Amara 3
A few weeks ago my friend told me about the challenges she was having trying to find a decent nanny in Lagos. She had interviewed over 40 nannies ...
You haven’t truly earned your stripes as an ‘Abroadian’ until someone ‘dashes’ you £50 and you’re gobsmacked from the sheer unexpectedness of ...
"Life is short. Have an affair" This is the tagline for online dating site, Ashley Madison. Here's the thing, (for those of you who don't know ...
Last week someone told me the story of a Nigerian journalist who received a hot slap because she dared to ask why a pay cheque of 10,000 Naira ...
Meeting the parents of someone you love, and want to spend the rest of your life with, is extremely nerve wracking. It is such a serious thing ...
Guys, I know I haven't done this in a bit but I was having this discussion a few minutes ago with my friends and Lord have mercy... I knew I had ...
Of all the redundant and meaningless arguments I have seen on social media, the one about a person's age, vis-a-vis, their look, takes the crown. ...
“Michael proposed to me while we were on holiday in Rome. He knows Italy holds a special place in my heart; so when he suggested that we go away ...
On Monday, I mentioned that I was going to announce a giveaway for people who like to write and I'm glad it's finally here. {Click here if you ...
Here is how I spent my weekend: a wedding, where I was filling the role of a plus one for my relative; then I was suddenly thrust with a very ...
A few months ago, I met a Hispanic woman in her late 60s with early onset dementia. Care for her husband had been taken over by the Adult ...
A few weeks ago Omo and I were trawling through the Sales aisle at TK Maxx and I saw a pair of Kurt Geiger flip flops for £12.99. I turned them ...
I know I want to write about superiority complex. I know I can’t make the clock stop ticking so loudly. I know I have been staring at my ...
“With this ring, I thee wed…” The groom is staring at his bride with the intensity of the love he feels. The bride, with glistening eyes can ...
My cousin, Bayo started his career as a robber by nicking jewellery from my Aunty’s house. Bayo was a loose cannon – every time he came to the ...
It was a little antique shop on a crooked road with cobbled stones. The waft of the creme brûlée fragrance caught my attention and I nudged my ...
I stifled the first yawn as I felt it push its way up from the pits of my belly. After a quick dart around to see if no one noticed, I held up ...
Don't you just hate people who can't kiss? It’s a hot mess really! Okay, let's dial this back a few rounds. You meet this super delicious ...
I hated the sound of my neighbour's generator - with a passion. Maybe they never serviced it, maybe the exhaust pipe was just too close to my ...
I was minding my business earlier on today when my friend sent me a message, saying she had been reading stories on the Motherhood In Style ...