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    Styled by Demoire: How I wore my ponytail hairstyle for a month?

    As an African lady who is proud of the curly nature that comes with black hair, I avoid ponytail hairstyle. This hairstyle normally do not last for more than two weeks. (Most stylist pre-inform you so you know that you can’t wear it for so long- more like a disclaimer that comes with the hairstyle.). Aside the fact that it doesn’t last, it is fast and affordable to make. i.e. if the hair extension is not so pricey. Last Month, I made my hair from Demoire brand. She needed a model for hair and gets to keep it. (Who am I to pass off such offer) . Also her work…

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    My Day-out at Freedom park:things to do at freedom park, Lagos island

    This year, i have decided to live to the fullest any opportunity i get. Hence, I visited freedom park at Lagos island. This park is one of the most affordable vacation spot to visit. It is just a tricycle away from Obalende, Lagos Island. Freedom park used to be the then Queen’s prison yard. This prison housed thieves, activist and other notorious criminals. It is now a recreational center holding some of its memories in place like the “prison” which are still retained as well some of its structures. The gate fee for entry into freedom park is 200naira. It allows you access to all the facilities available at the…

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    How to process your e-yellow card for your international travels?

    Yellow fever vaccination is mandatory for travelers to and fro Nigeria. This is to prevent the transmission of yellow fever especially in countries with high risk. High risk countries that are prone to yellow fever are in Africa as well as some part of Americas. As a traveler it is advisable to get all your document in place before leaving the country. This is to prevent some unpleasant experiences at the airport. (There are weird stories of people that found themselves grounded at the airport. Cases where some officials threaten to inject you with the vaccine or you pay a bribe. Which will you choose as Nigerian. I’d rather pay…

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    My Day-cation at Eleko Beach: Fun things to do at Lil Zanzibar cottage.

    A trip to the beach is an opportunity to show your beach body. Knowing full well that it takes a lot of self discipline to achieve a breath taking beach body. It is also a time to enjoy the sun, cool breeze of the sea and serenity of the beach environment. In every of my vacations, i prefer to go with a group so i went out with my Hang out buddy team. We were all anxious to know where this beach will be. it is because the location was undisclosed to us from the onset. The ride to Eleko beach is a long one and our first stop over…

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    Visa Free Vacation Spot In Africa :5 African countries that your can visit visa Free as a Nigerian.

    Visa free countries makes it easier for travelers to see the world. It removes that extra process in planning a trip to another country. (i.e. the Visa processing stage and also the heart ache from a “Declined” entry). It also reduce the cost of travel incurred from visa processing. As Nigerian, It is sometimes difficult to get visa to other countries. This may be due to several reasons that are beyond our control. Hence, it is better to seek for places to Visa free so as to avoid the hassle that comes with it. Here are 5 African countries you can visit proudly as a Nigerian without any stress or…

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    My Day trip to Olumo rock: all you need to know.

    Olumo rock is one of my 2019 bucket vacation spot. (squashing some goals for the year already….girl needs to acknowledge little wins). It is a place that i have always longed to visit. Hence, I finally ticked off Olumo rock from my bucket list vacation spot or wish list this year. Olumo rock is a place with historical relevance to the people of Egba Land. Worthy of note is that the town where this rock is located “Abeokuta” means under the rock. A name coined from the fact that Olumo rock was a place of refuge for the Egba’s during the 1830 intercity war. My day trip to Olumo rock…

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    My vacation Bucket list: top 5 affordable places to consider for your 2019 travel bucket list

    Travelling or vacationing is an important part of my yearly must-do. ( well……its part of my new year resolution). This helps to mitigate one of the challenges which I usually encounter with vacationing i.e finances .(adulting is quite hard……a major part of income goes to “family business” – a usual saying of my friend).This year, I have put together my top 5 affordable vacation spot for my 2019 bucket list. it includes; Olumo rock, Ado-awaye town, Freedom park, La campagne tropicana, and Nike art gallery. Also read 5 places to visit on a budget: how to enjoy valentine on a budget with your beloved. Freedom Park, Lagos Island Freedom park…

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    5 places to visit on valentine that are budget-friendly

    Valentine is the season of love, so everyone is seeking for ways to give their loved ones a treat. The usual expectations from people this period is either a wrapped gift or eating out in a romantic restaurant or red roses. This brings to mind my experience on BRT last year, the traffic was “mad“. A guy with a bag full of gifts was whining on the bus because he was late for his date with bae. It made me wonder how much he would have spent on those gifts. (Well I guess his bae is lucky). It goes to show that going to the “moon & back” to make our loved…

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    How to balance blogging with your regular job/Education.

    Working a day job(Typically called 9-5 but sometimes it can drag till late evening) and blogging is quite an herculean task. Sometimes i feel like throwing in the towel and giving up all. (It is more challenging for me as i have to balance work, blogging and schooling. Sometimes i wish i have super powers). The phrase “work – life balance” hardly applies to professionals in Lagos state as there are so many stressors and the mounting traffic in the evenings is top of the list. Sometimes it gets so bad that is span for hours especially the festive season and you literally cross off your evening to do list.…

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    TBA Hangout: A Day Out with the blogger’s advocate at Jhalobia park and gardens, Ikeja

    TBA network and chill event was fun all the way.(TBA is an acronym for the blogger’s advocate).It is forum for bloggers to network, learn and grow together. The hang out venue is Jhlobia parks and Gardens, Ikeja. Jhalobia parks and gardens is a beautiful, secluded garden with well groomed landscape. It is serene, breath taking , private park with a cozy home away from home feel. It is located at Hajj camp ground, air port road, Ikeja. The team was looking forward to a fanciful hang out at this natural park. Locating the Park. Jhalobia park was quite easy to locate. (although I almost missed my way) .It is a…