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EID 2017 LOOKBOOK TRADITIONAL IN LACE AND ANKARA 

"LIFESTYLE, STYLE"

Lifestyle Oh hey guys.. Hows the Ramadan going. And the rain. I just wanted to share with you guys the first installment from my Eid 2017 lookbook Traditional in lace and ankara. Old readers, y'all know haleema na.. From leemlarh.com My all time blogger bestie all the way from back in the days of totaldramaqueen, all the Collabo that we did, even one that landed us on the bloggerpoint magazine which you can still find HERE. So typically in Nigeria here, the first day of Eid is usually celebrated wearing traditional attires (which translates to either lace or ankara) because this is the day we go for eid prayers and also the day for visiting long lost family members! (you don't want all those aunties all up in your business so better to stay safe by wearing ankara.…

PERFECT AND AFFORDABLE DIY BIRTHDAY GIFT FOR A TEA/COFFEE LOVER

"LIFESTYLE"
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Lifestyle Last week was my bea's birthday (lol. Danie biko don't come and start teasing me oo) All the gift i wanted to get him were either too expensive or online (which meant it would take another week to get to me) i was genuinely confused. I kept thinking of what to get him. He is like a serious tea lover, So i decided since he loves tea so much, i'll just give him tea! (And there's this great ginger/honey tea we never run out of at home) So i decided to gift him a mug and a pack of tea, a gift that he would genuinely love and make use of, and i don't have to spend a dime! I'll just steal one mug from the storage and bravo! (I hope he doesn't…

EASY TUTORIAL FOR TYING A PRE SEWN TURBAN (BASIC STYLE)

"LIFESTYLE, STYLE"
turban

Lifestyle So i got a lotta request to show i tie my turban (I'm looking at you danie, mary, ummie, becky, Zeenat) and others that i didn't mention. So the turban I use most of the time is that sorta turban that's already sewn (my mom got them for me) i think i have them in about ten colors and I happily rotate them to suit my outfit. (more…)

DEAR SOCIETY.. MY BODY DOES NOT NEED YOUR APPROVAL: HOW TO DEAL WITH BODY SHAMERS.

"LIFESTYLE, STYLE"

Lifestyle You're fat.  You really need to lose some weight. You look so big. What have you been eating. Your (stomach, arms, face, legs) is so fat. You are losing shape. These are a few of the words we hear constantly from body shamers. So yes, my arms are bigger and my cheeks chubbier, so what? Why you have to rub it in my face as if i have comitted a crime by adding "weight" (more…)

LADIES! GET IN HERE: THIS IS HOW TO HAVE AN ENJOYABLE FIRST DATE

"LIFESTYLE"

Lifestyle So last weekend, i went on a date. ? that sounds so weird coming from me, it's been so long i did such a cliché thing and to be honest,  i was lowkey nervous about it, Infact it's been so long since i met a guy (that translates to "it's been so long since i was attracted to a guy") been so caught up with all the world was throwing at me, i completely neglected that part of my life.  (more…)

TBP X WINNYS MEALS RESTAURANT REVIEW ABUJA

"FOOD, LIFESTYLE"

Lifestyle This is a collaborative post between tbp x winnys meals restaurant Abuja. If you were following my last blog, you would know about my love for eating out, and how i wanted to have a directory on my blog for restaurants where people could find good dining in Abuja. Well, the perfect opportunity for me to launch said project on my new blog arrived when thebloggerpoint invited me to a private blogger tasters event last week at winnys meals restaurant in asokoro, Abuja. (more…)