These are some of my blogging pet peeves. And as an ardent reader, I personally find them irritating when I visit some websites. No matter how interesting/entertaining, or juicy the information i'm seeking is, I bounce off and may likely not return. These may serve as some blogging tips, but honestly, I'm no expert in… Continue reading The ultimate guide to annoying your reader in 5 simple ways.
Recently, the #pepperdemgang has been trending. I honestly thought it's the title of one of Olamide's hit singles from his current album. Oh...literally it is. Until I started seeing it all over social media that it is (also) actually a gang that showcases luxury, wealth, cars, etc to pepperdem . Hian! Whatever that means that… Continue reading The crowd and your territory.
I really don't know how I started blogging. As in... I can't explain. But I know I'm very passionate about writing. Writing is my thing. But somehow, I kept loosing all the stuffs I wrote. I didn't have a platform to share them so I ended up shoving sheets into different areas of the home… Continue reading 3 Wittiest misconceptions about blogging I’ve come across.
Personal development is a set of actions you take to make yourself a better person. It isn't basically about the outward appearance, it encompasses your overall personality both inwards and outwards. It involves physical & mental wellbeing, lifestyles, your identity, modesty, thought- processes, sociability, etc. It is a continuous conscious effort. Personal development can help one… Continue reading 7 great personal Development tips you should know about.
Hi guys, happy new month. The year is almost coming to an end 😳. 😄 Nah just a joke. So today, I'm profiling a celebrity. I usually have this Celebrity - Wednesdays I used to do, it's been a while so I thought, why not? More so now,this celebrity is the heat of the moment.… Continue reading Celebrity Profile-Innocent ‘Tuface’ Idibia.
This is an opportunity for everyone to meet new readers/followers by leaving their social media links in the comments section. I'm going to follow everyone who does and you should read and follow other links too. Everyone is welcome! This is for those who are interested in real/engaging and loyal readers/followers so be sure to… Continue reading Share your social media link here.
Hi guys, how y'all doing? Everyone wakes up with the intention of having a drama-free and fulfilling day but most times, this is compromised by a few things we don't get right especially when we wake up in the morning. What you do within those first few moments can go a long way to affect… Continue reading A Good way to start a Good day.
We get exhausted after a long day, yet we seem to gravitate towards the things that even drain us the more. We forget to take in-cognizance, our body's need for rest and this gets us even more exhausted and less productive. We all need to listen to our body when it says...rest! and obey. Learn… Continue reading 6 easy ways to unwind, after a long day..
Hey guys, it's weekend whoop! Whoop! So today, I'm sharing with you real life stories of people who pushed beyond boundaries and didn't let their circumstances define them. As you know, my blog is about inspiration, to inspire people to live their happiest and best lives. If you'd like to keep updated with stories and… Continue reading 5 Inspiring real life stories of people who didn’t let their circumstances define them.
From childhood to early adulthood, it's been the duty of our parents, guardians, aunts/uncles, or elder siblings to take care of us. They wake us up to have our bath, perhaps feed and prepare us for school and also take care of our every essential need. They take the major decisions in our lives because… Continue reading A new way to think about self-reliance.
When we hit our lowest point, we are open to the greatest change~ Anonymous. We all have the low and the high points in our lives. The low point is that moment when it seems like the world has crushed down on you. When nothing seems to be working out & life seems hopeless. When… Continue reading When your lowest point becomes your turning point.
Hey guys, Welcome back to my blog and a fresh new year. It's hard to believe 2007 was 10years ago. Wow! Time flies super fast! Remember I told you a lot people travel during festive periods to spend time with relatives or even vacay? Well, I did 😊, and it was cool. Only that there… Continue reading Recap plus 7 super tips for personal development that’ll inspire you.
We had a chat with Precious Meshi Nkeih, US-based Cameroonian food/lifestyle blogger. Now here's what blogging does, you get to meet so many amazing people and get to share knowledge as well. She shares with us, her blogging Journey and inspirations. Please relax and enjoy! What inspired you to start blogging? God inspired me to… Continue reading Guest Feature: Precious Nkeih, on blogging and Inspiration.
I've read many articles and journals on the rules of success. In each, it is believed that if you follow those rules, you'll become successful. Maybe if you don't, you won't. Don't get me wrong, we definitely need to emulate great habits of successful people. Perhaps, that will set us on the right direction to becoming… Continue reading Does achieving Success actually have rules? Is there a blue print to success?
Christmas Holiday in Nigeria is a very huge celebration for everyone especially the Christians. People travel from far and wide with their families to their respective villages to celebrate it and participate in other fun & exciting activities. It is usually a time of merriment with plenty food and drinks, gifts-giving and sharing and events… Continue reading Top 5 Christmas -Tradition every Nigerian must relate with.
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As the year is gradually coming to an end, it is time to look at certain things to drop & certain things to take up So as to help you achieve your dreams for next year. I know everyone's started planning for next year, and all we hope to achieve and become. No I don't… Continue reading 2017..Are you ready? 10 powerful things you should embrace in 2017.
Letting go is a very difficult thing to do. Whether a toxic relationship, past hurt, circumstances you can't control, etc. Dealing with sadness, frustrations and disappointments is very tough. Life isn't simple, as we live each day, we may encounter some challenges. The problem is, we often hold on to it far beyond its capacity… Continue reading Letting go…
Honestly I'm not the type that's quick to anger, but anger is a completely normal human emotion. It is response to grievance & I bet you understand this because we've all experienced it whether in full-blown rage or passively, one time or the other. Some situations can turn one's eyes so red in rage that… Continue reading Anything that angers you teaches forgiveness & compassion.
The gap, that gap, the space in between two worlds where you either go here or there. If you mind the gap properly, then you might just get to your destination safely. You know that feeling? Like after graduating from the university with really high hopes for the future eg landing your dream job and… Continue reading Mind-the -gap.
I feel the strong determination to strive to be better than who I was yesterday through personal development. I am committing to personal development mentally and otherwise. That's commitment. Commitment involves dedicating yourself to something or somethings as the case may be, a firm decision to do a cause. It is the willingness to invest… Continue reading What is commitment and why should you commit to anything at all?
Setting goals is easy, but the hard part is following through to achieve them. The ability to get stuffs done when you feel like just laying on your bed or even giving up entirely isn't quite easy. Sometimes we procrastinate and drag our feet when something really important should be done. We all need motivation… Continue reading 11 Simple ways to motivate yourself daily.
Routine, Routine, Routine! Sameness & rigidity can become too predictive and boring sometimes. It's true having routines can tremendously help things get done timely, but it could become static , too serious and fun-less. Who says you should take life too serious anyway? Wouldn't you rather loosen up a bit?What's your typical routine like? Work-eat-sleep-repeat right?… Continue reading 7 fun ways to be more spontaneous in life.
The sun illuminates our day, it shines and makes it bright. When it rises, darkness gives way and the cloud lightens up. Sometimes when you feel gloomy and sad, you have to be your own sunshine. Happiness is a choice and it totally depends on you to make yourself happy and stay happy. "Where ever… Continue reading Sometimes, you have to be your own sunshine.
Stress is a feeling we experience whether short term or long term, in our career, education, and everyday life. Sometimes, certain situations overwhelm us and we begin to feel "out of control". We may feel tensed, agitated, moody, depressed, anxious, excited or even angry. To respond to that stress, our brain releases stress hormones to… Continue reading Stressed? 7 proven ways to get relief.
This topic of discussion has been debated by clergymen, psychologists, medical professionals, politicians, scientists and even the general public. Are people born gay or is it a lifestyle choice? Sexual orientation they say is a trait some people are born with (nature). They say it is determined by biological factors such as genes or hormones… Continue reading Are people born gay?
Hi guys, it's Monday and this is your Monday morning reminder... " You're awesome and you can do anything". I'm excited, I received warmly, the liebster award. This award is to recognise new blogs for their content, it's given to bloggers by other bloggers and I thank Mfon of http://daintym.com for nominating me. Do visit… Continue reading Liebster Award.
I've been reading some cool interesting stuffs lately on very mind-blowing ,weird but so-true facts. I bet there are a few things here we didnt know, just ignore or have never really thought of. Some of them will make you laugh, leave you astonished, but are all very informative and mind-blowing. Here are 21 of… Continue reading 21 random fun-facts.Did you know…
So recently, I've been thinking out loud. This crazy random thoughts bugging my mind and going on and on in my head. Was reading a magazine this morning and my head started imagining weird things and wondering if they actually happen in reality, how it'll play out. It's so humorous but then again it won't… Continue reading What if…( crazy random thoughts)
"One good conversation can shift the direction of change forever"~ Linda Lambert Often times in our not-so-busy moments, we engage in some conversations. We spend time talking about things which are relatively meaningless and adds no value to our lives. I'd rather call them 'crappy conversations'. Fatima wants to know what's going on in Bola's life,… Continue reading What kind of conversations are you having?
Are you like me? Inwards, reserved & sometimes shy? Even though I struggle to accept that I'm shy sometimes especially when I'm relating with an elder one or when I need to face a crowd of people, I am funnily shy sometimes. You find me looking away or face-down instead of directly at the person,… Continue reading 5 Simple tips for making a good first impression.
The ability to face adversity, maybe health problems, workplace or even financial and then bounce back even stronger than ever.~ Resilience. I used to wonder how some people despite facing all manner of challenges of life maintain balance in ALL areas of their life. They have problems just like every other person but they always… Continue reading That word-RESILIENCE…
Self-esteem is the evaluation of your own worth. The thoughts, feelings, opinions you have about yourself. It is usually shaped by our relationships and experiences. When you have a healthy self-esteem, it means you're confident in your own worth and abilities. However, some situations can make one develop a low self-esteem. Heartbreak, physical looks, not… Continue reading How to Improve your self-esteem.
Hey guys, it's Saturday! Whoop, whoop!! I love Saturdays like madt. I don't even know why, but I know it dates back to my days in early primary school. Infact I narrated my love for Saturdays here. So last night, as i was reading a fairy-tale story to my son, i recollected a lot of myths… Continue reading Myths or facts?
This has been an age long debate. Talent, which is one's natural ability or Hardwork which is commitment & diligence towards a set goal. Which of them tends to take one farther in life and why? Let's take a peek on this; God bestowed on each person a natural ability, whether in sports, singing, leadership/mentorship,… Continue reading Talent Vs Hardwork: On the path to success…
The struggle with procrastination is real. Sometimes things have to be done when it has to be done but for some reasons, aren't done. If you find yourself regularly postponing or putting important tasks off, just know you're not alone. Millions of other people procrastinate to some degree but some have formed it a habit… Continue reading 7 Important tips you need, to stop procrastinating now!
Sometimes forgetfulness is excusable in certain things of life, even though we may associate this with age, stress, etc, it is common to everyone and even when little kids have lapses in their memory, they excuse themselves and say..."I forgot"! But there's particularly a type of forgetfulness which is inexcusable at any age---Forgetting to be… Continue reading A life of gratitude…
You are what you think of yourself to be. If you think mediocrity, are you mediocre? Because that is what you have produced out of your own heart for yourself. You limit yourself by your own perception and fail to Recognise the treasures God has laid in you ( What it is). When you think… Continue reading What you think Vs What it is…
It isn't difficult to differentiate between noise and sound. Noise is an unpleasant sound that isn't wanted. Sound itself is a vibration that travels through air, water and sensed by the ear. Noise can be sound, the main difference is that whereas noise is undesirable, sound is, whereas noise is irrelevant, sound is. In our… Continue reading Noise vs Sound reality!
Hi guys, Welcome to another beautiful week, thanks for joining me here. I'm doing a topic I'd say is a part 2 of a previous topic, see HERE. I look at that picture up there and it reminds me there's something deposited in each and everyone of us. A special ability, skill, talent, something we all… Continue reading What’s in your hand?
Ok this is exciting! Today is Saturday my favorite day. Y'all know My love 4 Saturday… Woke up to a delightful email, Jessicahugoinspire blogger recognition award. Isn't it awesome? The blogger recognition award was created to Recognise some blogs impacting the blogosphere and i feel honored to be mentioned. Thanks Lesley ~ mychronicles007.wordpress.com for nominating me. The… Continue reading Blogger recognition award.
Impossible--I'm possible. These two words have same letters but mean different things. While one is in the negative, the other is in the affirmative. Is there something, an idea, a vision or a goal in your heart that you think is unattainable or impossible? Give it a try. I know the hardest part is in… Continue reading The possibility of Impossibility.
Indeed positive thoughts, motivational words, lift us and kindle/re-kindle some passion, fire, optimism in us to reach for the best that we can. It re-ignites some bit of hope to those who have lost hope and some confidence to those who dare. Words of inspiration help us draw ideas to fuel our passion and act… Continue reading 20 Inspiring life quotes that’ll make you think!
Yay..Yayyyyy!! Guess who's got an award? Yea me. blushing . So Lesley, mychronicles007.wordpress.com, made me a recipient of the Sunshine blogger award. I'm so excited. This award is designed to honour bloggers who bring the most sunshine into our lives with their posts/feeds. Barely four months into blogging and I have an awesome award already,Wow!… Continue reading The sunshine blogger award
Hey guys, welcome to a fresh day and week, another opportunity given to us to stay positive, keep striving and believing in the success of our endeavors. To never quit on ourself or think those goals, whatever it is, is not achievable. It is, but we have to keep trying. So long as there is… Continue reading Monday Inspiration-Keep trying…
A lot of things bring happiness to one’s soul. Positive & pleasant things that makes one smile & releases intense joy. It is a state of mind ( mental or emotional) one experiences tha… Source: Five things that make me happy right now!
I couldn't think of a topic to express my love for Saturdays..I love Saturdays, I sincerely do. I fell in love with Saturdays back in primary school when I knew you don't have to wake up early to go to school. On Friday nights, I stay up late watching my favorite TV programs without the… Continue reading My love 4 Saturday…
Hey Guys, so today, I'm going to talk about experience as it leads to fulfilment. Let's dig in... Experience is the knowledge or skill acquired of an event or events gained through months/ years of exposure to it. It is gained over time or by encounter. For instance, when you encounter a lion in the… Continue reading Experience, Your path to fulfilment.
Hi guys, Pleased to have the founder of Facebook Inc, and one of the most successful people in the world, Mark Zuckerberg in our country Nigeria. It is amaaaazzzing to have such a genius & an inspiring figure at this time where there's need to invest on potentials,skills and talents. The need to find our… Continue reading Mark Zuckerberg in Nigeria!!
Though i'm kinda new to blogging, I've been a writer for as long as i can remember. Blogging & creating content is a life-changing experience for me. I love to write, this is Why I write. I've written many articles in the past but found it hard to properly document them so i end up loosing them,… Continue reading 5 things every blog-writer can relate with!