Three Vital Life Lessons NYSC Taught Me

NYSC Corps member wearing uniform. This post shares three lessons she learnt from her year of NYSC

Now that my NYSC year is over, one month later, the lessons it taught me are all I’m left with. Generally, the program gets a bad rap. Considering that it is compulsory for all tertiary institutions’ graduates, it really isn’t properly understood but is intensely hated. Or… am I alone in this? Maybe it’s the fact that it is considered…Continue Reading

3 + 1 THINGS YOU DESERVE IN LIFE, SO ASK NOW!

There is power in our individual differences as humans. It is interesting to witness how literally opposite we can be, and how someone (or thing) can turn out worlds apart from what was expected. I am naturally a people pleaser and it’s astounding how much it stealthily moves into my everyday life and thoughts.  I literally feel drawn to please…Continue Reading

Learning Life || Four New Ways I’m Loving Myself

Self-love is being preached everywhere I go. I am not quite sure if it’s just how my social media is set up but I keep coming across the act of self-love. As a teenager, I had no real idea of this concept because honestly all was quite well in my world. When adulthood began to force herself into my life…Continue Reading

Happy International Women’s Month! I am still fascinated by the fact that we are in March (what?) already! This is my second year celebrating Women’s Day and Month so you can imagine my shock when I found out it has been celebrated since the early 1990’s. I am ecstatic about the change I see every day. We are not where…Continue Reading

5 (+1) Free Apps That Will Ultimately Improve Your Life.

Hey Tribe! I know that the people who know me would have read the title of this post, and would have rolled their eyes. Why? Just because I literally suck at ‘using’ my phone. I am that extremely annoying person that constantly leaves her phone at home and replies WhatsApp messages after three days. I just learnt how to properly…Continue Reading

Ndu Desire || WHAT REALLY, TRULY GRINDS MY GEARS

You know when you’re just tired of people… that was my mood when I was writing this.
It’s time tot tell each other the truth, no shade, just straight to the point!
‘What’s the point?’ You ask? Well, it would save us all a lot of unnecessary mental stress, and just make the world slightly easier to deal with if people were consciously nicer to others.
Here are some things that irk me, and I am so sure I am not alone in this. Ooh, please read, comment and share too.

GUEST POST: WHY NOT NUMBER ONE??

Hi Everyone, This is the first time I’m actually writing something to be published (so bear with me), Desire insisted that I do this, so let’s start. Has that question ever occurred to you? Why not number one? One thing I’ve realised is that everyone (and I mean everyone) wants to leave a legacy but most people don’t, the reason…Continue Reading

5 EASY, PRACTICAL WAYS TO ACTUALLY MAKE NIGERIA BETTER

Hey Tribe, First off, Happy Independence Day everyone!!!!! Why am I so excited? I feel like this is my conscious first time as a semi-adult witnessing Nigeria as a country, not just as Lagos alone. There’s a lot going on, and there’s a lot of positivity, in fact, more than usual. There’s still a lot of negativity though. We have…Continue Reading