My Nunu is growing up fast and the older she gets the more I realise how Black and Brown children are unrepresented in literature, it’s shocking. If anything I hope this blog post encourages more authors to include BIPOC characters in literature (especially children’s literature) and write in our mother languages. According to a 2018… Read More African Voices Matter In Children’s Literature
So I think out of all the things I have to do as mother, this is the one thing I dreaded the most. I had been contemplating potty training my daughter for a long while because well, diapers are expensive and to be honest I was kinda getting tired of changing them but the thought… Read More We’re Potty Trained (well almost), Here’s What I Learnt!
We all dread death. My husband recently said something to me. On a normal day I wouldn’t know how to react but after the year we have had as a family I totally understand why he said it. He said tell your family where you want to be buried while you are alive so everyone… Read More The Death Talk – A Guide
Lord knows I am not where I want to be financially but as soon as I can I will be teaching my child whatever I know about being financially savvy. This one is this big why, financially literate children make for financially sound adults. Everything boils down to it. In Africa, most of us feel… Read More Reasons Why Every Child Should Be Financially Literate
So you like what your friend, colleague or even some small business you came across is doing but you can’t afford to buy their products for whatever reason. Here are 5 things you can do to say, “Hey, I got you!” to those brands. Sign Up! Signing up for their newsletter, whatsapp broadcast, FB page… Read More 5 Things You Can Do To Support Small Brands
Zuva ranhasi ndasarudza kunyora zvinyorwa zvangu mururimi rwamai nokuda kwekuti ndimi dzedu, kunyanya-nyanya isu zvizvarwa zve Africa, dziri kufa. Chaita ndizvipire kunyora muChiShona nhasi kunyangwe vazhinji vevanhu vanoverenga zvinyorwa zvangu vasiri vanhu vanonzwisira rurimi urwu ndechekuti ini semubereki ndinoda kuti mwana wangu, vana vake uye vana vevana vake vakwanise kushanyira nzvimbo ino painternet nerimwe gore… Read More Beauty of the Mother Tongue