Category Archives: How-to

6 Ways You Can Still Make 2019 Your Year to Really Shine

With the first quarter of the year firmly behind us, you might think that all is lost if you haven’t kept up with those well-intentioned personal goals you set at the beginning of the year. Luckily, that is not quite the case. With about three quarters of the year still ahead of us, you have ample time to work on achieving your most cherished goals for this year. To give you some motivation, today I’ve got Stephanie Haywood for you with some tips and tricks to help you do just that. I hope you find them useful. Over to you, … Continue reading 6 Ways You Can Still Make 2019 Your Year to Really Shine

How to Be a Blogger on the Road: Tips for Beginners

They say women are better than men at multitasking but, despite being a woman, I am a HORRIBLE multitasker! As a blogger who travels a lot, sadly, that means I am HORRIBLE at creating content while on the road. Today’s guest post, by Jack White, is as much for you as it is for me. Since some of you my readers are bloggers with a passion for travel too, today, let’s learn together how to maximize blogging productivity while we travel. I hope you learn something new. Enjoy! One of the biggest benefits of being a blogger is the flexibility. Bloggers … Continue reading How to Be a Blogger on the Road: Tips for Beginners

How to Make Your Mattress More Cool on Hot Nights

Some years ago, I wrote a post about how to make your mattress more comfortable with a mattress pad. Today, I bring you another post about how to improve the quality of your sleep by making your mattress just a little cooler, which is particularly helpful if you are experiencing very hot weather like we are right now in Dar es Salaam. This post is a guest post by Will. Enjoy! READ ALSO: Tips on Fighting the Flu & Treating It with Tamiflu Hot nights keep you awake, tossing and turning in your bed? I know the feeling too well! … Continue reading How to Make Your Mattress More Cool on Hot Nights

Cadbury Hot Chocolate Recipe: How to Make Cadbury Hot Chocolate

If you are interested in buying Cadbury Hot Chocolate, you can buy it online here. Otherwise, read on to learn a neat little trick I found to make your Cadbury Hot Chocolate drink as rich and velvety smooth as possible. When I was in primary school, my older brother and I always looked forward to our afternoon cup of hot chocolate. We’d make it with four cubes of sugar (without my mother’s knowledge) and loved to have it with buttered baguette. That was many, many years ago. Until recently, when I suddenly started drinking a cup of hot chocolate every day, hot … Continue reading Cadbury Hot Chocolate Recipe: How to Make Cadbury Hot Chocolate

African Tea

Have you ever wondered how to make a proper cup of African tea? If so look no further, here’s the recipe I use to make delicious, milky, spiced African tea. Enjoy! African Tea Recipe Ingredients 1 part water1 part milkSpices or herbs of your choice such as ginger, lemongrass, tea masala, cardamom, cinnamon, nutmeg, and/or black pepper1 teaspoon of loose tea leaves or 1 tea bag per cup of teasugar to taste Directions  Mix milk and water in a pot. On high heat, bring the water and milk mixture to a boil. While the mixture is heating up, add your chosen … Continue reading African Tea