Category: kenyan

Minimalist outfit of the day

Hello friends, Today am sharing my favorite kind of post…outfits!, I have been wearing very minimal outfits because its summer and super hot, and today I got excited when I wore this dress that I haven’t worn since winter because it was too tight, but voila…haha This summer I have fallen in love with the minimalist look..less is more type of deal, or rather … Read More Minimalist outfit of the day

Shyness

When I wrote my first monologue of a post at 18 years old, I never thought at 25 years old I would ever talk about shyness..seriously, it would have seemed like a retrogression of some sort, but I have realized, the older we get, the more self-aware and wiser we become, and I have truly grown from that 18 year old girl I used … Read More Shyness

The fear of being truly you

We all have a crippling fear of completely letting others see who we truly are at times, because we are afraid of judgement and labels. In today’s world where everyone is so digital, we all somehow have an online presence and its scary to know that what we put information out there that is free for masses and masses of people all over the … Read More The fear of being truly you

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Summer Favorites

Hey friends, I have some favorites to share with you all, these products have seriously changed my life!! Most of my friends know am always breaking out here and there (its never been major, just one or 2 zits the size of mt everest once in a while), but am happy to announce I have been “zit-free” for a whole 2 months!..yeah been feelin’ … Read More Summer Favorites

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Doing your own engagement photos

     Ian and I recently did our engagement photos, and I decided it would be fun to do it ourselves vs a professional photographer. I know hiring someone would have probably yielded better quality photos but we both are very happy with the photos we got. Reasons I did this: 1. Engagement sessions are usually a good way to choose a wedding photographer and kind … Read More Doing your own engagement photos

A lady’s best friend

Am back home now and it honestly feels good, it’s nice to be back to the norm. Yesterday Ian’s residency program had a dinner party, somewhat formal, so I had to get dressed up a bit. I went through my closet and all my cute dinner dresses are strapless or sleeveless…..but I acquired major sunburns on my arms, chest and back in kauai, so … Read More A lady’s best friend

Island girl

Today is my last full day in paradise AKA Kauai….. I want to cry just thinking about going back to Washington..dull and cold PNW, but all good things do come to an end. My favorite things to do in Kauai were definitely sunrise/sunset watching, people watching on the beach/conversations with strangers(everyone here is so happy…maybe its all the Vit D ha-ha) and hiking because … Read More Island girl

Engaged at Hanakapi’ai falls – 6/7/15

Guys am beyond excited to announce that the love of my life proposed to me yesterday here in Kauai. Now Kauai has a spot in my heart and a lot of wonderful memories. This vacation has literally been going up hill in terms of highlights ha-ha, its like a wonderful dream that I never want to wake up from. Kauai is breathtaking, the people … Read More Engaged at Hanakapi’ai falls – 6/7/15

Aloha

After adventuring around the island, winding down in the evening and getting dressed up for dinner is something to look forward to. I love this jumpsuit from Charlotte Russe, its super comfy – like wearing pajamas haha The print is also fun and just the perfect outfit for Hawaii Before dinner, we sat by the beach reading and waiting for the sunset Try Audible … Read More Aloha

Kauai adventures

        So far I have been super active in terms of activities in Kauai. It is a very special place I have come to learn, the locals are immensely proud of their island and culture and it is cool to learn tidbits about the land. On my top most photo, I did a waterfall rappel on a secret waterfall(kauai has lots of secret … Read More Kauai adventures

Memorial day weekend

It’s been kind of wild this week, busy with life and I happen to have some sort of “bug”…been feeling sick all week but am pushing through. Like my rad denim jacket?, I scored it for very cheap at a local store. I was never fond of jackets because most denim jackets I owned were sort of heavy but this one isn’t, making it … Read More Memorial day weekend

Am not flattered

It seems like spring took a break from us for a while, the weather is back to its old dull state with sprinkles here and there, but am not complaining because I have barely had time to be outdoors anyway. I decided to kill the silence on this blog by taking photos of what I wore on wednesday, nothing too exciting. I have a … Read More Am not flattered