Things I’ve been most grateful for in 2017

As we go into the new year, I’ve been thinking about how quickly this year has flown by and how grateful I am for so many things; 1. First and foremost and above all else, HANDS DOWN would obviously be my daughter, Olive Chemeli Karanja-Mutiso born march 6th 2017 (2017!!!! who’s born in the 2000’s??!!…

Heart broken

So we have this amazing house help who sometimes fills in as a nanny for Olive- when I go to work, she comes with and takes care of O. She is great at what she does, she’s the type of person that takes initiative and doesn’t really need to be told anything, I’m super happy…

2nd month Vaccination

Man…I Just hate injections, I’ve really been trying to put these vaccinations off but I know Olive needed them so we had to get them done. I’ve struggled so much knowing she was going to get 2 injections today, I’ve been so sad and I’ve even cried and held back tears.  I left her in…

Mosquito fight

Wayne and I have these play fights all the time about who loves Olive more, who the better parent is etc, all fun and games. So… last night Olive and I fell asleep next to each other and she happened to have been bitten by a mosquito, Wayne witnessed this happening, reached over and killed…

Night Drives with Grand

Last night my dad a.k.a Grand (He would like to be known as Grand or Bond) came over around 9 to drop off some Kikuyu porridge that apparently helps with the production of breast milk. We then went for a night drive to help Olive sleep (rough poop night), like he used to do with…

❤ HAPPY ONE MONTH TO MY BABY GIRL ❤

I honestly can not believe how fast this month has gone, I feel like I will blink and she will be 1 years old already. I want her to stay this small for a little longer 😢

leaving O for the first time!

Last night I left Olive for the first time since she was conceived really!! She’s only 3.5 weeks old but I felt that I needed a night out and a drink 🍻 It was really one of the hardest things I’ve ever had to do, I cried all day yesterday thinking about being away from…