Friendships, Generation X and Y,

Are They Any Different?

In the African setting, it’s a common habit that when you go for a get together with family and friends, that the mothers gather on one corner, the fathers (aka wazee’s) in another and the children, preferably out of sight. And in their separate groups, they enjoy each other’s company as they catch up on what’s…

Happy

Be Your Beautiful Self.

Since time in memorial ‘beauty’ has been that thing. You know that word you look at but the first thing you associate is ‘models’. When you think of beauty, you think of some model strutting on the run way. The society has set standards on how beauty should look or even how it should feel,…

Life Lessons, HONY

The Quick Fix.

I just landed on this piece of advice, which I think is the best I’ve read today, very timely too. I’m an avid follower of ‘Humans of New York’, and it’s amazing how everyone you encounter either has an observation they’ve made or an experience they’re been through that makes them more aware of the…

Mirror, Life Lessons

Mirror Mirror On The Wall.

The other day, I posted a picture of me having a moment with the mirror. I knew one day I’ll be able to put it into perspective. Confession, I have many of those moments, mostly undocumented and for various reasons. To see if I look pretty and put together, to see that things are in…

WDKY

What Doesn’t Kill You.

Only makes you stronger! You know those days you wake up feeling some type of way? Well, today I woke up feeling like I just need to drop that line for somebody. Maybe it’s also because it’s the first song I heard when I woke up yesterday after a back-breaking weekend. Again, all for a…

SaveAMum, Chase Group Foundation

Foundation Friday, because #SaveAMum

I feel like I have abandoned this home, but I’m still around. Everytime I want to take a moment and write something, time eludes me, or I’m just exhausted, all for a good cause though. Tomorrow (28th March 2015)we have a Chase Group Foundation #SaveAMum walk, from 8am, at Ngong Road Forest Sanctuary. The walk…