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5 Unusual Christmas Gifts Your Children Will Thank You For

It’s that time of the year again. ‘Tis the season to be jolly with jollof rice, chicken, new clothes, snappy hairdos and of course, gifts. As parents, it is our duty, it seems, to provide our children with a mandatory Christmas gift. And the toy companies are not missing out on the pressure. Everywhere I […]

5 Unusual Christmas Gifts Your Children Will Thank You For

12 Family Christmas Traditions You Should Totally Start

What do you remember most about Christmas as a child? I remember frying chin-chin and the mega cooking preparations we did on the 24th for Christmas lunch. And who can forget shopping for Christmas clothes, winding through the market with my mother looking for an outfit we both liked that the store had my size […]

12 Family Christmas Traditions You Should Totally Start

LOVE LANGUAGE SERIES: Receiving Gifts

Who doesn’t like a freebie? Giving gifts is at the very heart of love. But for some people, receiving and giving gifts is the best way they show just how genuinely they love their partners; that is why it is a love language. Gifts are a symbol of love and visual expression of a loving […]

LOVE LANGUAGE SERIES: Receiving Gifts

LOVE LANGUAGE SERIES: Quality Time

In our previous article, we talked about on love language ideas involving words. There is another important love language that people crave, and it is Quality Time. Have you ever spent all day in a house with someone and the person still claim they didn’t get to spend time with you? That’s because this love […]

LOVE LANGUAGE SERIES: Quality Time

5 Things I Learned From Failing At Work 

The year I gave birth to my son was the year I got my worst performance ranking. To be fair, it wasn’t a bad ranking. It was average. But when you have a reputation as a high performer, average feels like a death blow to your career. To adjust to my new family circumstances, I […]

5 Things I Learned From Failing At Work

Five Love Languages Series: Words of Affirmation

There are five love languages that we need to speak fluently in our marriages and families. Today we start with the first, Words of Affirmation. What is Words of Affirmation as a Love Language? Words of affirmation as a love language is the use of positive words and the right tone of voice to express […]

 How I Kept Intimacy In My Marriage After Having Kids

After our honeymoon, my hubby and I definitely wanted to continue spending a lot of quality time with each other. Along came the kids and it was goodbye to our alone time. First, there was the waking-up-at-night cycle as babies. Then, there was the sleeping in our bed phase as toddlers.  Whenever we tried to […]

How I Kept Intimacy In My Marriage After Having Kids

7 Tips For Solving Conflict In Marriage

For as long as she could remember, doing her Master’s degree was at the top of Kene’s wishlist. As a child, everyone had called her a bookworm. She’d planned to do the Masters immediately after her stint in Law School. But marriage and kids came in quick succession. Undaunted, she’d delved into an active career. […]

7 Tips For Solving Conflict In Marriage

7 Work-Life Balance Tips For Working Moms

As millennial women, we have been told all sorts. You can’t have it all. You have to choose between a career and a family. Work-life balance is unattainable. It’s a myth. And many others. But it’s 2017 and in case you haven’t noticed, women have been breaking glass ceilings in their careers WHILST managing a […]

7 Work-Life Balance Tips For Working Moms

5 Fun Things To Do With Kids in Benin City

Holidays should be a perfect blend of education and fun for children because, ‘all play with no work, makes Jill a hyper girl’. Keeping kids engaged during a long holiday is hard work in Benin City. Here are a few suggestions you could check out.  1. Ogba Zoo Children love animals especially toddlers; so take them […]

5 Fun Things To Do With Kids in Benin City