Author: Laura

If You Won’t Walk Her Down The Aisle, Don’t Accept Her Dowry!

May 13, 2019

Let’s talk about wedding traditions real quick. If you have watched a Kenyan wedding show or attended a wedding (even if just for the food), you know that the bride’s parents almost always walk her down the aisle. It could be just the dad or the mom, sometimes it is both. Other times it is […]

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blogging, writing

500 Words

May 2, 2019

I have known for a while, that I lost the psyche to write. I have said it here before that when I started blogging, I did it as a safe space where I could freely express myself. Most of the time, I would write when I was in a bad place in life — angry, […]

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All Hail the Non-Stick Pan!

October 1, 2018

Never thought I would ever get a non-stick pan. To me, it was one of the most overrated pieces of utensils in the kitchen. It always felt like it was a sort of luxury that didn’t really add any value to the taste¬†of my food. I was mainly¬†skewed to think this way because of this […]

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Introverts For Dummies

September 17, 2018

My brother is a master of keeping in touch. Really, he stays connected with everyone. His friends, classmates, relatives…Sometimes he asks me if I know Person X who was asking after me or he gives me details of his meet-up with that cousin to the brother of the niece of our great-grandmother and I am […]

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How Do I Get Back The Zeal for My Work?

September 4, 2018

As a teenager, I would write letters to my mum whenever I felt like I needed to communicate to her about something that was bothering me. It was the best way for me to fully and comfortable express myself. She would always write back, pushing her responses under my bedroom door or just leaving them […]

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taking stock

Taking Stock: April 2018

April 29, 2018

Making: decisions to intentionally improve myself and my relationships. Reading: Two books currently; Born a Crime by Trevor Noah and Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank. Exceptional books! Feeling: Happy. Very happy and at peace. Watching: Ozark. A series on Netflix about a financial advisor who launders money for a Mexican drug lord, […]

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