Lolu’s Looks – it’s been a while… You know when you just blindly pick an outfit, and it ends up looking better than outfits you’ve even spent hours planning? Well, that happened to me today!!!!!!!!!! Lol, I’m gassed because that neeeeeever happens. Usually, I’m looking one of two ways: beat or beaten down, but todayyy…jheezeee… Continue reading LOLU’S LOOKS #4: SIXTIES’ SUNDAYS
Exam season *insert dramatic music* Don’t panic, I gatchu… 1) WERK – I’m sure you’ve figured out by now that nothing good comes easy. You must be intentional about your revision. Don’t fool yourself – identify the things you need to do: – Your weakest areas, yes, the ones you’ve been avoiding for the past… Continue reading HOW TO GET STRAIGHT As
Overrated foods that people probably just eat because of the hype: 1) KFC chicken – or southern fried chicken in general…ugh, it’s not nice at all. Wings I can do, but the chicken…✋ 2) Marshmallows – what are they even? They’re not chocolate, so are they sweets or?? And what is… Continue reading SUPERMALT IS OVERRATED!
The Joint Heeeyyyy, the joint o. So my Uncle enjoys good food. I went to visit him and he wanted to treat me so naturally, he took me to eat. You know in Nollywood movies? The little places on the side of the road where there are plastic chairs and tables under Star or Heineken… Continue reading MY TRIP TO NIGERIA AFTER 11 YEARS AWAY PART 2
The rate at which this show has grown is phenomenal. Essentially, it’s a discussion between ‘real people’ of ‘real topics’, and I love it. But I couldn’t help detecting insecurity in some of the episodes. Although in the context of BKChat, here are some signs that, to me, suggest insecurity in general: If you have to shout someone… Continue reading INSECURITY (inspired by BKChatLDN)
You know when you see those letters/emails beginning with ‘Unfortunately…’? And your heart sinks because you just know it’s not good news? Well, not getting an offer from Oxford University made me realise, most of us seem to forget that… “NO” IS NOT “NEVER” Do not let your current situation hinder your future prospects. *drops mic* lol Just… Continue reading REJECTED BY OXFORD UNIVERSITY
Been staring at a blank screen like this for the past month? Freaking out about the 50 billion drafts you’ve heard you have to write? I did it in 3… here’s how! But first… Let’s just get all the generic stuff out of the way: Cliché phrasing is a turn off – ‘I wanted… Continue reading HOW TO WRITE A PERSONAL STATEMENT