5 Habits I’ve Picked Up As A Mom.

1. Keeping short nails. Boo boo has scratched or pinched my face on more than one occasion with her tiny little nails and being scratched isn’t fun at all. So thanks to that I have known the importance of having short nails that won’t scratch boo boo or myself. It’s usually a fight when it […]

Trying to Kill Grandma.

Boo boo turned 18 months last week. I still don’t know at what point I’ll stop counting her age in months, maybe when she’s five and we’re done going to the MCH clinic for her monthly checkup. Plus it’s so much fun watching people calculate how old she is once I mention her age in […]

Of Calling Me Dah Dee.

Boo boo spent the past week at her grandmother’s (my Mum’s place). It’s the second time she’s been away from me and she was very okay. The first word Imani said to me when we met at the stage was, “Dah-dee!!!!” She was so excited, so was I but Dah- Dee wasn’t my name :-D. And […]

That Guilty Feeling.

According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, guilt is the feelings of culpability especially for imagined offenses or from a sense of inadequacy : self-reproach.  I was recently involved in the production of a play Vera (huge shout out to everyone who came to watch the show), and this meant getting home past 8.00 pm when boo […]

We’re Growing Up.

Boo boo is now a big girl. She can feed herself and she usually tries to feed us as well in the process. So here’s what she’ll do, she’ll pick up food and pour it on the table, especially rice which is currently her favorite meal, she’ll then proceed to pick it up and put […]