I started working out (in earnest) a few months back in October. So on the Mashujaa Day holiday, I decided she was old enough for a long haul hike and I was strong enough to tag her along. And this is how the ever demure but challenging Mount Longonot was decided upon.
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Serendipity is how I can say we per-chanced upon one of the most beautiful and scenic spots in Naivasha: The “Crescent Island Game Sanctuary”. We were meant to be heading to the Menengai crater in Nakuru, when ubiquitous traffic police with their speed guns forced us to make a detour into Naivasha. This turned out to be a … Continue reading What hiking with a baby really looks like: Chasing giraffes at Crescent Island
I carried a book. Malcom Gladwell's Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking. I remember packing it abashedly as a last minute thought amongst many other things that I didn't even get to use because I (very mistakenly in hindsight) foresaw myself finally getting to finish that book; lounging lazily on a beach chair sipping some cocktails … Continue reading Questions you should ask before going on “Vacation” with a toddler.
Sometimes we never get to completely understand but with time it all makes sense in the end. And if it doesn't, I've learnt that it's not the end.
I'm more nervous than a long-tailed cat in a room full of rocking chairs!