A happy New Year in advance

This is to wish all my readers and followers a happy new 2017 in advance. The year 2016 had been a tough year for us in Nigeria but being human we are expecting 2017 to be better. I will be off blogging for the remaining days of the year but intends to resume in the … Continue reading A happy New Year in advance

I can’t even begin to tell you how important this TED talk is…I believe in this completely..for every teacher and person who has kids, knows kids or was a kid…watch it

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Merry Christmas

“Christmas is the spirit of giving without a thought of getting. It is happiness because we see joy in people. It is forgetting self and finding time for others. It is discarding the meaningless and stressing the true values.” – Thomas S. Monson “How many observe Christ's birthday! How few, His precepts!” ― Benjamin Franklin … Continue reading Merry Christmas

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

 Within a few moments, Justin had started kissing her and she was responding. Abike felt she was betraying her husband, so she stopped and saw Justin to the door. Look we can’t have any relationship. It is not possible. It is not fair and tongues will wag. It is not fair to my husband and … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 6

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 5

“A silly idea is current that good people do not know what temptation means. This is an obvious lie. Only those who try to resist temptation know how strong it is... A man who gives in to temptation after five minutes simply does not know what it would have been like an hour later. That … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 5

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 4

  So, this very early Wednesday morning, three months after they left her house, Alhaja Kuburat knocked on the couple’s door and she was the one who woke them up. Abolade was the one who opened the door for her. Alhaja did not greet anybody before launching her attack. Where is that he-goat, that witch … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 4

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 3

    Maami, Abolade is different. He is different. Why are you all against him? Is it because he is not from our area? Àbíké’s mother looked at her. Frustration and tiredness etched on her face. Silently looking at her daughter, she walked out of her room. The rest was history. Abike married her choice, … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 3

ABIKE’S DILEMMA 2

  “A woman who holds her head up too high, is trying to breathe from her own pollution.” ― Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem   Abike, you remembered Olajumoke in the story don’t you? Yes, she remembered it as vividly as her grandmother told her one moonlit … Continue reading ABIKE’S DILEMMA 2