Category: Relationships

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16 Things That Happen When Your Sister is Your Best Friend

16 Things That Happen When Your Sister is Your Best Friend

She was there before you asked her to be. You didn’t seek each other out; the universe gifted her to you. It’s for these very reasons that sisters aren’t always best friends. Sometimes, they’re not friends at all. Sometimes, their closeness drifts in or out with age. But, if you’ve been blessed with the sister...

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THIS IS NOT A MOVIE!! BANKY W AND ADESUA ETOMI ARE GETTING MARRIED!!!

THIS IS NOT A MOVIE!! BANKY W AND ADESUA ETOMI ARE GETTING MARRIED!!!

Everyone just received a shocker today. The stars of the wedding party, Banky W and Adesua Etomi are engaged. And no, this is not a movie. IT IS REAL LIFE! Here is a note from Banky W to Adesuwa that he posted on his Instagram page. Dear Susu We crossed paths 2 or 3 times...

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Women Speak In Circles; Men Speak In Straight Lines

Women Speak In Circles; Men Speak In Straight Lines

I am sure you have heard of the phrase: “Women are from Venus, Men are from Mars.” Well it seems that this phrase may be more accurate than we care to admit. I have noticed that I speak a different language from the men around me. It is almost as though we can’t communicate – when I...

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Wearing My Big Girl Pants

Wearing My Big Girl Pants

  I used to be the girl who held on to grudges tightly. Everything was fine as long as you treated me right, but when you offended me, that was it. It would have been better if I at least confronted you about what you had done wrong. But I would do the opposite; I...

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Monday Motivation: Being Bold In The Face Of Adversity

Though the International Women’s Month has gone, we are still celebrating courageous women, and our motivation subject this week is none other than our December 2016 cover girl Omotoke Makinwa. Popularly known as Tokkstar. Omotoke needs no introduction, the radio host/TV Presenter/Brand Ambassador/Best selling Author is known by many, loved by few and talked about...

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The visit to the Optician that changed my optics of life

Hospital visits are very unnerving for me; I remember my experience as a 9year old girl in the hands of a chatty nurse who lost concentration while chatting with her colleague as she was about to give me a shot, somehow the tray got mixed up which led to my receiving the wrong injection that...

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It Happened To Me: Choke Hold

I had just been kissed, oh wow, he kissed me… I smiled sheepishly. Thoughts going through my head, just wow, he liked me, he chose me. He had his pick, but he chose me. Those were my thoughts about Peter; he was good looking, hot to be specific. I am a beautiful girl, but for...

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THE GREEN MONSTER BITES 


Hello, my name is *Sumbo*, I have been having lots of unpretty thoughts lately;feelings of jealousy have been assailing me I need to get this off my chest. My best friend and I have been friends for six years and still going strong. We met at university when we were two naïve girls fresh out of our homes, enjoying first taste of...

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Insights on Improving Mother-Daughter Relationships

Mother-daughter relationships are complex. Some mothers and daughters are best friends. Others talk once a week. Some see each other weekly. Some spar regularly. Some avoid conflict. Others talk through everything. Roni Cohen-Sandler, Ph.D, psychologist and co-author of I’m Not Mad, I Just Hate You! A New Understanding of Mother-Daughter Conflict, said daughters often complain that their...