When KA Lite was designed, it wasn't really intended to be used that way, so you're gonna have to make quite an effort
~/.kalite/settings.py, write something like this:
from kalite.project.settings.base import *
TEMPLATE_DIRS = list(TEMPLATE_DIRS)
Create the file
~/.kalite/templates/distributed/base.html and use these contents:
I can't really recommend this hack, but try it out and see if it gets you anywhere.