Category: Random

Right Or Justifiable?

The world is becoming more and more tolerant. These days, if you can justify yourself then you are on the right. You just have to listen to the radio or watch news. Dishonest politicians have a field day narrating to…

Is It Friday Yet?

I resisted the urge to scream when it became apparent that my house help was leaving last Saturday. Morning. I wanted to scream because my children were not to attend school this whole week due to KCPE exams going on.…

Are you on Facebook?

A long time ago when e-mail forwards were funny, we had no Facebook. So we relied on endless forwards to keep us entertained and just about share information. Enter Facebook, and all of a sudden it was the greatest thing…

Mulika Mwizi!

I am writing this to shed light on a disturbing trend I have noticed. Some time ago, there was the Letter To My Thirteen Year Old Self series of blog posts. I call it series for luck of a better…

Why I Unfollowed You

Curiosity led me to discovering who.unfollowed.me an application that shows you who has unfollowed you on Twitter. Why? Because sometimes you just want to know! Once I clicked ‘why do I care?’ (see below), Well, we can’t answer that for…

The Week That Was

So my Wednesday went, as per the plan, right?  Wrong.  First of all on Tuesday night we didn’t sleep. OK, we did, but for the better part of the night we stayed up because my elder daughter was having a…

Why Women Love Male Hair Stylists

It’s no secret. Women love male hair dressers…and gynecologists. But that’s a story for another day. In my experience, male hair dressers are really good, for more reasons than respectfully calling you “madam” and pulling chairs for you. I would…