Lifestyle

Long Haul Flights: A Survival Guide (Tried & Tested)

Picture this, after shouting a series of #godwhen? to nobody in particular, you somehow managed to get your life together enough to build up savings for that dream trip. With an overstuffed luggage bag in one arm and neck pillow shoved under your other arm, headphones plugged in and the comfiest pair of shoes you have on, you’re ready to get into that jet-set life! Problem is, it’s going to be a hell of a flight.

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Lifestyle

Being 21: So Far, So Good?

It’s funny I’m writing a blog post with such a title because at this very moment I type this, my face is breaking out, my right middle nail which I patiently grew to badass length has snapped off, my under-wig cornrows are a freaking mess, and my account contains only N3000. Only N3000? actually, it’s …

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Lifestyle

HOW TO ACCEPT THAT YOU’RE A LATE BLOOMER

When you hear the term late bloomer, you probably might imagine an angsty teen staring hard at a bathroom mirror, wondering when the gift of the boob will be bestowed upon her. That, or she’s waiting for the day she can join the period gang. Or some young chap wondering if beard gang is his …

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Lifestyle

5 Things I Regret About My University Experience

University means different things to different people – it’s a place of advancement, of learning. It is a snippet of the big bad world. To me, university is a place of freedom and learning. I entered university in 2016, starting my law degree. Now that I’m in my final semester, It feels so surreal. It …

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Lifestyle

How to Survive Long Layovers

Travel is something nearly all individuals aspire to at a certain point in their lives – it’s the ability to explore, see new sights and experience new cultures and mannerisms. People like me love every bit of the experience, from clutching your arm rest a little firmer as the plane takes off, to that rollercoaster …

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Lifestyle

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 …

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Lifestyle

Do Men Get A Say on Female Sanitary Products?

Sanitary products are a girls best friend whenever the demon known as your period sets up shop at the end of the month, or whenever it usually comes. Periods are actually rude, they just appear sometimes out of the blue (if you’re like my bad half and don’t really keep track of these things) and …

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Diary

My 3 Biggest Fears

What are your biggest fears? I feel everyone faces fear of something at some point in their existence. Be it things like spiders (spiders are disgusting, by the way) or bigger things like burdens of life & adulthood. Basically, fears can either be basic fears, or they can be something bigger. I’m sharing my biggest …

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