I woke up with a jolt one Sunday morning. It was from a sharp pain in my lower back. I knew I was having contractions, but I was ready. Calm even. The pains were sporadic and inconsistent. I’d been expecting the labor pains and I’d done everything I could to get prepared. I really was ready. Or so I thought.
What is the Sunshine blogger award all about?
It is about recognizing the community of fellow bloggers for their creativity and positivity. I want to specially thank Jesusluvsall’s Blog for nominating me for this award. His blog posts are inspirational and they have been so encouraging to me. I thank God for using him as an instrument in this generation. Kindly check out his blog here.
Let’s talk about Marriage!
Marriage is the union between two different people from different backgrounds coming together to be equal and make up a family. Marriage is a natural institution, and a life long affair.
Growing up, my parents always told me something in Yoruba language. It goes thus: “Ile oko, ile eko” ( meaning Marriage is a school). I remember my mum telling me this everytime she told me to do something and I’d grunt 😄.
My parents always told me marriage is where you learn not to be egotistical, but to be altruistic. They are right!
This is to all the women,
That have been silenced.
That are heavy with unnecessary burdens.
That live under the shadows of men.
I came to Italy in my early teens with my younger siblings to live with my mother who had left Nigeria in the late ’90s in search of greener pastures.
It was a tough decision for her to leave her three children and husband,
Do you know that you have to protect your natural hair during summer? The sun rays can dry out your hair which can cause the hair to fall out. UVA and UVB rays can damage the hair and scalp just as much as they do to the skin.