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
Firstly, can I just say I am loving the African Renaissance happening at the moment? As a parent to a young child, it is definitely happening at the right time for me! My child can see characters that look like her, realistic versions too. Girls doing the most in these books and for the most… Read More Idia of the Benin Kingdom : A Book Review
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
Inspired by one of Connie Dia’s posts on Period Poverty, I just had to revisit this topic for those of you at the back that didn’t get it the first time around! Did you know that an estimated 30% of South African girls do not attend school each month because they can not afford sanitary… Read More The Period Question
Some blog posts ago I wrote about how we need to preserve language to preserve culture. You can find that post here. African languages are dying at scary rates. After writing that I am glad to say I have come across some resources that have made it easier for parents abroad like myself to teach… Read More Our languages are dying but… we are doing something about it!