Monday Favourites!, My Thoughts

January Favourites

I love February, it combines a few of my favourite things. Valentine's Day, the sale of chocolate and the birthdays of some of my favourite people, including myself. Despite having a bit of a rough start in January, I'm hopeful that February will be a lot pleasant for me. Faith over Fear! 😇 In January,… Continue reading January Favourites

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Culture, Style, Things That Bring Joy

Ten Style Ideas for Ankara/Aso Ebi

If you are African (Mostly West African), friends with an African, Dating an African at some point you will be given fabric to sew for an event, or you know buy your own fabric (either Lace or Ankara). Recently we found some extra Ankara at home and I had to find a style to sew.… Continue reading Ten Style Ideas for Ankara/Aso Ebi

Music, Things That Bring Joy, Weddings/Love

Monday Favourites

Happy Memorial Monday! Before starting off, I would like to honour those who have done much for this country and sacrificed so that others may have freedom. I not only want to recognize those who were killed in the line of battle but also their families and the families of those who have lost their… Continue reading Monday Favourites

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Monday Favourites

 Joyeux Lundi 🙂 Favourite video I've always believed that someone should turn the life of Nigerians into a show. Favourite Song I'm so ready for this album to come out. Favourite Quote/Joke I'm not sure why I laughed so hard, but I found it funny Favourite Fashion: Least Favourite Moment of the Week So basically… Continue reading Monday Favourites

My Thoughts

Birthdays, car problems and reasons why I can’t even.

The last however months of my life have been something else, it feels like everything just gets thrown my way and when I start to think I can relax and enjoy life, another thing comes up 😫. I'm working at handling these tests that life has been throwing my family and I as well as… Continue reading Birthdays, car problems and reasons why I can’t even.

Culture, My Thoughts

I am Nigeria

I wanted to make a Happy New Year post and write about my desires for this year, the things I was looking forward to and my prayers but then procrastination and busyness hit and I didn't do it. I'm sad that my first post of 2015 isn't happy. I've had all weekend to rant, be… Continue reading I am Nigeria

Culture, My Thoughts

#BringBackOurGirls

On April 16, while preparing to take their physics final exams, over 200 girls were abducted in Northeast Nigeria, an area that has become synonymous with strife and violence by Boko Haram. While a small number managed to escape, around 234 girls are still missing. As a Nigerian, a sister, a human being, I can't… Continue reading #BringBackOurGirls

Music, My Thoughts, Things That Bring Joy

Now Listening: Anifowose and Sitting On The Throne

All over my twitter timeline, there has been discussion about how great the new Olamide videos are, and I had to look at them for myself.The first video Anifowose made me tear up a bit ( actually a lot) and I couldn't get over how beautifully the story was. Big ups to Kemi Adetiba and… Continue reading Now Listening: Anifowose and Sitting On The Throne

Music, Things That Bring Joy

Now Listening: Eva- Angelique Kidjo ft Asa

I don't really listen to Angelique Kidjo, but I have had this song on repeat for the last few days, so I thought you should enjoy it too. She collaborated with one of my favourite Nigerian artists Asa, to bring this beautiful song. https://soundcloud.com/429records/eva-feat-asa since there isn't a video for it, I have shared the… Continue reading Now Listening: Eva- Angelique Kidjo ft Asa