I Hosted My 3rd Food-Tasting & It Rocked!

Hello there, So…. in April I hosted by third food-tasting event. Third food-tasting! I still cannot believe it. To be honest, it was more like a mini-food fair, but I will go with food-tasting for the sake of consistency. In case you are new to this blog or my foodie activities, let me give you a quick elevator pitch about what my food-tastings entail. My food-tastings, known as The Culinary Boutique by BBR, are a chance for me to host

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Discovering Our Us

“If you fast and pray, then God will reveal your husband to you.” “If you are using spiritual eyes to look at your partner, then you will be able to tell if he is the right one for you.” These are the types of sayings Toyosi internalized all of her life when it came to finding the right partner. Being the only girl out of four children, it was as if she was groomed to just be a wife, all of

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Series of Complicated Affairs: 2.8

The time for him to depart for grad school was getting closer and Gbenga could no longer understand Ivie’s behavior. She seemed unsually calm, but distant from him. After he quit his job to enjoy the time off before starting school, she was initially inquisitive about everything he was up to. Everyday, after she returned from work, she would ask him about his activities like a mother asking about her child’s first day of school. It was as if she

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To Meet, To Love, To Part: Chapter 8

“Koko, you have never gone out of your way to prepare me a special meal and I have been your friend for way too long. How far?” “Idowu, you know I show my appreciation in different ways. All the spa certificates you’ve been getting all these years nko?” Korede took her time at the produce market with selecting all the ingredients needed to prepare an extensive food menu that weekend. Although Ayobami’s visit was supposedly “professional”, she still felt the urge to

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Series of Complicated Affairs- African Edition 1.7

It had been 2 months, 28 days, and 10 hours since Richard and Sade were officially dating. But Sade was not necessarily counting. The past few months with Richard seemed unbelievable. Just when she was beginning to think their connection could go no further, it only grew stronger with each passing day. When she shared her bucket list of dating with him, she never expected him to take her seriously. However, Richard accommodated every silly request she made. He took

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