FIRST OF ALL, my accent must be addressed! I’ve always thought I had a fairly mixed Nigerian-British accent – apparently not. Normally, when my fam from Naij come here on holiday, I adjust my accent to be more Nigerian, so they don’t kill me with ‘ehn????’ [What??] or ‘Ki’lo so?’ [What did you say?] But… Continue reading VISITING NIGERIA AFTER 11 YEARS AWAY!!
So, I dragged bae out this evening to help me take a ‘few’ pictures The heat that hit London this week yhhhh! When you don’t need hair sticking to your shoulders/neck, (Ankara) headscarves = bae. (unless you have a peanut head XD I kid I kid) Jeans all day err’day. Some days comfort>style – Amen?! I love… Continue reading LOLU’S LOOKS #3: ANKARA NIGHTS
*FYI: I was a very independent, mature, TALKATIVE ass child.* I was 6. We had just relocated to England from Naij, and my parents weren’t really on the babysitting thing. This meant that anytime they needed to go somewhere, I would look after my 3-year-old brother and 3-month-old sister. So I started school in England,… Continue reading STORYTIME: WANTED BY SOCIAL SERVICES!!!!!!
So in my school there’s a back door – a short cut exit from the Dining Hall. It is so convenient for me because my boarding house is right next to this door, so of course they banned us from using it (ok, maybe we were never allowed…but that’s not the point lol). As usual, they didn’t want us… Continue reading STORYTIME: CHASED BY MY TEACHER!!
Some trends I am sick and tiyyyaddd of seeing. Feel free to take notes 🙂 VEGANISM *rolls eyes multiple times* It’s not even a bad trend, I mean it’s good for you, but some of you do too much. Is ‘Vegan’ your name? Is it your job? Why is that the first thing I see in your bio?… Continue reading THE WORST TRENDS OF 2016
Nollywood = the Nigerian version of Hollywood. Nollywood = the BOMB. 1) PART 1 IS NEVER ENOUGH Everything is always ‘To be continued’ in Nollywood. Why only have 1 part to a movie, when you can have 6, all lasting 4 hours each? 2) DIE DRAMATICALLY, OR NOT AT ALL If you’re not foaming at the… Continue reading 5 THINGS NOLLYWOOD HAS TAUGHT ME
Sooo, I was filming video announcements for my church (and this naturally turned into a photoshoot… hehehe *hides face*) Shout out to my friend for being the most patient guy everrr, despite me promising that it’d only be ‘one more’ picture…like a hundred times. Lol! The camera was only going to be focused on my face so I… Continue reading LOLU’S LOOKS #2: COLOUR POP