Nigerians and the “How Are You?” Question

How are you is probably one of the most overused sentences in the conversation dictionary – perhaps it’s not just a Nigerian thing. How are you can be asked in various ways around the world ‘how ya doing’, ‘how are ya’ ‘howdy’ etc., but I’m focusing in Nigeria based on my experience. I recall an experience when a pastor I …

Can Life Be Search Engine Optimised?

I finish writing the post. I’ve poured all my heart and emotion into it. Of course, I’ve done the basic stuff like checked for spelling mistakes and linked to my other posts. Yet, the question hovers above. The Yoast Plugin shows a dull, dead grey, challenging me to turn it green. I’m perplexed. Confused. I’m a bad blogger. The Catalyst …

August 2018: A Ball of Uncertainties, Losing My Blogging Voice

September is here and it’s clear that this year is moving very quickly. It’s honestly crazy how fast time flies. I’m sure you’re rolling your eyes considering many people say this, but it’s still a wonder. Just 9 months ago I was at church hoping to do better, but I’ve actually become worse than when I first started 2018. It’s …

The Only Black Soap Worthy of Mention

Ewami Essentials is a Nigerian organic skincare brand with a host of products catering not just to your skincare needs, but your scalp.  A month or so ago I received a package of four products, via a collaboration partnership with The Bloggers’ Advocate. I received their body oil, coffee scrub, cleansing grains (face mask powder) and most importantly, their black …