AN OPEN LETTER TO MY TWELVE YEARS OLD SELF

Hey girl, how are you doing? We are doing okay on this side of time travel. Years have passed but I still find myself thinking about you, a lot more lately. I am writing to check on you and give you a heads up on a few things; Growth Physical: Embrace the horizontal growth spurt…

THE TIME I TRIED WORKING OUT FOR ONE WEEK STRAIGHT

I rarely do physical activities, the only time I run is away from Rasta (our dog). In high school, we used to do marathons during the evening games period and I feel bitter just thinking about it. Growing up in Kilifi, I was accustomed to warm weather which was agreeable to my nerves but there…

HOW I’M CURRENTLY TAKING CARE OF MY TINY AFRO

The other day a friend mentioned I seem to cut my hair after every two to three years and when I thought about it, she was actually right. I cut my hair back in 2014 to transition from chemical damage, in 2017 I was tired of growing it out and I had heat damage then…

ON THE 3 PLACES TO EAT IN KILIFI

I didn’t know Kilifi has some hidden gems until I started doing touristy stuff in my hometown. My sister and I started this tradition (that we are yet to pickup in 2021) where we visit new places just to hangout, try new food and chill every Sunday. It got a bit pricy so we settled…

LORYS HAIR TREATMENT [SHEA BUTTER]

Taking care of natural hair can get really expensive when you turn out to be a product junkie, I learnt this the hard way. These days I stick to a product at a time instead of hoping around which brings me to the star of the day. Deep Moisturizing: Lorys Hair Treatment I have used…

ON PILLS AND PORTIONS

My weight loss was first noticeable in 2013 but I didn’t think much of it then. I’ve always wanted to donate blood not because it’s a humane thing to do but the idea of needles pricking my veins to draw blood into a bag is really fascinating. Okay, saying that out loud sounded really disturbing….