Category Archives: On The Internet

Hellofood Tanzania & TV1 Present #StayAtHomeTZ

Imagine this: It’s a lazy Saturday after a very long week, and all you want to do is stay home in front of some good TV. You settle down on your couch, under some comfortable covers, and start to surf the channels for something good to watch. You finally find it and settle in for a cozy night at home filled with marathon TV watching. An hour or two in, your stomach begins to grumble. You mentally start going through what you’ve got in the fridge. Come to think of it, there’s not much to eat unless you’re going to … Continue reading Hellofood Tanzania & TV1 Present #StayAtHomeTZ

African Blogs: 20 Hottest Blogs in East Africa

Looking for good East African blogs? Then you are in the right place. Keep reading to learn more. I recently had the pleasure of spending an entire week with one of my favorite cousins who was visiting from Kampala. We hung out and caught up like we used to way back in the day when we were both still single young females (I am still single; she’s married with four kids). We talked about everything under the sun, and of course, because she’s an avid reader of Chick About Town, we also talked about blogging and about our respective experiences … Continue reading African Blogs: 20 Hottest Blogs in East Africa

Readers’ Choice: 15 Most Popular Posts on Chick About Town

In nine days, Chick About Town will be turning two. I’ve greatly enjoyed writing this blog and recently decided to take a trip down memory lane to take stock of what exactly has been going on, on this blog, over the past two years. I reread some of my older posts and, most importantly, tried to figure out which of my posts you, my readers, enjoyed most. In doing this, several things became glaringly clear to me. For starters, I found out that whereas you, my readers, enjoy reading about places to hang out at, you are a lot more … Continue reading Readers’ Choice: 15 Most Popular Posts on Chick About Town

The Chick Behind the Blog…

Did you know that Mama of Maisha blog thought ChickAboutTown had brilliant content and/or design? Well, she didn’t tell me so herself, but since she recently prized me with The Honest Scrap Award, I can only extrapolate! 🙂 Thank you, Mama, for this great honor! I humbly accept this award whose attachments are: Attachments to the award: You must brag about the award. You must include the name of the blogger who bestowed the award on you and link back to the blogger. You must choose a minimum of seven (7) blogs that you find brilliant in content or design. … Continue reading The Chick Behind the Blog…

Cocktail Tip: Make Your Own Cocktails

In the comment sections of my posts about Soho’s and Mercury Lounge, some readers and I shared our views on the quality of cocktails served at some of Nairobi‘s most popular bars and nightclubs. In that discussion, Mercury Lounge and Casablanca were named as establishments that were thought to serve good cocktails, while Hidden Agenda and Soho’s came up as places to avoid when in search of a good cocktail. Lately, I have not been too impressed with what I’ve been seeing  many establishments pass off in the name of certain cocktails. Because it is trendy to serve (and be … Continue reading Cocktail Tip: Make Your Own Cocktails