Archive of ‘Lifestyle’ category

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Our Vacay Spot! – #SabaSabaWatamu

First of all, HAPPY NEW YEAR everyone! I hope y’all crossed the year in style. Me? I’m still on vacation! Yay! So, shortly after getting off the hell bus, we were rescued and whisked off to Saba Saba Villas – a lovely little hotel nestled along one of Watamu’s peaceful beaches. Whenever I want a […] Read more…

Christmas Decorations Are Up!

I actually did it guys! I rolled up my sleeves, turned on some Christmas jingles, downed a glass of wine and began the exhausting but rewarding task of putting up Christmas decorations. It wasn’t easy but it was well worth it – our home is beginning to look a lot like Christmas!   Ella really enjoyed […] Read more…

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Merry Christmas (Single) Mommy!

For me, the worst part about being divorced is the overwhelming guilt of having denied my daughter all the benefits of a two parent household. The guilt is not always with me but around the Christmas holidays, it returns with a mad fury. You see, in my mind, the picture perfect Christmas begins with two […] Read more…

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Request for a Mammogram – REJECTED!

A few weeks ago I preached about the importance of Breast Cancer Awareness month and asked you all to schedule your mammogram appointments ASAP! Soon after typing that post I marched into Mater Hospital and demanded my very own mammogram, STAT! (Ok, I didn’t really shout STAT(!) at the hospital but I’ve always wanted to…) […] Read more…

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Top 5 Restaurants In Nairobi

I love to eat. It’s one of my favorite past times. Sometimes I just sit down and think about how wonderful food is. I was recently deep in one of my delicious food fantasies when I started to consider all of my favorite restaurants in Nairobi. It was downright impossible to form a complete list […] Read more…

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5 Fun Places To Go With Kids In Nairobi

So, it’s Saturday morning and your kids are already fidgety and whining that they’re “so booooored”. They’ve already had breakfast, watched a tv show, played on your tab, played on your phone and locked the sim (AGAIN), drawn all over your magazines and made you play a gazillion pretend games. And it’s only 9:52 AM. […] Read more…

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Restaurants & Restless Kids

I love to eat. Ella loves to eat. We love to eat together. We especially love to eat together when it’s outside of our home. I don’t know if I unknowingly passed on my restaurant love to my child or if God in his infinite wisdom blessed me with a child that appreciates different kinds […] Read more…

Nairobi. Two months in.

Surprise, surprise… I didn’t post my update when I said I would. Sorry. Again. I feel like I’m always apologizing to you guys for one thing or another. OMG! Is this what husbands feel like?! LOL. Sucks to be them.   Can we just accept that I’m a mess? And have a standing forgive and […] Read more…

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