You are young, just in your twenties and everyone around you is in a relationship. You feel left out and slightly panicked. Then you meet him and he is everything you have been praying for. He is tall, dark, handsome and carries a good head on his shoulders too.
‘Good morning beautiful’ is the first thing you see each morning, a bunch of roses delivered to your office over the lunch break, he knows that blueberry swirl ice cream makes period pain bearable, brings you chocolate almost every day; in short, he is everything you have ever dreamt of. He seemingly adores everything about you and constantly showers you with compliments.
Two weeks into dating, he tells you he loves you. You are invited for a baecation to Diani, business class tickets with a promise to have the time of your life in the Maldives. A month in and he is hinting at an introduction to his parents. Everything seems to be in fast forward mode and you can almost see giant red flags, however, you tell yourself that it is totally normal and you are just overthinking. Your friends telling you you’re the luckiest girl in the world convinces you that everything is simply perfect.
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Known for their pleasant voices and eloquent English, Cate Sidede, Terry Muikamba and Anne Mwaura open up about life on air, their personal struggles and why they love radio.
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WHY SO INSECURE?
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LUSCIOUS Strawberry DESSERTS
Bring out your sultry palate to play this Women's Day and get your taste buds singing!
THE BEAT KILLER
Amos Njenga Chege aka Magix Enga, on producing, forgiving Harmonize for sampling his beats and finally getting into singing.
Underneath the official fatigues of three police officers, Praxides, Emma Brenda and Brenda, lies a side that we don’t see on the streets.
THE ANTI-SOCIAL STORY TELLER
Muigai Mwangi aka Ndugu Abisai, 30 loves the art of storytelling. He speaks on his love for chai, his biggest fear as a writer and the Soap opera he is currently writing.
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Maldives - Islands Of Plenty
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Exotic Dining In The Maldives
Strewn across the Indian Ocean like a handful of shimmering pearls.
Exploring Sri Lanka & The Maldives
Just over 30 miles from the southern tip of India, across the narrow Palk Strait, lies the island nation of Sri Lanka.
Rahul Bose’s visit to the Maldives and its ethereal waters is a reminder of what’s beautiful in the world during these grim times
Kataria's Sporting Adventures
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PARK HYATT IS THE BEST RESORT IN MALDIVES
TRAVEL & LEISURE
Balancing lifestyle with Deanne Panday
Seldom do you come across a self-help book that doesn’t merely preach but subtly guides you into finding what you are seeking. Fitness expert and wellness coach Deanne Panday’s latest book Balance falls into that rare category. In Balance, Deanne discusses 13 aspects of life or ‘vital foods’ as she calls them, that lend it meaning, purpose and peace. She discusses relationships, home environment, finance, career, health, physical activity, joy, spirituality, home cooking, creativity, education, social life and the effect of climate change on our health, shares personal anecdotes and guides the reader with simple, easy-to-follow advice, tips and activities to help bring a balance to your life. “At the end of the day, we have to be our own heroes. It’s not always easy to have balance in our lives, but with a few simple changes, you can achieve a sense of wellness,” she says. TMM caught up with Deanne for a chat…
Travelling Abroad In The New Normal
From thermal checks in hotel lobbies, negligible human contact, cabin crew in PPE kits to contact tracing apps, Covid-19 has altered the way we travel. Here’s a first-person experience of travelling safe, and still having fun
UNIQUE EXPERINCES - FOR THE WEDDING SEASON
THE WEDDING SEASON IS HERE AGAIN, AND ALL COUPLES TYING THE KNOT DEFINITELY NEED GREAT INTIMATE EXPERIENCES…..MORE SO IN THE NEW NORMAL!
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