Category: Lifestyle

A little wiser

Nobody tells you how expensive detergent or tissue is. They run out like water in the dry Sahara… weeeehhh!!! (Ni kubaya!!) Food is also bloody expensive especially in this fucked up economy.

The Early Bird Edition

Let me start off this piece by saying that I’m a human being who wants better for herself and is trying to break free from everything that’s been holding her back. A sweet little human who knows she can do waaaay better than she is right now but is going through the motions in life.

Money Talks

8 minute read…one piece totally worth your time and 💵💵 The root Money! Money! Money.!! It’s all about the Ssshhhhmoney now more than ever. 99% of the population wants to be rich and get this, it doesn’t really matter how one gets rich, they just want a lot of ‘It’. (This is why Kenya reeks

The Big Move

Waking up alone in a foreign environment is wierd AF…it takes a second for my mind to readjust and after that, there’s always this pit feeling I’m left with that sucks balls but I’m learning how to get past it. It’s the second day and all I want to do is go back home. I

🥂To New Beginnings

If you closely keep up with Marykenyablog 💜 like I keep up with the Kardashians, you may have come across one of my pieces Fallen Grace. Writing it, I felt broken and defeated but here I am, Collecting the pieces of the broken parts with hope… so much hope that I’m excited about this new

Psyche Wellness

I Knocked on the door…this simple act represented my very last resort. “Come in.” A voice from the other side answered. I timidly walked in and said hey to the lady who’s office felt warm and her smile even warmer. “Take a sit on the couch I’ll be joining you in just a minute.” She

Dear Black Folks

As people, we are defined by different things; social class, gender and race just to name a few. The color of our skin has been used to define us but that has never been a bad thing because I’m proud of being a black African woman the problem comes in  when someone uses it to

Blogging 101

So a couple of people have asked how I’ve been persistent over the time with Marykenyablog and here’s the thing, I don’t have a particular answer buuuutttt….I have some pointers I could share with you awesome people which, wouldn’t help in writing alone but also in other projects as well. Let’s get started shall we…

Not so Cupid

2 MINUTES READ The greatest feeling in the world is to love and be loved back with the same kind of energy. To give your soul to a person that promises to not only keep it, but to also nourish it as time goes by. To feel safe in someone else’s arms is a dream…and

Social Hack

I still can’t figure out social media…aaaarrgghh!!!!…Kicking and screaming!  Maybe I’m not cool enough for the social media fam…Or maybe I’m just not from this century…I’m really leaning towards the second opinion because it truly feels like I don’t belong. Those are some of the conspiracy theories that have been cooked up by my brain