Month: July 2018

Beginner’s Lessons From The Gym

I like to learn from my surroundings and everything that happens. It’s a thing I learnt from my mom. I remember we used to watch Mexican Soap Operas or Nigerian movies and she would later be explaining how a specific scene reminded her about a certain scripture in the bible. I would often sit there thinking,” What? I thought this was just entertainment?”…

Flat Twist and Curl

Hello lovelies!

It’s been a long minute since I did a flat twist-out on my hair so I decided to try it out this week. As mentioned in this post, I’ve never done a flat twist-out that wasn’t a protective style to begin with. This time I decided to switch it up and not keep my flat twists in for a week before undoing them.…

Nothing New

After last week’s post, it hit me that there is nothing new under the sun. (Ecclesiastes 1:9&10,  1st Corinthians 10:13)

There I was, sitting at my desk, clucking away at the keyboard, pouring my heart out and letting my mind periodically jump in as I shared part of what made me go on hiatus from the blog for a few months.…

Washday Product Update

You know how Clark Kent and (that bald guy: what’s his name?) Lex Luthor are rivals? Or how The Punisher and The Arrow cannot see eye-to-eye since Oliver turned over a new leaf and stopped killing people? That is the kind of arch nemesis-ry or frenemy-hood that goes on between my nails and my hair. Three-quarters of the time, my hair decides to slice through the corner of one or two of my nails.…

Abandoning the Pursuit for Perfection

I had no clever title for this post.

I have been away from this blog for a while. I don’t have an excuse for that. The truth is that, I end up taking more sabbaticals than I should because I desire perfection. I rarely admit it and even more rarely try to hide it. I may drop the ball on some things often, but I always get the backlash from my mind immediately after.…