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Okrika Chronicles : Jewelry Editorial

The Okrika Chronicles are tales from my thrift experiences. In this chronicle we discuss okrika (thrift) jewelry. I rarely wear jewelry and so making the transition from a full head of hair with which I could get away with no jewelry to a being a bald queen who had to double up on the accessories was hard. However, thrifting came through for me, as always. When I found a pile…

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Abuja Festival Checklist

Abuja Festival Checklist

Its festival season in the ‘buj. Very soon a bunch of Abuja festivals will be the place to be. EKPO’s Summer Bbq Fest is this month, TCM Festival should be here soon and so many others. Just this past Saturday was She Leads Africa’s Lafiya Lifestyle Festival. So, I thought that it’d be helpful to provide a checklist of the basics you need. This checklist isn’t so cumbersome so that…

Lifestyle Personal Development

5 Degrees of Inane

As bloggers we focus so much on creating content. We work so hard to fight a creative block. We struggle to stand out in the ether of bloggers. Especially when this is a source of income. Planners and notebooks, electronic schedules and pre scheduled social media posts. Spontaneity is no where to be found. SEO is of number 1 priority. This week my blog and social media activities have been…

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Being Touristy – Victoria and Albert Museum, London

Welcome to part three of the being touristy series. In the last being touristy post, I took you through the Balenciaga, Shaping Fashion exhibit at the Victoria and Albert museum. This post will take you through the V&A museum. As soon as I came out of the exhibit I was beyond pumped, I was excited to explore the museum, first artifacts I came across were a few pieces of fashion…

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Being Touristy- Balenciaga Shaping Fashion

Hello, hello, hello ! I’m back, its the long awaited post, the drama surrounded post, at least the first part of it. So remember last week when I had a mini meltdown on my Instagram stories? if you didn’t see it, let me give you a break down; I mistakenly deleted all my pictures from the Victoria and Albert Museum London which was to form the basis for this post…

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Being Touristy – Natural History Museum, London

Hello, hello, hello! It’s awesome to back on here. So I’ve been in London for two weeks now and have been incredibly busy while being incredibly worried that I cannot create content that I’ve planned for you guys only because I’ve never used a tripod and self shot and I don’t want to waste my time letting my first time be on the content I’ve planned for you guys and…

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Beauty Through the Pain- Nigerian Bloggers for Breast Cancer.

Its October, its breast cancer awareness month and all month long various organizations and individuals have been talking about breast cancer, some even detailing their personal experiences with the disease. A few Nigerian Bloggers from Abuja, Lagos and Ibadan as led by the beautiful Larisa of Larisa Le Fleur and Winifred Atusue have come together to raise awareness and show that there is beauty through the pain. This post is my…