REVIEWS

May 11, 2017

Six (snappy) Book Reviews.

Her quips are hilarious and brutally honest. It was an easy read and I didn’t understand what she was on about, so I googled her blog and figured out where the side-eye judging business originates from.
August 10, 2016

Book Review | Two Women, Two Books, One Review.

You will notice almost immediately that her writing style is quite similar to the shows that she produces. In her book The Year of Yes: How To Dance It Out, Stand In The Sun and Be […]
July 5, 2016

Book Review | Outliers, The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell

I took too long to write this review. I had talked about this book in my favourite february reads and figured that once I had gotten into some kind of groove I’d post it. I had also been […]
June 28, 2016

Film Review| Eye In The Sky

This war thriller is set predominantly in Eastleigh, a suburb in Nairobi, Kenya. Ok, I should just say that most of the action happens there anyways. Hellen Mirren who plays Colonel Katherine Powell a military officer […]
March 8, 2016

Book Review| Favourite February Reads.

A newish month is upon us. We’re almost done with the first quarter of the year. My mind wanders from time to time marveling at how fast time flies by when you’re having such a good […]
January 29, 2016

App Review| Diary Buddy

Meet Lizzie. My sleek, dark, trusty Windows 535 phone. We’ve been together for about ten months now. And boy have we had some good fun! The front-facing camera has been and still is my favourite feature, […]
December 22, 2015

Service Review| Monarch Hotel, Nairobi

As you turn off from Argwings Kodhek Road and drive up Rose Avenue, an urban building with multiple terraces towering over its neighbours will catch your eye. Monarch Hotel, which could easily pass off as swanky […]
December 8, 2015

Book Review| Dear Zari by Zarghuna Kargar

Imagine waking up at dawn, eating a small crust of dry bread and tea then sitting down for hours on a small stool to weave a mat. Clients continually place orders. They choose complex designs and […]