Freedom, KawiSnippets

Tunnel Vision: Let’s Talk About Failure.

So what happens when you’re in a tunnel and you cannot see the light at the end of it? You acquire some tunnel vision. When you feel like you have failed in a certain fragment of your life, whether work, marriage, school, friendships, name it, sometimes by your own doing and other times by things out of your control; it’s not the end of the road. You’ve just gotten to the bit of the road where there’s a tunnel, and if you keep moving – as dark as it may be, as tough as it may be, as scary as it may be, as closed up it may be, if you keep moving, you will pass through it and it will open you up to more opportunities that lie ahead.

Teenagehood, teenager, teens

Real Talk: In My Teens.

Putting religion aside (although it’s a part of who I am), I figured when you’re going through any kind of challenge, it helps to know who you are. To know what you’re capable of, to know the value you add to the world just by being you, to know what to believe in and to simply know that you’re on a journey and everything that happens, happens for a reason.

Chat With Mum, Life Lessons

A Chat with Mum.

I love having chats with my mum, mainly because of how inspiring and insightful they get. While sometimes they may get a little touchy too, especially when she’s trying to hold me accountable for things I’ve said I will do and haven’t yet done OR when she wants to know what’s going on with regards…

Boshori, Child Headgear

Growing Up With Eczema.

 Eczema is a term for a group of medical conditions that cause the skin to become inflamed or irritated. The most common type of eczema is known as atopic dermatitis, or atopic eczema. Atopic refers to a group of diseases with an often inherited tendency to develop other allergic conditions, such as asthma and hay…

China Utensils and Fragile Hearts

Remember when we were kids and there were special china utensils tucked away in a locked cabinet? With the fear that your butter fingers could have them tumbling down with just one touch. Which was the case anyway. It’s like kids had magical powers, instead of the “midas touch”, it was more like the “break…


It was a trending topic yesterday and it got me thinking of all the things that made my childhood the best childhood ever. From the cartoons (looney toons, saber rider, road runner, sonic the hedge hog, Denver, sky dancers, captain planet, anamaniacs, lion king e.t.c), to the snacks (goodie goodie’s, super snack, crunchie, ball gums,…