Wacha niKwambie talks to Interior Designer Nzisa Kioko

Home truly is where the heart is. A sanctuary, a place of love, rest and rejuvenation. Wacha niKwambie blog had the pleasure of interviewing Nzisa Kioko, a fledgling Interior Designer and Graduate of the University of Nairobi on some aspects of Interior Designer. Thank you Nzisa for sharing with us your knowledge and experience. Who is Nzisa Kioko? Nzisa is a fun loving reader, writer, designer who loves colour and

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Interview with Winfred Buya Mukonzo of The Empower HER Initiative

This year, the ‘Wacha niKwambie’ blog embarked on a yearlong theme dubbed, ‘Giving Back: I will be my brother’s and sister’s keeper’ a clarion call to all the readers of this blog to reach out to their communities and ‘give back’ and inevitably leave this world a better place than we found it. This month of February we are blessed to interview a young Kenyan lady, Winfred Buya who will

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How to cope with change and transition

I write this at the end of another day. After the end of another day of family, work, career and the so many things that I have to juggle on a day to day. After I am done with this article, I will hop into bed, get some good sleep and hit the road running yet again tomorrow. Amidst the day to day balls that I have juggle I find

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How we can all give back

This past week has been a harrowing week in my country Kenya as we were the victims of a terrorist attack in a popular upmarket hotel and office suite in our capital city Nairobi.What touched us all was the swift response by our security forces in their line of duty but over and above that was the common man and woman who responded in their special way to try and

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Why we should all give back

The free online dictionary gives one of the definitions of the idiom “Give Back” as; “To act in a charitable manner, often by donating money or volunteering.e.g. “I like to give back to my community by working with other volunteers to clean up our local parks.”” Giving Back to ones community offers immense benefits; Do you want to make an impact in your community? Give Back. Perhaps you do not

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It is time to Give Back

Why choose, “Giving Back: I will be my brother’s and sister’s keeper” as a theme for the ‘Wacha niKwambie’ blog this year? Partly propelled by the lead writer’s happenings in her life last year, partly propelled by the situation in her country, Kenya. We have heard it over and over again that to live a life of purpose is to live a life that is beyond oneself. So what if

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Grief Therapy CITAM Valley Road – Short Notes

Sunday, 16th December 2018  As a family pray together Make random visits to each other Get a project that takes you back home, where your loved ones rest Your foundation of past years is what will see you through. Nourish your soul with the word when things are fair and calm as that is what will hold you in the storm The initial reaction to the death of a loved

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Hult Prize 2018/2019 Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology on campus finals

The finals of the Hult Prize 2018/2019 on –campus Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT) were held on Friday, 23rd November 2018 at the university’s Juja campus. It was the culmination of  four months of rigorous planning by the planning committee led by the Hult Prize  Campus Director Mr. Ignatius Wasike. According to Mr. Ignatius Wasike, an element of the mission statement of the Jomo Kenyatta University of

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Travel tips for this season

It is that time of the year when many of us the world over pack our bags and together with our loved ones travel to different destinations to enjoy the holiday season. The following are some good travel tips during this season: Safety Your safety always comes first. As much as possible do not put your travel details online to protect you and your family against online stalkers. Not everyone

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Season’s Greetings

It has been a roller coaster of a year, with the highs being really high and the lows hitting rock bottom too, but whatever the type of weather, we learned how to soar with the eagles in matters Wellness. The year began on a high note with a focus on the year’s theme, “It is time to soar with the eagles” and setting personal goals. This year, “Wacha niKwambie” blog

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