Thoughts

Then and Now: #NeverSayNever

Firstly, shoutout to Ada of Crave Jade for this post which inspired me to do something similar. Remember when the world first discovered Justin Bieber and it felt like nearly every girl was crazy about him? Maybe you don’t. Maybe you weren’t even crazy about him. I remember that time period, and I also was […]

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Thoughts

Oshey, Baddest: On the Dangers of a Risky Lifestyle

I’ve always said I love looking into the lives of people and observing their actions, their lifestyle. I have a confession. I am fascinated by Bobrisky AKA Okuneye Idris Olanrewaju. No, It doesn’t mean I love his lifestyle and support it, but I just don’t know why he is so entertaining to me. Known by his famous […]

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Style

The Style Edit: Inhibitions

Welcome to The Style Edit, my personal style diary. If you haven’t read the first chapter (here), check it out! That is basically the first page of this style diary. I consider myself to have an “aunty” style. Think that one nosy family member who always has something to say but can’t get her life […]

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Lifestyle

5 #GIRLBOSS LESSONS x QUOTES

Sophia Amoruso is the CEO of Nasty Gal, a multi-million dollar company that started as a small store, auctioning vintage clothes on eBay. She recently wrote a book, #GIRLBOSS which has been raved about. I found the book to be quite interesting, though sometimes I could absolutely not relate. One thing I can say is […]

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Lifestyle

Mind on the Month: August

And just like that, a new month has arrived at our doorsteps, bringing us closer to the end of this 2017. Of course, in the spirit of consistency, I am back with another reflective post. Frankly, I don’t know If I should continue. I mean, monthly reflections are a great way to recap the month […]

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Style

The Style Edit: Genesis

Ever since I mastered the joys of the internet, I have always had a thing for saving photos of stuff. Whether I saw an amazing aesthetically pleasing photo on Tumblr, We Heart It, or Pinterest, my instinct was to save. This has led to folders upon folders, filled with all sorts of inspirational photos. When […]

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Blogger Box

CH-CH-CHANGES

When I first started my blog, I honestly (and naively, if I may add) thought that I had the whole package. I’d made a logo, cover page and post signature using my favourite font at that time – Hammerkeys. Fast forward to a few months later, and I’ve gone through so many changes. My blog […]

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Soul | Thoughts

The Day

A piece by Mind of Amaka “Close your eyes, and let us take a few prayer points.” Said the pastor, his voice booming across the large auditorium, carried by the microphone which he clutched tightly. He wore a navy blue suit, looking dapper from top to bottom. On his shiny forehead were beads of perspiration, […]

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Soul

Be Moved: Favourite Gospel Songs

I honestly love music with all my heart. I’m not the best singer, nor do I play any instruments, but there’s something about music that just has a magical effect on me. It can bump up my mood, make me feel sober and reflective (‘Draking’) or just catapult my heart & mind into some kind […]

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