Una Mattina mi son alzato: Money Heist Season 4 Review

Por Nairobi: O bella ciao, bella ciao, bella ciao, ciao ciao! I should have had this post out last week but I decided to give you all more time to catch up. so I know I don't need to be so loud but DISCLAIMER: SPOILERS BELOW. It takes much more courage to be in love… Continue reading Una Mattina mi son alzato: Money Heist Season 4 Review

To All The Health Workers & Essential Workers…

and if you know one, pass this along 🙂 My Econ textbook says a life is worth $10 million dollars. So, if that's true, how much do we you when this is all over? Is it more than the bailouts the aviation industry is getting? Are there enough trees to print out $10 million for… Continue reading To All The Health Workers & Essential Workers…

The Skin I Live In: March Empties

Because I'm too dynamic to stick to the same old products... So over the past month I forged on bravely as I fought the evils of acne and hyperpigmentation. The products I'll be talking about below have been used long before the month began but they ran out last month and as such are my… Continue reading The Skin I Live In: March Empties

What I Ate In A Week

Remember when I said I was 5-star Michelin chef? “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” Virginia Woolf, A Room of One's Own Okay so I don't make up my own recipes, I'm a pescatarian and also don't eat dairy. I spent a week making some vegan and pescatarian… Continue reading What I Ate In A Week

I Wore Red Lipstick Every Day For A Month

More like 13 days... “If you don’t risk anything, you risk even more.” Erica Jong I never wear red lipstick. I never even wear lipstick but red is too bold for me, too bright. One thing I didn't like was that it would highlight my hyperpigmentation; which is not cute. Also, it would come off… Continue reading I Wore Red Lipstick Every Day For A Month

Which Quarantine Qween Are You?

Disclaimer: The quarantine queen title is gender-inclusive 🙂 All over the world, people are being quarantined and are being compelled to practice social distancing. We are trying desperately to remain sane in a world that seems bordering on the insane. So, the time is just right for us to ponder, reflect, meditate, and discover the… Continue reading Which Quarantine Qween Are You?

The Quarantine Routine

Do you lot even have one? “It couldn’t last. Everyone was just killing time. But if all they did was kill time, time would end up killing them.” Michael Grant, Gone So I've seen a lot of articles about how to stay productive and how to be entertained and busy while in self-isolation but I haven't read… Continue reading The Quarantine Routine

These Lips Were Made To Shine

And no-one's day is ever complete without an unholy amount of lipgloss. “A little lip gloss goes a long way.” Erin Dionne, Models Don't Eat Chocolate Cookies I have big lips. It took me a while to get over the institutional racism and colourism that comes with being a dark-skinned black woman, but as you can see… Continue reading These Lips Were Made To Shine

How To Be Vegan-Adjacent, While Also Being Nigerian

You can choose what you want to eat, you can choose what you do not want to eat, but you can't choose your family-- or your tastebuds, basically. “Food is a central activity of mankind and one of the single most significant trademarks of a culture.”Mark Kurlansky, 'Choice Cuts' (2002) Disclaimer: (i) You don't have… Continue reading How To Be Vegan-Adjacent, While Also Being Nigerian

What To Do When You Suspect Your Roommate Has COVID-19

It's getting very scary out there, but what happens when that dark cloud comes into your apartment? Roommates are like a box of cheap fireworks, you never know what they will do next.Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls Whatever country you're reading this from, in whatever climate your reading this, your country is probably in a… Continue reading What To Do When You Suspect Your Roommate Has COVID-19