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  • 4 Cheap but romantic ideas to celebrate Valentine - The Black Writer

    4 Cheap but romantic ideas to celebrate Valentine

    Reading Time: 5 mins 28 secs  || 4 Cheap but romantic ideas to celebrate Valentine “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud….” – 1 Corinth 13:4   It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow and I can bet that some people are still clueless about what to do or what gifts to get their partners. Relax, we’ve all been there or rather…

  • Leemah Luxury Natural Nigerian Skin Care Brand - A First Impression

    Leemah Luxury Natural Nigerian Skin Care Brand – A First Impression

    Reading Time 3’52” || Leemah Luxury Natural Nigerian Skin Care Brand – A First Impression   In collaboration with The Bloggers Advocate, I received some products from a natural Nigerian skincare brand called Leemah Luxury. They have a range of luxury products made from natural and safe ingredients. In their own words, their products help to achieve a flawless and radiant skin. For someone who recently just started paying attention…

  • Abuja Living X Weekend Dose || My Saturday Brunch at Code Cafe

    Abuja Living X Weekend Dose || My Saturday Brunch at Code Cafe

    Reading Time: 1’35” . Abuja Living X Weekend Dose || My Saturday Brunch at Code Cafe “Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.” Henry Ford   I’m going to be very honest with you. I sat staring at my laptop for over 3 hours thinking of how to start this post. In those 3 hours, I seriously considered stopping blogging. It feels as though…

  • Abuja Living|| My Dawaki Hike Adventure- All you need to know

    Abuja Living|| My Dawaki Hike Adventure- All you need to know

    Reading Time: 3’15” || My Dawaki Hike Adventure- All you need to know “We are born to take adventures” The Black Writer   Have you ever been lost in a forest? Scratch that, I meant mountain (allow a girl to be extra) Well… I have and unexpectedly, was very exciting. I promised myself more unconventional fun and exploring this year and of course living in Abuja which is one of…

  • Ankara Fashion Trends|| All Fringed up

    Ankara Fashion Trends|| All Fringed up

    Reading Time: 0’50” Ankara Fashion Trends|| All Fringed up Dayum, Baby, you look good! Been AWOL for a while now, blame it on too many activities and improper time management. Yes! I’m accepting all the blame here. This post is to show you how beautiful I looked on Saturday at the Inauguration of my church and drop a few lessons learned these past few weeks; myself lately post will be up soon.…

  • Thrift Fashion || Thrifting in Lagos - What to wear

    Thrift Fashion || Thrifting in Lagos – What to wear

    Reading Time: 1’26”  Thrift Fashion || Thrifting in Lagos – What to wear Thrifting is shopping through clutters of grades of second-hand clothing items usually at a really cheap price. All through my university days, thrifting was a major part of my wardrobe diaries; my school was located close to a major thrift market and we had vendors bring thrift items to the hostel. I went thrifting the other day and…

  • Happy Valentine’s Day : A love letter to Myself…

    Staring at the blank screen for twenty minutes now, I am in awe, I do not even know where to start from, to start describing how amazing you are. When I look at your face, it is a reminder of how great an artist our God is. He took his time, paid attention to every tiny detail and made you perfect just for me. I love the way your eyes…

  • Myself Lately VI

    Last year was hectic, at some point I stopped blogging, I gave into the stress. Between the last myself lately and this, a lot has gone down but I do not want to dwell on that, new year, new posts. In the meantime, you can still check out my 2016 post HERE. This post usually takes the taking stock format but today I don’t feel like doing it that way…

  • Words from 2016!

    Circumstances, fear, pain, hurt, and anger wants me to say 2016 was a bad year but I am too strong a woman to give in.  I will not play the victim card, rather I will choose to look at things from a positive view and let the lessons I have learned guide me. Everything in life is indeed a choice, we are the choices we make. 2016 brought so many…