SELF|25 Things That Make Me Happy

This post is about the simple things that make me happy. Happiness is anything we make it out to be because we have power over what makes us happy or sad. Now, before I get all serious with y’all, this is a fun post 😃. I’m sharing 25 things that make me happy to make…

LIFESTYLE|Places in Lagos: An Afternoon at Café Jade

Hi, hope your week has been great so far? mine has been normal and I’m waiting for something different to spice it up. Last week, I had a lunch meeting at Cafe Jade. Cafe Jade is located in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos and it was my first time here. I had been looking forward to…

POEM|Confessions

This is my confession as cool as I seem, I’m still dreaming chasing stars I’m still working not minding the scars I’m still learning grooming the best me I’m still searching chasing not stopping I’m still lost in this universe I’m still looking for my happily ever after Do you have anything to confess??? Feel…

HEALTH|My 72 hours Water Fast Experience

Hello there, have you ever fasted? If you have, have you gone 24hours without a meal? Well, I went 72 hours without food!!! Typing this out is even weird. I never thought I could do it but I did and I’m sharing my experience in this post. A water fast is a deliberate attempt to…

POEM|I am Woman

I am strong I am powerful I can do anything I am woman I teach I lead I impact I am woman I nurture I protect I mentor I am woman I’m a cleaner I’m a cook I’m a doctor I am woman I’m invisible I’m unappreciated I’m belittled I am woman I am unfailing…

BLOG|My One Year Blog Anniversary – My Blogging Journey So Far

My blog is one year old!!!! I received the notification below from wordpress that I registered my blog a year ago. I knew I started blogging in March but I didn’t remember the exact date. Alas, I’ve been blogging for a whole year. That’s a long time and I’ve come a long way since my…

SELF|If We Were Having Tea

Let’s get a bit personal shall we? I try not to make my posts personal and the only time a bit of me reflects in my posts is in my poems. However, in the spirit of trying new things, I’m giving this a shot. I’m a tea lover and I’m always ready to have tea…

LIFESTYLE|Places in Lagos: Noir Lagos

If you live in Lagos you must have heard about NOIR. It’s one of the new most talked about(trending) restaurants in Lagos at the moment. My visit to Noir wasn’t planned at all but I’m glad I finally got to experience it. I went with my brother Luki and my sister-in-law, Dee. Let’s get on…

LIFESTYLE|SLAY Festival 2018: Through My Eyes

I started following @sheleadsafrica on instagram towards the end of last year and I wondered why it took me so long to find them. She Leads Africa is a community that helps young African women achieve their professional dreams. I’m all for women supporting women so a platform that promotes and encourages women leading is…

POEM|In My Dreams

I loved staying awake Now I want to sleep all the time Cos I’m certain I’ll see you in my dreams Written by Mariam Shittu

LIFESTYLE|Places in Lagos: Samantha’s Bistro

Hi guys, this is my first Places in Lagos post for the year and it’s about a restaurant I had heard of for so long and hadn’t been to. I wasn’t gonna do a post about my experience here because I didn’t go with the intention of doing a post for the blog and I…