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. Continue reading Book Review: On Becoming Toke Makinwa

Frugal is Not Cheap

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 girl’s guide to successfully managing our personal finances. It’s not another how-to-get-rich book, but it certainly … Continue reading Book Review: Frugal Isn’t Cheap

Travel Girl Suitcase

Why Travelling is Good for You

It is always fun to travel. My earliest memory of traveling is staring out at the trees speeding past on either side of the endless stretch of road, and then drifting in and out of sleep in the backseat of my dad’s Peugeot 504. This year, I’ve been blessed to travel often, both locally and abroad, and even now, the steady hum of the engine, plane or car, still sends me to sleep. Continue reading Why Travelling is Good for You

Three Black women

Why We Are Still Bestfriends

It’s been 15 years of friendship and I’m often asked how we’ve held it together after all this time.

So, I decided to interview my girls and answer this question once and for all.
It’s been 15 years of friendship and I’m often asked how we’ve held it together after all this time.

So, I decided to interview my girls and answer this question once and for all. Continue reading Why We Are Still Bestfriends