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41 Things that we can all be thankful for: Wacha niKwambie blog gratitude list

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  1. The gift of life.
  2. Family.
  3. Friends.
  4. The peace that reigns in my country.
  5. Peace of mind. Very important.
  6. Nosy neighbours. It means that I have a place to call home.
  7. Freedom.
  8. Food to eat.
  9. A source of income, no matter how humble.
  10. My favourite musician. What is life without some lovely songs to keep one going?
  11. The internet. So much information to grow one if you just but sieve it.
  12. My faith.
  13. The sound of children’s laughter.
  14. The flowers that are in bloom. Thank you “jacaranda propaganda”.
  15. Beautiful weather.
  16. Clean drinking water.
  17. Electricity.
  18. Acing that interview that will open opportunities in life.
  19. Passing an exam. Best wishes to KCPE and KCSE candidates class of 2018.
  20. My children are growing.
  21. Clothes to wear.
  22. I can read.
  23. I can write.
  24. A beautiful mind to process information and generate ideas.
  25. Mistakes made, because I have learned from them and I am better today than I was yesterday.
  26. Emotions experienced. They are the kaleidoscope of life: Falling in love, grief of loved ones lost, feeling the pain, surprise and joy. Emotions colour ones life different hues and shades.
  27. My hairdresser. My barber.
  28. My favourite TV show. (Thank you very much Fashion one. Fashion TV.)
  29. The air that I breathe, freely given.
  30. A beautiful scenery.
  31. My body. Thinking of the many things you have done for me.
  32. Medical professionals, who bring back my body together again.
  33. My teachers and mentors in life. Bless.
  34. The world is changing every day. More opportunities that embrace diversity. Kudos USA 2018 elections.
  35. My favorite, “mama mboga”, “mama samaki” neighbourhood grocery store. Mama Adhiambo Kenyatta market I see you.
  36. My favorite perfume.
  37. My boo’s scent.
  38. Happy memories of loved ones who have passed on.
  39. A beautiful sunset.
  40. My favourite book.
  41. My Smile.


Can you think of anything else that we can add to our Gratitude list today?

Have a thankful day!

© Kwambe Nyambane,

November 2018

Post script
Dear God, thank you for 41 years in the planet. To you be the glory forever and ever. I look forward to the adventure ahead. You and I make an unbeatable team, Kwambie Nyambane.


Kwambie Nyambane
Kwambie Nyambane
Kwambie Nyambane is a Sales Force Effectiveness Manager in a leading bank in Kenya 'by day', a passionate inspirational blogger 'by night'; and a wellness enthusiast championing healthy lifestyle choices. The founder and lead writer of this blog is a Bsc. Food Science and Post -Harvest Technology graduate of the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya, holds an MBA in Marketing from the University of Nairobi and is currently pursuing a PhD in Business Administration from the University of Nairobi. Kwambie is a member of Bloggers Association of Kenya. She believes in taking life with a big spoon, seeing the cup always as half full, and enjoying the scenery in this journey called life. Kwambie is daughter to Lilly Moraa and James Nyambane, mother to one beloved son nicknamed "The Champ"; sister to Marci and beloved auntie to the A & Z girls. She and her family make Nairobi City, Kenya their home. This blog is dedicated to her parents Moraa and Nyambane for their awesome inspiration in her formative years, for being her pillar of strength through life, her siblings Marci and Joash, and to her son "The Champ" and her nieces who represent the generation that came after her. May the nuggets contained in this blog serve many generations, the world over to come.

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