We had our first October rains today in Windhoek. The air smells amazing and it’s refreshing to be outside. It’s also refreshing to finally be in good head and emotional space enough to notice the first blossom of my rose bush. To new seasons. Advertisements
I used to hate gym; I still do to an extent. I hate being confined in a relatively small space with other sweaty humans. I hate running on the treadmill instead of running outside and inhaling fresh air. And most of all, I hate the locker rooms. Though I must admit that certain aspects such…… Continue reading #WomenGrinding
Last Friday night my husband and I had the extreme pleasure of attending a Monkey Nuts show at the Goethe-Institut in Windhoek. The Monkey Nuts are a Zimbabwean hip-hop band with “[a]n imposing energy of sounds, personified by elements of electronic/digital, African, rock and hip hop tones…”. They’re great at what they do and they…… Continue reading The Monkey Nuts in Windhoek!
The Windhoek City Market is the only regular social event I’ve attended so far in this fairly quiet city and I’ve really enjoyed its vibe. It’s a food, wine and crafts market and it’s held every 3rd Friday at a place called The Village in Eros, Windhoek. My camera isn’t great but I’d like to share with you…… Continue reading Our Communities: Windhoek City Market
I’d love to say that I’ve been terribly busy with exciting and productive activities in my life hence the long break from blogging. But no, I have been busy with no such things except the mundane day-to-day living that seems boring and busy all at the same time. Our new home We moved into…… Continue reading New home and old habits
A few weeks ago on a chilly winter morning, I had the pleasure and privilege of joining a team that had volunteered to assist a local community in a township called Katutura. The assistance was in the form of playing games with the local children, distributing donated food and snacks, selling clothes at below bargain…… Continue reading Our Communities: Katutura, Namibia
My husband and I were having a rather slow Sunday last week so we decided to take a drive. We ended up some 30km out of Windhoek having drinks and viewing serene landscape at a luxury lodge called GocheGanas. As we were gazing out I thought to myself how I’m ever desiring to constantly live an…… Continue reading An ordinary life