Reconnecting with old friends (heartwarming)

Confession: for the past ten years, I have been so engrossed in my career. The busy career pursuit made me kind of drop off the face of the earth. I didn’t do it on purpose; I remember that I graduated from my undergrad, I began building myself and tried my best to gain new skills […]

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I found God in the knitting club!

I have always wanted to learn how to knit. Growing up, I saw moms in Kenya crotcheting decorative cloths to put on couches or sofa sets. It was also common to see pregnant moms knitting their entire baby cloth collection during their baby’s nine-month gestation period. My love for knitting was also reinforced with my […]

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birthday reflection: lessons from 2020!

My kids are tucked in bed, so I thought of jumping on here to write a quick reflection on my previous year. Oh, I forgot to mention that today is my birthday! 🥳 I found a quote online that I wanted to share. Here is a screenshot: When I read this quote, I remember saying, […]

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The forest that dad planted! (WITH PICTURES)

Roughly 30 years ago, my father put some tree seedlings in the pickup truck and drove us to our farm which is located in a very rural, cool, and mountainous area, which is considered one of the coldest places in Kenya. Temperatures fall to 5°C/41°F or even lower at times. Dad was making several trips […]

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MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT!

Happy New Year, Friends! 🥳 I hope this year has started well for you! I was away from my blog for a few weeks because I was writing numerous papers for my finals for the fall semester! It feels good to be back, and I look forward to catching up with blogs that I follow! […]

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