My darlings! I’m sorry for my absence. After a busy few months in the mean streets of London, I’m taking a well-deserved break. I’m spending the festive season with my folks in Nigeria. I’ve lived away from home for most of my life, but the truth is that you never get used to being away … Continue reading Where The Heart Is
My love for Tevin Campbell runs deeper than the ocean. You need to know this about me. In fact if I ever wrote a novel, it would be called “We Need to Talk About Tevin.” You know how there’s always that one song permanently playing in your head? The one you sing in the shower/hum … Continue reading Soundtrack to My Weekend: Can We Talk? Tevin Campbell
Darlings, it’s been a good week for awards! I can just see myself standing up on stage now, clutching my award. I’m in a glittering gown, hair swept back in a sleek chignon, just one tasteful tear swept away by an impeccably manicured hand. “This is so unexpected! I’d just like to thank my mum…” … Continue reading The Liebster Award
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, so I made this little mash-up to display a few of my favourite (pink) things. Clockwise from the top middle: 1. My beloved Revlon Just Bitten Lipstain in “Sweetheart Valentine” 2. Hot pink gel polish with a silver glitter feature nail 3. Mix and match pink nail art on … Continue reading Weekly Nail (and Lip) Gasm- Think Pink!
“Mummy, why come my hair isn’t soft like yours?” I drop the comb into my lap and sigh. “It’s HOW come, baby. How come.” She shuffles round to look up at me from her spot on the floor, and my breath catches in my throat. Every time I look at her I see her father. … Continue reading Untamed
I actually can’t count the ways in which I love this town. I just can’t. It’s a vibrant, gorgeous city with a small-town feel. This is the first time I’ve lived in a place where I felt like I was on the inside, rather than on the outside looking in. Falling in love with Melbourne … Continue reading How do I love thee, Melbourne…