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February 18, 2019

Ok so I know it's been forever since i was on my blog. Sheesh... life got busy.  And ironically is about to get busier, but I'm here prioritising and I'm happy to be back!:)

My thoughts the last few days has been about self love, particularly in the wake of Va...

September 18, 2018

Hey Everyone!

As we are transitioning into autumn, I thought I'd share with you my favourite transitional coat. You can't go wrong with a good trench coat to see you through those in-between weeks when a full on coat would be too warm and no coat at all might give you a...

May 26, 2018

There’s a timeless simplicity to the pull of home. And though, for me, there won’t ever be as strong a pull as that of Nigeria, there remain certain places in the world where I feel right at home, to the point of being pulled to go back again and again (This was my sec...

March 25, 2018

Hey beautiful people. Hope you’re all doing well!

Yesterday, I was having a telephone conversation with a friend I hadn’t spoken to in a while, and at a particular point when I was giving him the rundown of things happening in my life, I got super excited, voice went up...

February 19, 2018

Because it's a legends birthday tomorrow (February 20th), I thought I'd drop a quick list of my top 5 movies starring Sir Sidney Poitier. I fell in love with Sidney in 1996/7, as a young girl watching “To Sir, with Love”, in which he plays the phenomenal teacher Mark T...

February 11, 2018

Hey guys,

Hope you’re all having a great 2018 so far! It’s been a pretty tough start to the year on my side, dealing with different things, from parent sickness (both of them) to job dissatisfaction and a host of other things. I’m even losing my hair, and any one that k...

December 16, 2017

Christmas and New Year is fast approaching, and it is not uncommon to be reminded of the importance of being grateful. Even if you haven’t achieved everything you wanted to this year, even if you’re not where you “should” be, even if your health has deteriorated, even...

October 28, 2017

“The joy of the Lord is my strength” has become one of those popular phrases that people (believers and non-believers) use so much, and quite often out of context. Like a sort of catchphrase or slogan, to the point of semantic satiation. So I wanted to understand the t...

September 16, 2017

On Thursday night I went to the cinema to watch Wind River, so here’s my review on it :)… Don’t worry, its spoiler free :)

Wind River is written and directed by Taylor Sheridan, who wrote Scicario and Hell or High Water, though this is Sheridan’s directorial debut. Wind...

September 12, 2017

Hey Everyone! Hope you're all well :) Today I'd like to convince you to sleep in your birthday suit... obviously, I think I have some pretty cogent reasons. We know getting a good night's sleep is an essential part of leading a healthy life, and there are a number of t...

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