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Month: January 2016

Fashion & Style

Denim Love

January 29, 2016
Lilmissbelle-Denim Love 2

One of the best things about being a child is the numerous times one gets to receive gifts. Right from birth, to the many times the folks’ friends visit the child as an infant, when the grandparents bring the whole…

Lifestyle, Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings Monday- The Dark Room

January 25, 2016
The Dark Room 2

My toddler suffers from nyctophobia. Before I get you alarmed and commiserative about her condition, let me highlight that it simply means that she is terrified of darkness. Extremely terrified. I did not know how bad her phobia was until…

Books & Toys

Party Bags For Toddlers

January 20, 2016
Lilmisbelle-Party Bags 1

It’s mid week already. The month that is thought to last forever is actually in its last days. I looked at my resolutions for the year last evening and was embarrassed to see that some things that I was to…

Lifestyle, Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings Monday- All in a day’s work

January 18, 2016
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It is 4.55pm and I just woke up from a heavy and quite refreshing 1.5 hour sleep. Yes 1.5hrs of sleep in a dead quiet house can be extremely refreshing. The baby has been asleep in her cot since 12.00pm…

Books & Toys

For the love of LEGO

January 13, 2016
Lilmissbelle-Lego 10

If there is one thing that my three year old daughter does passionately, it has to be playing Lego. If there is a Lego club in Kenya then she definitely needs to be a member. Seriously. The level of concentration…

Lifestyle, Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings Monday-Back to the grind

January 11, 2016
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You don’t know how important breasts are. Or breasts that can produce milk for that matter. Forget all that you have ever imagined or convinced yourself that breasts were made for. You only know the importance of breasts when you…



January 8, 2016
Lil'missbelle-Monkeynastix 2

My dad tells me that finally we open school on Monday. In three days time. I don’t know how long three days are but I sure know that three is not too far from one so it must be close….

Books & Toys

Books are life

January 7, 2016
Lilmissbelle-Books 9

Books are life. Forget water! Her uncle asked her last night where she bought her pajamas from and to our amazement, she responded “the clothes store”! I kid you not. This girl’s vocabulary is developing faster than she can say…

Lifestyle, Mommy Musings

Mommy Musings Mondays

January 4, 2016
Lilmissbelle-Mummy musings 1

Tomorrow I will be free. Free from my toddler. Free from my mum. This is a story about the freedom I seek. The loosely hanging curtains give way to bright sunlight that blasts my face with vengeance. I turn to…


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