• The reason for the season is love
    Blogmas,  Challenge

    The reason for the season is love.

    Every year, billions of people Christian and non christian alike celebrate Christmas but do they really understand the true meaning of what they are celebrating? The Christmas season has been so commercialised that the reason for the season has with time been lost. We are all caught up in the in the shopping and  festivities and for some quite extravagantly, so it is time we stopped and reflected on why we celebrate Christmas. Let us go back to the beginning of how it all started and why we celebrate christmas…..there would be no christmas without Jesus.  I know some of you may actually get into the argument that the origins of…

  • Blogmas,  Challenge

    Guide to buying the perfect Christmas tree

    The holidays are here and of course Christmas day is the highlight of the season, were now into blogmas Day 4 , you can catch up on Day 1 , Day 2 and Day 3.  All the shopping, gifting parties and activities will majorly climax on christmas day.  For most people, the Christmas tree shopping and decorating for the holidays commences after the thanksgiving day, the weekend after thanks giving is when people in countries like America (USA) shop for and decorate their Christmas trees. If you are like me who comes from a place where not many celebate thanksgiving day let alone are aware of the existance of the…

  • Blogmas,  Challenge

    Dear Santa

    My letter to Santa Claus. Dear Santa, my name is Biba, I hope you are not surprised by a letter from a fully grown woman. I know that you have been well much as I know that you have also been very busy especially during this time of the year as Christmas approaches. You see Santa , I decided to write you this letter because I believe that you are out there in the universe and we may commonly call you Santa but I believe you have many names depending on our different experiences with you., however, all these names mean the same thing………… that you grant all our hearts…

  • Jet lag
    TRAVEL

    I have jet lag………………

    Long before I had a chance to travel across time zones,  ……. I thought of jet lag as a fancy phrase that people threw around when they wanted you to know that they’re well travelled………… like in those you tube videos and social media posts…….. ohhhh I am so jet lagged or when you’re out having fun and then there’s this particlar person in your group who each time has to talk about their very many travel experiences and you totally have nothing useful to contribute except for an occassional nod and ish ish reponses…… I am sure somebody can relate to this. Anyway, a few years ago I found…

  • World AIDS Day
    Wellness

    World Aids Day

    Today, December 1st 2017  is World Aids Day,  a day that is marked all over the world since 1988 and it is the first ever global health day.  It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Uganda is one of those countries that was greatly affected by the HIV and AIDS scourge and today  joins the rest of the world in marking World AIDS Day, in Mbarara. The consistent message by Government and NGO’s is for everyone to take an an HIV test to know their status…

  • Biba Travel
    TRAVEL

    I am passionate about Travel – come discover, learn and adventure with me

    In my mind, I live and dream travel,it is what gives me the most excitement and it is what I spend the bulk of my “spoil yourself” money on. A common piece of advice that successful people give is that for one to live a successful and fulfilling life, one must do what they are passionate about and that passion is what sets your soul on fire. It is not hard for me to say that travelling and writing about my experiences, escapades and lessons is what  I am passionate about. In my earlier post about the  Bucket List post I talk about some of my top places I would love…

  • Biba Style
    Biba

    Biba Style

    Your personal style is an expression of who you are and fashion is just a small bit of your style. It is the way you dress, talk  and move your body, it is what you communicate about you without even saying a word. Your style is very closely connected to your brand and how you want people to perceive you. Each person has a personal style that the rest of us sees, and this may be deliberately defined by you or something you gravitate towards unconsciously. Your  circumstances, interests and lifestyle also play a apart in your style choices. Personally, my style preference is effortlessly chic, this means that I prefer simple…