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Life Update| July 2020

July went by in a flash and I didn’t get to accomplish all the tasks on my to-do list before it ended. As usual with every month, there were highs and lows I had to deal with and I got reminded that adulting is a forever scam.

POEM| My Choices

I could be her
but I am me
I could be similar
but I choose to be different

5 Things I Can’t Live Without

So far, 2020 has been the year of difficult changes for everyone because of the coronavirus pandemic. There are a lot of things we thought we couldn’t live without that we’ve been able to live without.

Places in Lagos| Crepaway

Crepaway is a relatively new restaurant in Victoria Island, Lagos and it’s the last restaurant I ate at before the pandemic reared its ugly head.

I’m An Overcomer

There may be a lot of things that I’m not but let’s talk about the things that I am;
I am a doer.
I am a fighter.
I am a helper.

POEM| I Know My Worth

From the way you look at me,
the way you care for me,
and the way you give to me,
It’s obvious you think

20 Things I Hate About You

I hate that you never let things go.
I hate that you always had to have the last say.
I hate that you were always serious every damn time.
I hate that you didn’t read or believe that reading matters.

POEM| She Will

She will try
She will cry
She will strive
She will thrive 

Is It Wrong to Keep Souvenirs From Past Relationships?

I’m a firm believer that every person you date takes a piece of you with them when they leave. You spend a considerable amount of time with someone you’re dating and because of this, they know almost everything about you.

BEAUTY| Shea Moisture African Black Soap Review

Earlier this year, I ran out of my regular self-made black soap and needed a replacement. At this very moment also, my hormones decided to remind me of my growing age with a persistent increase of acne on my forehead.

POEM| The Quiet Type

I’m considered the quiet type
because I don’t say much
from the onset
and my soft voice betrays me