over 20,000 persons who were tortured and killed. We visited this place today and the reactions and emotions of each of the members of the ACJ …

Please Help Me Get to Cambodia!

Makara Sernett Adventures, Khmerican, Our Cambodia Journey, Travel 0 Comments

Today I want to share with you a non-art project that is so close to my heart: A Cambodia Journey (a.k.a. YMCA Cambodia Project). The YMCA Cambodia Project is a service learning and cultural exchange for Cambodian Americans, led by Khmer speaking Cambodian staff from the YMCA of Greater Long …

Went to work with hubby!

Makara Sernett Adventures, Art, Design 0 Comments

My husband recently returned from a long training trip! Hooray! We’ve been spending as much time together as possible. That means I tagged along today when he had to go into work on a Sunday! While he was working in his tasks, I planned a few projects and spent some …