Pretty Like Daisy!

On a Sunday morning, while on holiday at my sister-in-law's in Lagos, I brought out a nice tee shirt and pair of jeans for my daughter to wear to church. My five years old daughter flat out rejected my choice of clothes, stating that she wanted a pretty dress like Daisy (Daisy is her eight…

Shuffle the Narrative

As I scrolled through my IG feed this morning, I saw a nice picture of an old school mate on a boat; looked like one of those Dubai boat cruise pictures. The first line of her caption read “#TBT  birthday week, had a boat cruise…’’ and I thought to myself; she must be living her…

Sexism; Of the Woman, by the Woman!

I got back home from work the other day to find both my kids running a fever AGAIN!! We had visited the hospital three days prior, when my older kid started running a temperature. The doctor diagnosed a virus, prescribed medication to manage the fever and advised me to monitor him closely while the virus…

Journey of Faith; Cool, Calm, Complicated?

Funmi and I live 15mins apart but hardly see each other (because, LIFE!). She is one of those friends I respect so much because she's as real as they get, says things as she sees them and oh so driven (story for another day). One sunny afternoon, we had the opportunity to catch up when she…