& The Winner is…PENDOTALK!

The BAKE awards ceremony was held on 2nd May 2015 at the Intercontinental hotel. It was a beautiful night full of glitz and glamour. Big names in the blogging and journalism industry were present. Pendotalk, being very new to this high class lifestyle and the blogging world was extremely nervous! “It is a huge honor just to have been nominated out of over 1800 blogs”, I kept telling myself. When they finally mentioned the category of ‘best new blog’, my heart stopped! OMG! This is it! I squeezed the hands of my loved ones who were sitting next to me. “& the best new blog award goes to…PENDOTALK!!!”

“**&%@!&85@#$%**” That’s what went through my head for a few seconds as I quickly let go of the hands I had tightly squeezed and headed on to the stage. I was so happy and jumpy they had to remind me pictures were being taken so I needed to stand still for just two seconds and take the pictures LOL!

Pendotalk begun in January 2015 and after only five months of blogging, Pendotalk won the best new blog award!


I know one thing is for sure; I could not have done it without you! Yes you! Thank you for reading this blog! Special thanks to:

All voters

For taking the time to vote for Pendotalk! Your efforts bore fruit. Thank you


My family

For all your love, support and encouragement. Charity truly begins at home and if I did not have such a loving family I doubt I would be blogging about pendo!

Pendotalk subscribers

The fact that you feel the need to receive all Pendotalk’s posts the moment they are uploaded shows great loyalty and I really appreciate you!


Pendotalk interviewees

For agreeing to share your love stories with the world which continue to inspire many!

Miss Independent (Esther Kinuthia)

For inspiring Pendotalk to start blogging and always reminding me to Refuse to Be Average! #RTBA


Amira Africa ( Fiona Okadia)

Pendotalk’s number one fan! Thank you for your constant support!

Look out for Pendotalk’s upcoming events with Amira Africa!


Mbithe Nzomo

My awesome web designer who always comes through for me when I need help.


Chris Hart

For collaborating with Pendotalk. Your knowledge and expertise increases Pendotalk’s credibility.


Strathmore University BCOM class of 2015

One of my greatest support groups ever! I would not have made it without you guys!


Macheo mentors and mentees

For all your support and encouragement.

…& last but definitely not least…Pendotalk’s Pendo


  1. I am still so jazzed!!!!!!! 🙂 \o/
    happy for you! i knew you would make it!!
    *slow clap* **standing ovation**
    yoooou amazing!!
    to greater heights.

    i will still keep it here 🙂

  2. Congratulations once again 🙂

    I could have narrated this story, but in a very funny way – esp the part where you let go of our hands 😀

    This is just the beginning Pendotalk. I am proud of you!


  3. Spot on with this write-up, I really believe that this site needs
    far more attention. I’ll probably be back again to read more,
    thanks for the information!

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