Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
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A Review of Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes

About Year of Yes As a self-described introvert with three hit television shows and three kids at home, Shonda Rhimes had plenty of reason to say no. Then came Thanks-giving 2013 when Shonda’s sister Delorse muttered six little words at her: You never say yes to anything. Those six words became a wakeup call- and a challenge. She committed, for…

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Tea Reviews

TEA REVIEW: KERICHO GOLD’S GREEN TEA PASSION & JASMINE

Kericho Gold is a premium tea brand based in Kenya. Kericho Gold teas are packaged in packets. This range of tea is packaged in string and tea bags and are 100% Kenyan blends. TEA INFORMATION Country of Origin- Kenya Ingredients- Green tea, Passion & Jasmine Flavors Steep Time: 5 minutes Water temperature: Bring water to boil Tasting notes: My previous…

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Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi
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A Review of Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

About Homegoing Ghana, eighteenth century: two half sisters are born into different villages, each unaware of the other. One will marry an Englishman and lead a life of comfort in the palatial rooms of the Cape Coast Castle. The other will be captured in a raid on her village, imprisoned in the very same castle, and sold into slavery. Homegoing follows…

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Melvins Vanilla Tea
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Very Vanilla Melvins Tea Review

Tea Information Melvins Vanilla tea is handpicked and delicately blended to the finest quality Kenyan Tea. Melvins tea are grown on the highlands of Kenya. The high altitude, fertile soils and temperate climate bring out a brisk, natural flavor and bright color to the tea. Review I had the opportunity to taste this tea at a friend’s place during our…

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Cliques by Diana Gitau
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A Review of Cliques by Diana Gitau

About Cliques: Soila arrives at the new school filled with hope that this may be the place that will provide her with a second chance, a different place where she could fit in and make friends. The beautiful serene environment and warm reception from her principal and school sister convinces her that this time her story will be different. But…

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Ketepa Lemon Tea
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Tea review: Ketepa pride’s Lemon Flavored Tea

Ketepa Pride lemon tea is a blend of black CTC tea and lemon flavours. I did not feel a strong lemon flavor with the tea bag I used. Does the lemon tea live up to its name? Read on to find out my conclusion. This blend of tea includes lemon and black CTC tea. Manufacturer’s Description Sweet and tingly citrus…

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Masala Tea
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Review- Masala Flavored Tea

My tea journey and tasting experience this time led me to Masala Tea. I am still experiencing the Ketepa Tea range of flavored teas. Masala Tea is an Asian aromatic indulgence which includes black tea blended with a mixture of spices and herbs. The tea is packaged in boxes with 25 tea bags. The sachets are in brown color that…

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Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert
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A review of Eat Pray Love by Elizabeth Gilbert

About Eat, Pray, Love In her early thirties, Elizabeth Gilbert had everything a modern American woman was supposed to want—husband, country home, successful career—but instead of feeling happy and fulfilled, she was consumed by panic and confusion. This wise and rapturous book is the story of how she left behind all these outward marks of success, and set out to…

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Born on a Tuesday
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A Review of Born on a Tuesday by Elnathan John

About Born on a Tuesday In far northwestern Nigeria, Dantala lives among a gang of street boys who sleep under a kuka tree. During the election, the boys are paid by the Small Party to cause trouble. When their attempt to burn down the opposition’s local headquarters ends in disaster, Dantala must run for his life, leaving his best friend…

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Jani Green Tea
Tea Reviews

Review Jani Green Tea

Green tea in general has an acquired taste. You take the tea several times before you get used to the taste. I find this tea rejuvenating. It is widely associated with weight loss. The package is simple and it communicates the message of what to expect inside- Green Tea. The branding has a leaf that takes the dominant space at…

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