Why I am voting…

One of my first memories in Kenya was during the election season in 1992. I was five years old and was playing on our family farm. Our farm was located in a low-lying area prone to ethnic clashes that typically happened almost every election season. As I was playing, I saw fire coming down the […]

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Impromptu dinner

My husband and I had an impromptu dinner for our 12th anniversary. We were initially going for a drive through pick up at our favorite Italian restaurant then we made an impromptu decision to go in! We were the only people (dine in guests) in the entire restaurant. Once the dinner was served we were […]

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HAPPY BLOGIVERSARY!

When I started blogging circa 2005 on the Yahoo 360° platform in Kenya, it was considered rather strange. I would save money to go to the cybercafé and pay to use the slow dial-up internet. Sometimes I would run out of money as I tried to upload a blog post. There were numerous hurdles, but […]

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Pause and Breathe

This past summer, I took the time to relax and become centered and present. I spoke about my wonderful experience in my blog post: Reset 2020. However, as soon as Fall 2020 started, I realized that I had transitioned to a completely different space. So, what changed? I started my advanced year in my master’s […]

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REMEMBERING GRANDPA! (7-YEAR HEAVENLY ANNIVERSARY)

My grandpa peacefully passed away, 9.9.2013, in his sleep. It’s hard to fathom that it has been 7 years! Although we don’t know his specific age, we believe that he was born around 1909. Some villagers claim that he was easily 110-115 at the time of his passing. Grandpa was a war veteran, and he […]

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