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How to train your dragon – These dragons trained me

My people!! My baby (who’s no more a baby) cousin was home on mid term break recently, so I decided to take him to see a movie, and he wanted to watch a part of this animation series called ‘How […]

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Salons, wigs and this fast paced life

Hey guys!!! I have a short story to tell … (it’s short this time, I promise) I was at the salon some weeks ago to make my hair. It was the new year, and one thing that’s typical of a […]

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Generations of Eve – The musical

Eve was the first but she wasn’t the last – Sara Groves   *This post is based on the song ‘generations’ by Sara Groves, and you can click on this link to listen to it as you read I live […]

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Harmattan heat with a hint of hope 2

Harmattan

Dry season/harmattan rants here again (harmattan heat is pretty much over now in Lagos, you guys!!) Plus lessons to learn of course *winks A few mornings ago, I woke up and was getting ready for work. While locking the house […]

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Harmattan heat with a hint of hope

Harmattan on this side of the world (Nigeria) has been all shades of crazy, but even worse has been the Lagos heat: I feel like anything could cook in this heat mehn, even human beings. Harmattan makes it worse, because […]

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2017 in retrospect

Prelude Hi guys! I’m so glad to be alive and writing this for the third year in a row *inserts a dancing smiley. I didn’t know it was going to become a ‘thing’ when I was doing it the first […]

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Sometimes I still Laugh

Sometimes I still laugh

When I first got to Lagos, I used to laugh a lot. I laughed like a crazy person almost at every instance. I laughed. It was one thing I had going for me. Boy, did I laugh. In fact, typing […]

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Lessons on light and darkness from my lazy morning

Lessons on light and darkness from my lazy morning

On this wonderful morning o, I was supposed to go to work, but I kept drifting in and out of sleep, over and over. It was very frustrating. I tried and tried to get up from bed, so many times, […]

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Our very own rainbow

Our very own rainbow There’s this myth that’s been ongoing for years and it’s that God uses the beautiful rainbow to remember not to punish us. When He sees the rainbow, he’s like ‘shoot! I remember! Lemme behave o. I […]

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Lessons from the middle

I lived in the middle for a long time in my life. I still tend towards that end but boy, I’m working so hard to pick a side. All the time. It’s been hard work cos I like to make […]

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