But Why Does GroupOn Have So Many Vibrators?

This is what is currently giving me sleepless nights. I receive occasional emails from GroupOn about their goods, but I have never bought anything. However, most times when they send an email, I do open it and go down the list of deals and shop some of them in my head ....more

Shaved Legs Save Lives!

Well, not literally. I have mentioned on this blog before how when I started shaving my legs, my mom (who is practically hairless) and my aunt (who is nothing close to being hairless) both told me that I was ruining my natural beauty by shaving my legs. I thanked them for their unsolicited opinion, and I kept on shaving those legs ....more

I Need A Social Media Intern

The smart people have figured out that in order for a problem to be fixed, it has to first be identified. I realized a long time ago that I cannot keep up with social media. I’ve tried, and I just cannot ....more

Nollywood Is Now On Netflix, And I Still Don’t Care

Did you know that Nollywood movies are now on Netflix? I don’t know how many of them are there exactly, but I have been turned off from Nollywood for a long time. Anyway, because we have a smart TV, Igwe will not let me breathe ....more

If You Don’t Ask, You Might Never Know

Firstly, I am so sorry for my silence. I have been deliriously busy. I wake up in the morning and before I know it, it’s night ....more

Ladies, Would You Use The Garnier Miracle Sleeping Cream?

Or maybe I should start by first generally asking if you use sleeping creams. It feels like not too long ago, I was 19 and did not give two cents about skin care. Sure, I was learning to make myself up, but I had absolutely no beauty regime ....more

Ladies, Would You Use The Garnier Miracle Sleeping Cream?

Or maybe I should start by first generally asking if you use sleeping creams. It feels like not too long ago, I was 19 and did not give two cents about skin care. Sure, I was learning to make myself up, but I had absolutely no beauty regime. Most times, I didn't even wash the makeup off my face at night, and nothing happened. Where did that time go?...more

“You Can Pass For One Of Us,” He Told Me

I was with the doctor yesterday (not my personal doctor), but it was my first time meeting him. He called me by my Igbo name and asked if he said it right. I said yes ....more

Journal #4: April 2015

Welcome to May. In March of this year, I had a car accident. I know what you’re thinking: how come I didn’t mention it in when I did my March journal in the beginning of April? ...more

How Nigerians & Africans Should Deal With The Baltimore Riots For Freddie Gray

I have watched many protests and marches on television, but they’re always somewhere else: Florida. Ferguson. New York ....more