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A New Beginning.

A New Beginning.

This post is largely for my Readers to get to know me, why I chose to start this blogging journey, the kind of content I hope to produce, and for what purpose…

Hello, 2018…

Hello, 2018…

The new year is here and I’m sure we are mostly brimming with resolutions. This is not my first time setting goals, but it’s not stopping me. I’m optimistic that there will be a different outcome in this year. These are mine for the year, […]

5 Favourite Foods in 2017

5 Favourite Foods in 2017

Living alone for the first time with a lot of my time on my hands, I decided to start trying the recipes I keep drooling over on food blogs and also keep an open mind to trying the northern cuisine. It didn’t always turn out well. The first vegetable soup I prepared with Spinach here was tasteless, glory to God, I wasn’t afraid of my mother appearing to knock sense into my head so I jejely ate biscuits and slept. But some of them turned out great.

The 2018 Lipglossmaffia Reading Challenge…

The 2018 Lipglossmaffia Reading Challenge…

I’ve been waiting for this list. who’s up for a challenge?

My 5 Favourite Books of 2017

My 5 Favourite Books of 2017

I can’t stop raving about this book. It’s written in Epistolary form; a collection of letters and journal entries of two best friends. It spans through their birth, meeting,teenage years, heartbreaks, love, marriage, childbirth, loss and growth. Debbie’s characters are strong, it was so easy to identify with their pain and happy times. If you love So long a letter by Mariama Ba, then you will love this. I recommend it to anyone who loves books themed on the friendship and bond between women.

Dear Fraud.

Dear Fraud.

Today, the cloud was angry in Bauchi. First, she fumed and sulked in the morning, throwing tantrums; threatening us with thunder and lightning. When I chose to ignore her and get much needed air outside  — after being cooped up in my apartment —  she bristled at my pertinence and wept. She must have needed it because she calmed after her teary outburst and I sneaked out of the cover I had taken