Movie day gone wrong: lessons learnt the baby way.

Hmm, so here’s my story….. I’m a movie person, before marriage, i could watch move all through the night till day break, i could and i did. I really enjoyed watching movies and luckily there was always supply of chocolate from family and friends so it just complemented each other. If you know me from…

Anniversary Homemade Dinner: Iftar inspiration

If you follow my instagram page, you’d see that i promised to do a post on this anniversary meal from April, well, i finally did it. Been meaning to put this up but so many things have been in the way but again, maybe this is the right time as it will come in handy…

How I met my husband: Anniversary Special.

I was going to share the story of how we met but somehow I didn’t have the time to put it together and also, I don’t know how to write short stories. I tend to write long narrative but today, I’d try to summarize it all. I met “my mushroom” (in uni) through my very…

Fun kids activity: My impromptu Tea Party

I had this small activity with my little ones since last year but I thought with the holiday coming in and the kids being around, most parents might need some fun activity to do with the kids and this is a good one. So, here’s the story behind this Tea Party all about my niece…

My Early Childhood Homeschool Education.

When I say I don’t want my daughter to go to school till she’s five, I get so many wired look I can’t even begin to describe. Yes, she’s not going to school till she’s 5yrs and even then I’d still have to see about it because I intend to home school her. Don’t even…

How to make stew under #1000.

It occurred to me recently that I do most of my things on budget; shopping, planning an event, buying food/ groceries and many more and I’m proud that I do. I mean, it saves a whole lot of money and regardless of how “boxed up” you are, we can all use some extra and save…

Timeliness; One of the realities of life – Agbalumo Lessons of season.

I was driving through the market sometime last week and I saw mango on sale. And I thought WOW! Already when some people are still waiting for rain to fall on agbalumo so it will be sweet to consume and it made me think so many things; Some people are still waiting for a heavy…

Family Picnic at the Park: A Bonding Therapy. 

Wheww…what a day. It’s been a very busy day, it started on a high note with the overnight showers of rain and hubby surprised me (I was genuinely surprised) with nice breakfast in bed which BTW, is a story for another day.  All through the week, I’ve been planning a weekend date because we haven’t…

How to ease and win an argument with your spouse

Let me put it out straight now, the best way to ease the tension during an argument is to avoid the argument but it’s not possible you’d argue.  Now, this post is for every married couple, family, parents and most importantly new couple. Let’s face it argument will come up once in a while but…

HOW TO GET KIDS TO DRINK MORE WATER 

We all know how important it’s to stay hydrated especially kids with all those “fat burning energy consuming, fast dehydration running around”. The truth is, most kids don’t like to drink except it’s soda, juice or sweetened water so here are practical ways I’ve gotten my niece and nephew to drink more water.  Tell them…