13 Things I Have To Do In Nigeria

I have not been to Nigeria in 16 years! Isn’t that insane? I left Nigeria on August 15th 2000, and I have not been back ever since, but that does not stop me from dreaming about Nigeria ....more

BlogHer16 Recap: Pictures & Video

According to my “editorial calendar” (fancy word for daily planner), I was supposed to have put this post up a while ago. However, I have been so busy since I came back from BlogHer16. I put so much on my plate, and now, I’ve been running around like a headless chicken ....more

I Don’t Always Wear A Watch, But When I Do …

I have an interesting relationship with watches. At one point in my life – in my early college years – I had to wear a watch. I was so faithful in wearing the same watch every day that I had a tan line on my left wrist (and I loved that tan line) ....more

Africa Tee Giveaway: Abuja & Lagos ONLY!

Every time I do a giveaway here, there is always some geographical limitation, but some of you Sweet Potatoes are not very happy about it. So let me explain several things: 1. ...more

How The Vagisil pH Balance Wash Is Making Me Blush

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Vagisil. All opinions are 100% mine. Have you every heard that saying that when you look good, you feel good? ...more

How TNT, Best Buy, & Merck For Mothers Impacted My BlogHer16 Experience

I refuse to believe that BlogHer16 is over already. I have been looking forward to BlogHer16 since BlogHer15. I was 6 months pregnant while at BlogHer15, and the conference was not even over before I decided that I will be back for BlogHer16 AND Igwe and my then-unborn child must come, too! ...more

Girl Talk: Vaginal pH Balance + A Sexy Giveaway!!!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Vagisil. All opinions are 100% mine. Before I talk more about the vaginal pH balance that we need, I have to first tell you about the giveaway I’m doing ....more

12 Times Igwe & I Proved To Be First-Time Parents

As I type this post right now, we are still in Los Angeles for the BlogHer16 conference, and this is the first time since we got here (on Thursday, August 4th) that I’m touching my computer. Between Southwest Airlines losing my luggage and me working here at the conference, I have been mega busy. Also, […] The post 12 Times Igwe & I Proved To Be First-Time Parents appeared first on Verastic ....more

Vera Goes To Los Angeles, California For BlogHer Conference

Yesssss!!! It’s time for the BlogHer Conference, and I am pumped! This year is my third consecutive time attending the BlogHer conference, so it goes without saying that I love this conference ....more

Journal #19: July 2016

Welcome to August. Considering how late I was to post Journal #18 for June 2016, this time, I’m determined to not make the same mistake. It’s only August 2nd and I’m on it already – as it should be ....more