the moon, kawi snippets

You Are At The Center of It.

To be honest, I really started enjoying math when letters were introduced to the equation. You should have seen my amusement when we were introduced to Algebra and asked to find x. I enjoyed the complexity of working out the equations, finding x, y and other letters that the teachers felt we needed to find.…

The Power Of Association.

Throughout my life I have always tried to maintain two key qualities; not judging anyone based on their background and maintaining humility. I definitely have my parents to thank for instilling and being great examples of those qualities. Having grown up in Kenya, I have always thought of myself more as a Kenyan than an…

Spicing Up Your Basic Dishes.

Remember the post I did on whether I cook every day? Well, it seems that sometimes what one needs is a little more time, practice and commitment, then it gradually blends into your routine and you barely realize it when you start doing it. I think I have been cooking almost every other day of…

A Snippet into my Leave Staycation.

It’s my last day of leave and I am not ready. Thankfully, I have really savored every bit of it. I have always felt that leave is not complete when I don’t have any travel plans or arrangements, especially when taking block leave. It’s quite interesting how we condition our minds. I would rather wait…

Cupcakes, KawiSnippets

What’s not to Love about Love?

I hope you had a great weekend? Mine was beautiful, because it ended beautifully. I spent Sunday with family (aunties, uncles and cousins) kicking stories and catching up on the latest over food and beverages. I was hosting them for the first time in our house and it feels so warm now. I was so…

When Your Scalp Says No To a Product.

But before we get into that, how long do you stay with your braided hair? I ask this because I am the biggest culprit of not keeping my braided hair for more than 2 weeks (and this is pushing it), regardless of the style. Whether its lines, braid strands, crochet, I am unable. Yet my…