Let’s talk periods! #nottaboo

Alright, let's talk about periods, homies ✌🏾 I'm writing this post on menstrual hygiene day (literally didn't know this was a thing until today but it is SO necessary). The older I get, the more irritated I become at people finding the topic of periods 'gross' or 'taboo' and it's about time that changed. This [...]


Chronicles of a Kenyan family.

A few months ago, I made my way back home to Kenya after having been away at uni for a year. Having a massive family has always just been the norm for me and to be honest, I've never really given it much thought. It's only when one of my friends from uni told me [...]

My first year in Melbourne.

"Smile when your heart is aching, smile even though it's breaking" Charlie Chaplin. This time last year, I was walking in to my first class at university. This year has so far been filled with a lot of very difficult times for both myself and my family. There has been heartbreak, it's been the year [...]