Less, But Better: 15 Highlights and Favourite Quotes

“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” I challenge you to pause more to ask yourself that question.

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Book Review: Essentialism -The Disciplined Pursuit of Less By Greg McKeown

If you have ever felt overworked, stretched, busy but unproductive, overwhelmed by other people’s needs, and lacking personal time because you have difficulty saying no to other people’s requests, this book is for you.

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The Bible in One Year 2017- April

Another month is over and I have to confess that I didn’t finish in time. In fact, it’s taken me a whole week to catch up and I considered not doing a blog post on this month at all. But here we are, God’s grace prevailing. Deuteronomy appears to be

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The Bible in One Year 2017- January

At the start of this year, I decided to read the Bible from start to finish. But, this isn’t the first time. I attempted to do this in 2005 and again in 2011, and both times I didn’t get past Genesis. However, this time I’m using Youversion and I am determined to make it through this year

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Book Review: On Becoming Toke Makinwa

In June 2015, news hit Nigerian media sites that Anita Solomon was pregnant by Maje Ayida, Toke Makinwa’s husband. The scandal lingered because his marriage to the media personality was only a year and six months old. Maje went on to make numerous public apologies on social media and gave an interview on the issue. However, Toke kept mum and has come up with this book a year after the scandal. This silence and mystery created a lot of buzz about the book which was released last week.

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Book Review: Frugal Isn’t Cheap

GET THIS BOOK Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 Last week, our President Muhammadu Buhari launched the “Change begins with me” campaign. In light of this confusing development and our difficult economic predicament, it’s apt to invest in changing our spending behaviour! Frugal Isn’t Cheap: Spend Less, Save More, and Live Better is a

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Book Review: Predator by Wilbur Smith and Tom Cain

GET THIS BOOK Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟 (4/5) Hector Cross is a former Operative in search of vengeance for the murder of his billionaire wife, Hazel Bannock, and Johnny Congo, a criminal mastermind is one of the two men responsible. Johnny manages to escape death row a second time and is also seeking

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Book Review: Killing Kennedy by Bill O’Rielly

JFK was a rich kid turned Naval War Hero after saving the men of PT 109 in 1943. He learnt to take charge and lead even while in the White House; with The Bay of Pigs, the Invasion of Cuba serving as a lesson in cowardice. This prepared him to deal decisively with the Soviet Union Leader Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev during the Cuban Missile Crisis

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Book Review: I Dared to Call Him Father by Bilquis Sheikh

GET THIS BOOK This book tells a compelling, true story by Begum Bilquis Sheikh, a prominent Muslim woman who encountered God in the privacy of her home in 1966. At that time, she was 54 years old, divorced and raising her 4-year-old grandson Mahmud in her family’s ancestral home in

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Review: Seriously…I’m Kidding by Ellen DeGeneres

GET THIS BOOK I’m excited to tell you that this is my fifth book this year. I haven’t reviewed those prior to this but I’m working on it. Ellen DeGeneres is an American comedienne, actress, writer, producer and television host of the multi-award-winning Ellen DeGeneres Show. I can’t say too much

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Black History Month: Reviewing The Invention of Wings

GET THIS BOOK For Black History Month, I enjoyed reading the New York Times Bestseller –The Invention of Wings. It’s my second book this year and it took me about 3 days to read it all. Here’s my review. Background The Invention of Wings is an American historical novel by Sue Monk Kidd, set

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