Mini-photo Essay: Snippets of my Home Village

As we begin the year, I would like to share some pictures that I took from my home village to give you a feel of where I come from-Nyamira County. That’s because we all know that Nairobi is not your home…

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Near the marketplace: Plenty of green to go around

 

 

 

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The marketplace

 

Seeing through their eyesimage

 

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The beautiful sight of one of our neighbours

 

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Using the three stones to boil water for ugali

 

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Sunday morning nap for Cobra the adorable dog

 

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Pumpkin leaves: The before shot

 

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Pumpkin leaves sauteed with onions and tomatoes with a bit of fresh cream: The before serving shot… Yum!!!

 

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Another Kisii delicacy: Managu

 

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About Lillian

I am a proud student of the human experience which provides me with the perfect excuse for being a bibliophile (read: book hoarder) and the unofficial patron of Nairobi Inama bookshops. But in my past life, I was a recorder player. You can also find me on Medium (@lillianyamongo) where I discuss sustainable finance.
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4 Responses to Mini-photo Essay: Snippets of my Home Village

  1. La_Ndito says:

    wewe, managu is a kikuyu name….what is the Kisii equivalent?

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  2. appletamu says:

    What of chinsaga? : )

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