If one thing that traveling has taught me, its how different cultures are all over the world. You learn new ones and most times you arrive at the realization that what you grew up knowing is different from whats it's actually out there. Especially if you grew up somewhere in a tiny west African country … Continue reading DIFFERENT CULTURES, DIFFERENT PEOPLE
Yeah right. I know what you thinking. Possibly you might be wondering how a grown up adventurous lady like me can't swim. Hell kids know how to now. Well thing is I just don't know to swim. I wasn't taught, I never had the opportunity to learn and yes its coming in my way of … Continue reading HELP!!! I DON’T KNOW HOW TO SWIM.
As continued from the part one. If you haven't read yet. You could find it here..... I booked my train ticket at the convenience store and headed to the train station bidding goodbye to my new-found friends at the hostel. My plan was to head straight to Bawuwangi Baru where the Ijen carter volcano was but … Continue reading GETTING TO BALI OFF THE BEATEN PATH (2)
Indonesia is known for is it tropical island Bali. When it popped up in my south-east Asia itinerary, i looked forward to seeing this famous island with its paradise images . Being a wanderer I wanted to get there off the beaten path by traveling through Java, the locals way . I flew in from … Continue reading Getting to Bali off the beaten Path (1)
I got to experience Bali’s Nyepi festival (also known as the day of silence) on 17 March. Frankly, in the days leading up to this significant observance for Hindu’s in Bali, I didn't know why signs kept shooting up about it, and wondered if it was some kind of carnival or festival. It was not … Continue reading The Balinese Nyepi Festival ( Day Of Silence)
Being the wanderer that I am, it is normal for me to roam from place to place. Often times when i travel, its rare that i will stay at one accommodation or one location for the whole of my trip. I book different rooms for a short period of time at different locations in other … Continue reading 5 Ideal Places To Stay In Bali-Indonesia
So its been a while since I posted up here after my new year resolutions post. As I had said in that list, there are many things I want to achieve this year and I have been able to achieve two of them so far..... well lets say two for now and hopefully the rest as … Continue reading 6 Reasons To Love Bali – Indonesia
Yeah I know, I am late but hey why should i be on time like everyone when it's not even a competition, well for me it took time to really list down all my plans as actually i am planning to achieve them all and not list them down for listing sake .It took me … Continue reading MY NEW YEAR PLANS
I find it surprising when people think Africa is a country and most times I find it annoying when asked this questions that my reply comes of as rude. I am like, Africa is a continent with 52 countries and Ghana is a country in Africa, it's just like saying the whole of south-east Asia … Continue reading WEIRD QUESTIONS I GET ASKED ABOUT AFRICA
Its that merry time of the season where families come together to show love. Its a season of togetherness and to appreciate friendships and the people we have in our lives. Today,i am not writing about my kinky hair or my therapy travel but to wish each and every reader and follower on my blog … Continue reading SEASON GREETINGS
Coming to the Philippines my initial fear or my constant fear of going to any country for that matter is being discriminated against or disrespected due to my racial group which of course is like a worry for any cautious black person who travels. Though there are less black people here which I have seen … Continue reading THE PHILIPPINES AND ME
I remember most times staring at myself in the mirror and not happy at the reflection staring back at me. The stretch marks, the side rolls the kinky African hair the size 8 full-figured body, the huge thighs that rub together and being disgusted at myself simply because the media and society have a standard … Continue reading SELF LOVE
Being an African girl and not really into hair extensions and I am constantly rocking my natural hair either in a high puff after twist out. Actually its my signature look and i love it. Most times i constantly watch YouTube videos the whole day to come up with different hairstyles for my hair and … Continue reading TRAVELING WHILST KINKY
Being a single introvert means most times am left on my own. Most of the time where i am bored or either getting jealous at the instagrammers I follow on who somehow i feel are rubbing their relationship to my face through my feed. There wouldn't be a feed where an insatgrammer wont post how amazing their … Continue reading MY FIVE FAVORITE TV SHOWS
So in my previous post here A TRAVELLING INTROVERT if you haven't read it yet, I highlighted my challenges of traveling alone. From being an introvert who likes to spend most of her time indoors and traveling alone equals to no fun at all. Mauritius was like my failure as i never got to see … Continue reading A TRAVELING INTROVERT (MANILA)
I have started embarking on solo travels to some destinations of which Mauritius is first on my list. It was my intention to spend short stays at each destination, maybe derive some inspirations from each stay and incorporate it into my writings as I discover myself in unfamiliar environments. Being an introvert ,i told myself … Continue reading A TRAVELLING INTROVERT
I basically started blogging to post my books , my articles and thoughts and create a platform who might support me when I finally bring out my debut book. looking back on it now i have seen how i have come a long way and how i have grown to know who i am as … Continue reading LESSONS I LEARNT IN BLOGGING
Writing has always been a passion and starting this blog is basically baby steps towards becoming the published author I want to become. I have been low key writing eBooks I haven't shared with my readers because basically I think its not good enough but thinking of it I felt sharing with people to seek … Continue reading SOLD BY TRADITION- FIRST BOOK WRITTEN
After about five days of being here I actually haven't even stared my adventure yet, basically because my hotel was far off in the south of Mauritius at a place called Maheborg and I wasn't actually feeling the vibe. I currently moved to an airbnb apartment which is like the cleanest I have ever seen … Continue reading ADVENTURERS I PLAN ON EMBARKING IN MAURITIUS.
Coming to Mauritius was really exciting as I planned on seeing so many things and experience the island life whilst creating memories before moving on to my next destinations. Initially due to an encounter I wrote on a previous blog post with immigration which had somehow killed that excitement ,I am recovering the excitement back … Continue reading MY FIVE FIRST OBSERVATIONS OF MAURITIUS
Its been quiet sometime since I posted on here as I was planning my a backpacking adventure I plan on embarking. My first start will be from Mauritius and then to the next destinations accordingly. It was fun planning this trip as I kept thinking of all the fun I will have at all those … Continue reading MY GREEN PASSPORT
Cinnamon is mostly known for use in baking but that sweet-scented wood has other benefits. It is antioxidant, anti bacterial and anti fungal which mostly help in health and other benefits useful in the beauty world. Below are five uses of the cinnamon in a beauty routine through diy. Face mask. Cinnamon when used with … Continue reading FIVE USES OF CINNAMON IN BEAUTY ROUTINE
I woke up this morning with the zeal to write an article for my blog but sat behind my laptop clueless on what actually to blog about. I was like where did all my ideas go to? I should have written them down somewhere so when I experience lack of creativity I pick up a … Continue reading MY WRITERS BLOCK
After having great feedback on the diy to the avocado mask i posted about a week ago, i have decided to share this other mayonnaise protein treatment i use to prevent breakage and retain strength in my hair routine. Like the avocado mask, all this ingredients are found in the kitchen and pretty easy to … Continue reading MAYONNAISE HAIR MASK
A WOLF'S TALE......For a few days now, i have been busy with my blog page; re branding. I was on word press primary subscription which doesn't allow me install plugins. The only option was to upgrade before i could install plugins which kind of sucked. I felt my page was boring, with nothing going on … Continue reading BLOGGER TURNED COMPUTER GEEK.
Taking pictures yesterday I realized how my hair had grown over the few months of using homemade recipes and non store-bought products. Having a big chop in december last year and seeing this growth over the few months ,I am over whelmed and i decided to take a breath and blog about what i did to experience such … Continue reading A DIY FOR HEALTHY HAIR GROWTH
So today, I wanted to write a blog post and couldn't decide on the topic to blog about. I spent hours going over in my head bubbling with ideas and couldn't place my finger on what I should write about especially since its being a while i wrote something on here. Sometimes a writer's mind … Continue reading FIVE THINGS ABOUT ME.