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Month: September 2017

Xena's chronicles

Happy Fifth Birthday, Xena.

September 29, 2017

At 6.00am, her nanny calls out her name and informs her that she needs to get up. She ignores the…

Xena's chronicles


September 25, 2017

Yesterday as we were driving along James Gichuru road after attending church, Xena had her head craned (as always) analysing all the billboards…


Postcard From Meteora, Greece

September 22, 2017

When I mentioned to the hostess at the reception that we wanted a room with a proper view, I wasn’t…

Lifestyle, Mommy Musings

Last Page

September 18, 2017

For the longest time, my brain has found it hard to internalize Friday as a working day. This is probably…

Fitness, Inspiration


September 15, 2017

I have been longing for some adventure for a while now but no opportunity seems to crop up. At least…


Postcard from Delphi, Greece.

September 11, 2017

At 7.00am, after siting through numbing cold at the foyer of Melia Hotel (Athens) for about 10 minutes, the call…

Inspiration, Mommy Musings

When you find your PURPOSE

September 8, 2017

I have been running Lil’missbelle for a little over two years now. The blog was conceived as a memoir of…

Mommy Musings, Xena's chronicles

Terrible Twos

September 4, 2017

She’s bilious and easily provoked, like a woman on her menses. Or a village bully hungry for a fight. I…

Mommy Musings

Writer’s Block

September 1, 2017

I have been experiencing writer’s block yet again. The last time I struggled this hard was in July, right after…