Building A Home Abroad

Building A Home Abroad

Moving abroad can be a really nerve wracking but exciting experience at the same time.  One of the most important decisions you will need to make when moving is choosing the location where you would like to live.  This is even more so if you are thinking about...

Burgled In Ghana

Burgled In Ghana

Although this actually happened over 1 year ago now it feels as though it was just yesterday. I've spoken about it on video but I never did get around to writing down my true feelings of what it was like to be burgled in Ghana. At the time I was 6 months pregnant and...

Why We Are Fed Up And Moving To Ghana

Why We Are Fed Up And Moving To Ghana

If you have picked up any type of newspaper or even read any type of social media content you will know that there is an incredible amount of people moving to Ghana and Africa as a whole. This group of people are called the diaspora. The meaning of the word “diaspora”...

Mole National Park

Mole National Park

Mole National Park in Ghana is definitely on my bucket list of places to experience.  Travelling by car it will take me approximately 12 hours, lots of toilet breaks, a few tears and some snacks along the way to get there. And that's not even including the children...

What is Waakye?

What is Waakye?

I’m going to have to start my sentence with “I don’t understand how Ghanaians can eat waakye for breakfast”.  If you take a look at waakye you will see it’s a WHOLE meal.  I’m talking breakfast, lunch and dinner all rolled into one. Being raised in the UK, breakfast...

Why Moving to Africa is Important

Why Moving to Africa is Important

Moving to Africa or Ghana is never going to necessarily be an easy move.  So why do it? Thats the question a lot of people ask themselves.  I hear a lot of negativity from people when I ask them if they would ever move "back home".  It usually runs along the lines of,...

Marvels Mini Golf

Marvels Mini Golf

I have to say I was pleasantly surprised by Marvels Mini Golf. I had heard lots of good things about it but had never had the opportunity to go. We went on a Wednesday afternoon and it was completely empty (probably due to the fact that it was a school day). We had...

Ayi Mensa, Oyarifa (Property Development)

Ayi Mensa, Oyarifa (Property Development)

Ayi Mensa Park is a beautiful development happening right now in Oyarifa.  I am super excited about it because it means that Ghana is changing for the better. The houses on offer range from $77,000 for a 1 bedroom condo all the way up to $172,500 for a 3+ bedroom...

a little about me

a little about me

Hi, I’m the face behind Natural Ghana Girl. I’m originally from the UK but now live in Ghana with my husband and 4 children.  I love to blog about life as a medium sized family, my adventures having moved to Ghana and my journey to discovering more about who I am.