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…

Relationships, Soul Mates

Soul Mate Or The Guy Next Door?

I don’t know who got us believing that each of us has a soul mate out there that we’re utterly compatible with, that will complete for us our sentences, know what we want to say before we do, or know how we’re feeling without having to say it. That there could be a script written out for us…

Chase Woman, Lean In, Sheryl Sandberg, Careers

How Do You Stick To Your Career Goals?

Posted on the Chase Stories Blog. After years of fighting for equality in the workplace, women have found their place and now occupy various professional positions in the workplace. Just like men, they’re now in the same play field, with the same resources and opportunities laid out on the table. There are intrinsic factors that work…

Birthday, Aquarius

Celebrating My Birthday Mate.

This birthday, I take time off myself and I celebrate the life of my birthday mate. It’s always been about me for the past 27 years anyway. So I can spare a year, this year. It’s been a pleasure knowing him for the last 3 years, celebrating 2 birthdays together and feeling like I have…

Friends

This Is My Confession.

*Cue in Usher – Confessions* I unashamedly forgot my blogversary! 5 years down the lane. Told you I’m really bad with dates, so bad that I keep getting panic attacks that I’ve forgotten some important date, like someone’s birthday, an anniversary or even a deadline. Thank God for planners and reminders. Not that I effectively…

MiniParty16

Mini House Party.

During my last birthday, I made a few commitments to self and listed down a few realistic things that I’d like to have done before the next one. So I was revisiting the post to remind myself of what I still need to work towards. Or if I have managed to do them, I can start…