Lilmissbelle- MUA

The Good Life

She gave my face one last furry stroke, making me wish I was her canvas for a living. She then whispered, “You can now look.” Much as I was curious about the transformation, I wanted to sit there in complete…

May 22, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Seychelles

The Gate Pass to Heaven

You know how I know Kenya Airways is at a dead-end? Their check in crew are bitter half the time and will take out their bitterness on innocent passengers at the drop of a coin. “Where is your VISA?” yet…

May 15, 2018
Lilmissbelle-Halong Bay

Speak, The Universe Is Listening.

I was going to write a feature about my surprisingly exhilarating experience in Seychelles but my mind feels like a clogged sewer. It’s 11:00pm on Monday evening and my personal trainer Brian expects to see me at the gym in…

May 8, 2018
Brenda Wairimu

Nothing Lasts Forever

At 6:30pm on a chilly Wednesday evening in September 2016, just as I shoved open the door and was happy to be finally in the warmth of my house, I received a call that numbed me to my core. My…

May 3, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Timau
Lifestyle, Xena's chronicles

Hilarious Rejoinders From An Opinionated Five Year Old

The first time she saw me in a long black dress, which was as rare as a leopard sighting given that I love my dresses knee length “Wow! Mama, is today your wedding?” I hear her small steps pattering up…

April 24, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Samburu

Samburu. A slice of heaven.

The night before, I had half a mind to sleep in the car. Not because of the excitement around the trip, but because I have had such bad luck with keeping time this year. The problem, however, is that I…

April 17, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Seychelles
Inspiration, Travel

33 on 33

1. Love is a burden. A beautiful burden. You glow, you bleed, and then you glow some more. And you grow too. 2. Roaming is the quickest way to go broke-I incurred 350 bob RECEIVING a call for 45 seconds in Seychelles…

April 9, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Kabeyu
Fitness, Inspiration

Kabeyu the fat slayer; From size 16 to 8 in a year.

To lose 20 kgs is commendable, but to lose 20kgs in five months and stay on track is exceptional. And no, 34-year old Kabeyu Ng’ang’a did not check herself into a secluded wellness centre to achieve this. She was at…

April 3, 2018
Lilmissbelle- We Need To Talk
Mommy Musings

We Need To Talk

As we waited for the Askari to open the gate, my friend made a comment about how easy it was to locate my home. “I know, right?” I exclaimed! “Would you believe Uber drivers still get lost?” “I am not…

March 19, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Eva Biegon

Eva Biegon-The Unconventional Woman

At half past one, I dart past Fairview Hotel’s quintessentially British reception. I then make a sharp left turn -almost skidding on the tiled floor-as I scamper through the marble walkway. It is punctuated with palm trees and a million…

March 12, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Shopping
Daddy's Musings

A Man’s Nightmare

There are many things I despise and I must admit that top of the list is shopping. Worst is shopping for the missus and or, with the missus. Yes, I said it, I hate it. I always tried to avoid…

February 26, 2018
Lilmissbelle- Running

Of Runs, Cops and Dopamine

The thing about running that gets me out of bed in the morning is its ability to clear my head. Usually, I get distracted easily. It’s extremely hard for me to focus on one thing for more than ten minutes. Say…

February 19, 2018


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