Featured Mom – Nelius Kori

Featured Mom – Nelius Kori

I have never met a mom who didn’t have something fascinating to say about their child. If you are keen enough, you will always catch something unique about each child. This week, we are featuring Nelius Kori , an IT Consultant and her soccer-loving son, Jaden.

Hair Care For Kids – A Dad’s True Passion And Business

Hair Care For Kids – A Dad’s True Passion And Business

Mr. Geoffrey Kimani Gathigi, or Kim to his friends, is not your ordinary dad. This father of 3 lovely children is passionate, soft-spoken, gentle and kind. These qualities have seen him starting a hair salon for children. Here’s the chat I had with him :

Soul Living: How To Live A Positive Life

Soul Living: How To Live A Positive Life

We all want to ‘have a little heaven on earth’. Yet, we find ourselves struggling day in day out. We do what is right, or what we think is right, yet, we never seem to get there. Why is that? In our Soul Living Series, this is what we will be exploring.

Why Mom Is Just Mom

Why Mom Is Just Mom

They say a mother’s hug lasts long after she lets go. Mothers are our back bones. They are the ground upon which we walk on. Only when we are in their shoes, do we come to understand them. Here’s A Tribute To All Moms by Bilha Maina. Image Courtesy of The Skit Guys .

Isabela Samora – The Joys Of Pregnancy

Isabela Samora – The Joys Of Pregnancy

Isabela Samora is a mom-to-be. She is currently 34 weeks pregnant, and she and I have been exchanging mommy banter on social media. I wanted to know what her experience during pregnancy has been and here’s her story: Image Courtesy of Madame Noire.

Postpartum Depression – Tracy’s Story

Postpartum Depression – Tracy’s Story

Tracy and Mark had been trying for a baby for over 2 years. The arrival of their bundle of joy was the happiest moment of their lives. But nothing could have prepared them for the devastation that was Postpartum Depression. Tracy shares their story. Image Courtesy of Mother’s Wellness Doula .

Kenya Blog Awards 2013 Nominee – Thank You

Kenya Blog Awards 2013 Nominee – Thank You

I am humbled to announce that we have been nominated for the Kenya Blog Awards 2013 for the Best New Blog category. If it were not for the support from all of you, our readers and contributors, we wouldn’t have come this far.

Parenting With A Purpose

Parenting With A Purpose

Jackie and I met to discuss business. I however ended up getting parenting advise from this mama, who, believe me, can literally take you to school on parenting. Take a look at the tips I got from her. Image Courtesy of Cornerstone Christian Bookstore.

To Tabitha, Disability Is A Foreign Word

To Tabitha, Disability Is A Foreign Word

You’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it a million times. However, until you have lived with a disability or known someone living with one, whether physical or mental, then you can never say you understand what it takes or know what it feels like.

The Pumwani Maternity Hospital Visit

The Pumwani Maternity Hospital Visit

Today’s Feature is dedicated to the moms of Pumwani Maternity Hospital. Where I spent my Jamuhuri Holiday. I did tell you, in detail, that I planned to visit the moms.

Featured Mom – Sienna Kigera

Featured Mom – Sienna Kigera

Sienna is well known in the twitter circles. She is the mom to a beautiful baby girl whom we have all come to know as ‘Junebug’. I, like most of you, have always been curious as to the story behind the name ‘Junebug’. Sienna finally lets us in on the secret! .

Featured Mom Story By Mehak

Featured Mom Story By Mehak

I receive the most touching stories by moms. Their experiences as they go about their day to day lives and how these experiences change them. Mehak shared this one with me and I am sharing it with you hoping it inspires you as much as it did me. Image Courtesy Appleton Compassion.

The Happy Laughter of Children

The Happy Laughter of Children

Today’s Featured Mama expresses herself best with poetry. She is a blogger at Follow Your Shadow. She has gracefully allowed us to re-publish this beautiful poem. Image Courtesy of Ed Parton

Featured Mom – Anastasia Ochango

Featured Mom – Anastasia Ochango

I always say, it does not matter the background, tribe, religion or color. A mom is a mom is a mom. Yesterday I spent the morning and a better part of the afternoon with our Featured Mom, Anastasia Ochango, a Street Mom of 4 children. This is the story she had to share with me.

Featured Mom – Angie Ndungu

Featured Mom – Angie Ndungu

We caught up with this Kenyan Mom in her home ground, Nyeri. She is a single super mom of one, 4 year old boy, Ryan. She is not only employed but runs a couple of businesses! Give it up for our Super Featured Mom of the week, Angie Ndung’u .

A Mama For All Seasons

A Mama For All Seasons

Margaret is a single mom of 2. Her 2 children, Eunice, who is 12 years old and Jack who is 7 are already used to this routine. They know mom has to work hard and they pitch in whenever possible…. Image Courtesy of Mohaart

Featured Mom – Susan Mukindia

Featured Mom – Susan Mukindia

The Kenyan Mom is on a roll with Mommy Lawyers! Meet Susan Mukindia. A highly motivated lawyer who believes in women empowerment through women loving and building each other up. Read her here.

The Kenyan Mom

The Kenyan Mom

Welcome to The Kenyan Mom where we Share, Learn, Inspire and Get Inspired. We would love to hear from you. Drop me a line here .

Featured Mom – Yvonne Twili

Featured Mom – Yvonne Twili

This Kenyan mom and wife is a full-time mom to a lovely 5month old daughter. But wait, she is awaiting admission to the Roll of Advocates. Meanwhile? She runs a business, Le Magnifique where she is a pro at organizing events! She is our Featured Mom .

Featured Mom – Lilian Mwihaki

Featured Mom – Lilian Mwihaki

Ever wondered how life is for a stay-at-home/work-at-home mom? Think life may be a little lenient for these awesome moms? Our Featured Mom of the Week. Lilian is a mother of one girl, 2years 8months, a wife, and a stay at home mom. She is our Featured Mom.

The Mom Life

The Mom Life

Want to be featured on Kenyan Mom? Easy. We have our exciting column, The Mom Life a publication of The Kenyan Mom. It seeks to engage moms into sharing their experiences with other moms. Answer a few quick fire session questions . You stand to win a Kenyan Mom gift hamper.

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The Kenyan Mom platform seeks to unite all parents in Kenya and help everyone live positively through our Soul Living Podcast Series. It is an avenue for sharing, learning, and inspiring others while giving advice to parents, new and old. Moms get to be featured in The Mom Life. For the little ones, there is the The Kids Book Club full of fun activities, including reading!

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Grab A Book

It is no secret that our time is slowly being consumed by IT and gadgets. We no longer prioritize books or reading for that matter. The same culture has been trickling down to our children. We want to bring back the reading culture. That is why we formed, Grab a Book, a Kenyan non-profit organisation that exists to get books into the hands of ALL Kenyan Children by setting up equipped libraries in primary schools.

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The Mom Life

The Mom Life is a weekly publication of The Kenyan Mom, that encourages moms to share their experiences with each other. You too can participate in this lively column by answering a few questions, which will then be published and you will appear as a featured mom on our portal. Let us Share, Learn, Inspire and Get Inspired together.

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