DO I NEED A BRIDAL PARTY?

I went for a wedding a few months back. Let’s call the couple Mr & Mrs X. They had no bridal party, like no bridesmaids, grooms men, flower girls, ring bearer nothing! The bride just walked down with her Dad and that was pretty much it. It did look a bit bizarre to us who…

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TNBO| Nigerian Wedding Souvenirs

Last Saturday I did some spring cleaning & decluttering in my house. After my clean out I counted numerous trays, mugs, buckets, bowls, and jotters – all with names of couples wishing them conjugal bliss. These items were received as souvenirs at weddings that I had attended since July 2017 till date. This got me…

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The Hair Net And The Wrapper

The other night I wore wrapper and hair net to bed. You know that type of hair net that will accommodate every single strand of hair no matter how much attachment or weave you used. I don’t know what came over me because I don’t usually do that, I guess it was because NEPA took…

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The ‘New Year, New Me’ Cliche

Ya’ll know the drill now; it’s that time of the year where we make New Year’s resolutions. It’s time to start that ‘New Year, new me’ cliché. If like me you don’t do New Year’s resolutions how do you keep yourself on track and make sure that you’re not remaining stagnant? Instead of New Year’s…

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Hashtag #IsItYourWedding?

These last few weeks have gone #BAAD2017 crazy. Shout out to those of us who were not able to make it to the wedding in flesh because we are waiting for our passports, but we managed to attend via social media. I even had to renew my data twice for this wedding, hope Adesua &…

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I think my IJGB fever has expired

My friend recently invited me to the launch of a new makeup line in Lekki. Surprisingly I wasn’t too keen on going. Me before would jump at the opportunity to get away from the Mainland & go to the Island. But I just wasn’t feeling this event, maybe because I knew the kind of audience…

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TNBO | GET TO KNOW ME AND MY 3 IN 1

On the 15th May 2017, I bought my one way ticket to Nigeria. I’ve never bought a one way ticket to anywhere before. As I put my credit card details in and the payment processing page was loading, my heart began to sink, my mind began to ponder, was I doing the right thing? Leaving…

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