WinterABC2021 Day 22- Homecoming (Part 2)

Day 22/22 is the last day of the WinterABC2021 and I am proud of everyone who decided to take part. I never thought I would come this far but here I am. I am thankful for the friends I have made, the lessons I have learnt and for my lovely readers who have taken thisContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 22- Homecoming (Part 2)”

WinterABC2021 Day 21: Homecoming (Part 1)

A man is lying on his bed starring at the window. Some people are crying whereas others are groaning in pain. Madzudzo is wearing grey pyjamas, a woollen hat and a pair of thick stockings. One would wonder why this man is punishing himself with the high temperatures experienced in the Lowveld of Zimbabwe duringContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 21: Homecoming (Part 1)”

WinterABC2021 Day 20 – Bhudhi Farai

  Welcome to the storytelling week, my readers😊. This month has been exciting and I am happy that I decided to take part in the AfroBloggers Winter Challenge 2021. When Mhai (mother) opened the front gate a part of my heart sank and a part of it was beating like an African drum. He hadContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 20 – Bhudhi Farai”

WinterABC2021 Day 18-The Journey to motherhood

When I was in high school I believed that the masungiro practice was about tying a pregnant woman and a goat on the same tree. I was angry because I believed that my Shona culture ill-treated an expectant mother. When I visited my grandmother during the holidays and l was researching about one cultural practiceContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 18-The Journey to motherhood”

WinterABC2021 Day 14- 360 Revolution

Happy Friday my readers🤗😊 The first time I was a participant in a  Zoom meeting was during the first COVID-19 lockdown last year. Technology enabled people in different places and different time zones to attend the same meeting. I found online home worship to be relaxed and I have learnt that conducting church services doesContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 14- 360 Revolution”

WinterABC2021 Day 12- A girl’s favourite application

When I was in high school I hated my menstrual period because I had to wake up early and take a bath before the girls in my dormitory woke up. During the day I would be a bit tense because I dreaded standing up with a stained skirt or leaving a stain on my chair.Continue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 12- A girl’s favourite application”

WinterABC2021 Day 10- The beauty of Technology

Hello, my lovely readers I hope you had a restful weekend. Time flies when you are having fun, we are already in the third week of the AfroBloggers winter challenge. This week is Business and Technology week sit tight and let’s have some fun. When I was in high school during the school holidays IContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 10- The beauty of Technology”

WinterABC2021 Day 8: My dear friend

The fun continues and I am advocating for self-care. Are you taking care of yourself? If not you can start doing so today☺❤ It’s okay to :-have good and bad days.-express your emotions and feelings.– be kind to yourself.– do something that you love.-smile and laugh more.– ask for help.-let go of toxic relationships.-avoid pleasingContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 8: My dear friend”

WinterABC2021 Day 7 -Why should we practice self-care (2)?

Every day the world affords us a chance to learn something new. This week l am advocating for self-care because if we do not take care of ourselves no one will. We can learn something from *A song – Some songs are raising awareness for a certain issue and after listening to a particular songContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day 7 -Why should we practice self-care (2)?”

WinterABC2021 Day6: Self-care winter warmers

As a follow up to my previous blog post l have decided to write another piece on self-care. The temperatures are dropping and the winter nights in my hometown can be very cold. I do not need anyone to tell me to wear a warm jersey but it has become the norm to wear somethingContinue reading “WinterABC2021 Day6: Self-care winter warmers”

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