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Horizontal Sisterhood – revisited Part 3

So here is the final Part 3 of my posts on Horizontal Sisterhood Revisited. It’s to give some background into what our family went through last…


Horizontal Sisterhood – revisited Part 2

So here is Part 2 of my next installment to Horizontal Sisterhood. Still the background to where I am getting but an important lead-up in terms…


Massaging Mama

    I am currently six months pregnant and today was a day of stretching pelvic muscles. Suffice to say walking has been troublesome and I…


Polygamy in the family – Part 2

Looking at the stats of this site I have seen that my post on polygamy, here, has been one of the most popular. It seems it’s…


Dreadlocks – to have or not to have?

Over the years I have come across people of many different backgrounds who aspire to have perfect dreadlocks, or messy ones as the reality may be.…


In defense of the African man.

So my husband is Ghanaian and I am Australian.  He is from a tribe which is only now developing its written culture; so we tell stories…


Breastfeeding in Ghana

This is an article I wrote for Sydney’s Child Magazine, and various offshoots in other capital cities, in November 2012. Breastfeeding in Africa by Asanempoka  …


Sizeable comments from loved ones

I was pregnant and gave birth to my daughter in Ghana.  I lived in the traditional family house.  It looks like this.I spent my days lying…


Chat on Motherhood

Since I recently posted my interview with Mizy on Sisterhood, I thought I’d add a link to a friends blog, ‘Little Steps’, which is about Motherhood.…


Mizy on Sisterhood

Mizy and I met upon my return to Australia from Ghana in 2010.  After getting to know her I was in awe of her strength as…

The Rants of a Ghanaian!

The "Rants" expressed are my own, and generally unpopular with others.


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