So, we’re still staying at home. Insert unenthusiastic yay! While I’ve been at home I’ve been cooking more than ever. Mostly because I can’t afford to occasionally order from DoorDash or GrubHub. I can’t even be mad because it’s been great for my diet and body. I adopted a flexitarian diet which basically means majorityContinue reading “Quarantine Chronicles: Cooking to bridge cultures”
As I mentioned in my last blog post, I ran away to Atlanta for the sake of my sanity. I was struggling mentally and spiritually while living alone during the Stay At Home Order in Michigan. Not only was I missing face to face interaction, I felt like my purpose had been taken away fromContinue reading “Quarantine Chronicles: Community”
This was originally posted November 2016 One thing I love about Chicago is it’s abundance of skyscrapers. The architecture in this city is one of the best in the country. I wish I had brought a professional camera on my trip to really capture the steel jungle, so this’ll have to do.
This post was originally written in September 2016. I don’t even know where or how to start when it comes to describing this city. I just moved here about a couple months ago and I’m really trying to familiarize myself with the area. It’s definitely been through a lot. There’s so much history. There’s theContinue reading “The Comeback City”
This post was originally written in January 2016 I have been living in America for about eight years now. For the majority of that, I have been disconnected to black American culture. Why? Because I’m not a black American neither am I an African American. I am just an African that happens to live inContinue reading “African American”