JugglingBalls

Chasing Balance and Juggling Life.

The other day, I saw my friend talking about how she’s struggling to juggle life’s responsibilities on her status update, and as I read on as I was really empathizing with her because aren’t we all rocking in the same ship? We try to look and sound perfect, like everything is really working out, that…

means trumps end

When The Means Trumps The End.

I get some of my inspiration in life from independent people who in their formative years started out from somewhere and worked their way to be where they are today. The way they display progression in their journey and have come to the realization that it’s more about the means than it is about the…

personality 1

What’s Your Type?

Are you ever curious about who you truly are? And no, I don’t mean your purpose in life. I mean your display of character when it comes to dealing with situations or people. Ever wonder why you do what you do, react the way you do or feel the way you do in certain situations?…

The Struggle

The Struggle.

Is real. It always is, because I honestly think nothing can get realer than a struggle in life. In as much as sometimes we don’t even know that we’re actually struggling with ourselves, other people or things around us. We usually say it, but as a passing statement, or a joke to insinuate that “one is really…

Freeway

Are Shortcuts Worth Taking?

“It shouldn’t be easy to be amazing. Then everything would be. It’s the things you fight for and struggle with before earning that have the greatest worth.  When something’s difficult to come by, you’ll do that much more to make sure it’s even harder – or impossible – to lose.” ~ Sarah Dessen This quote gave…

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,…