IT DIDN’T FIT!

I think we have all been in that situation- where we wear an outfit that is a tad too large or a tad too small. If the outfit is too small, we breathe in and squeeze into the outfit. If it is too large, we may engage in self-talk by saying, “I think this trend […]

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Birthday

Hello 👋 Friends! I celebrated my birthday this past weekend. I spent time with my husband and close family members; I enjoyed every moment. My kids were excited to see my cake 🎂 and they blew the candles 🕯 for me, they made me feel so special. I am hoping that I grow deeper into […]

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Happy Thanksgiving + Baptism Anniversary

Hello everyone, I wanted to wish you all a Happy Thanksgiving! 🦃 This Thanksgiving is extra special to me as it falls on the very day that I was baptized in 1998- when I was barely a teenager! 11.28.1998 💖 I can remember that very day-vividly! It was a beautiful day indeed. Apologies for my […]

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Cancel Culture

The other day, a friend of mine forwarded a viral video of a teenager who was canceled. I remember thinking, is this still a thing? Cancel culture initially began as a noble action- accountability. However, this has snowballed into reckless behavior. We cancel anyone and anything. Everyone is fair game for cancellation. It has become a […]

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Happy Blog-anniversary!

I am celebrating a huge milestone on my platform! 10 years of blogging! I am super excited! Blogging has always been a passion and not a “trendy” thing for me. I started blogging when I was a teenager. My first platform was Yahoo 360 and I would go to a cyber cafe in Kenya to […]

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Back!

Hello! I’m officially back after my 1-year sabbatical! The sabbatical was much needed as I needed to reboot and re-purpose my blog. When I started blogging on WordPress almost nine years ago, I was young and I honestly rushed into picking a name for my blog. I also wasn’t serious about the content or frequency […]

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1 Year Blog Sabbatical

My early childhood memories have always revolved around old-fashioned writing/journaling. In 2005, I transitioned to blogging using the Yahoo 360 platform. FACT: I have always been a lazy blogger…blogging when I feel like it. In fall of 2017, I started my masters and interviewed to become a student blogger. Out of the eighty students who […]

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RESISTANCE- Our invisible foe

There is an intangible force, an invisible foe that is with us. It knows our every move, our every desire our every dream. It seeks to stop us in our tracks and encourages us to embrace the norm, to be in love with complacency. Who is this arch enemy? Well, it doesn’t have a name […]

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Chicken Caesar wrap with a side of COURAGE!

I love to smile; it’s just the love of God that radiates from the inside out. It is infectious! Well, this smile went a long way this Friday. It has been sending mixed signals to a certain someone… Last Friday I could not stop thinking about the chicken Caesar wrap that this traditional deli sells. […]

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