Now tell me, is this the face of a shoplifter? * Trigger warning * This post contains some emotionally-charged thoughts and feelings, but this is my blog so it’s allowed… So, let’s talk about that time I was racially profiled. It’s been a while since I’ve experienced overt and direct prejudice (caveat: that I am… Continue reading If The Face Fits
This was originally an Instagram post that spilled into the comments as it was way too long. So, I made it a blog post, cos ownership and all that… It’s a week later and I’ve calmed down. Life continues and some more shit has happened. But I haven’t forgiven and I won’t forget. Cee x… Continue reading See No Evil (or More Monkey Business)
Meet Tokunbo Koiki, the chef who guarantees that you will leave her kitchen with a new-found appreciation for Nigerian cuisine and culture. “Oya, come chop at Tokunbo’s Kitchen with other food lovers and feast to your heart’s content because no one leaves a Nigerian kitchen without a full stomach and heart.” (FYI, to chop = to eat in… Continue reading Hey! It’s My Life in a Day…featuring Tokunbo Koiki
This is Cilla. She’s a mum. She’s also a stepmum. I don’t have any personal experience of stepmum life. However, I do have family and close friends who have/are step-parents and these relationships vary greatly. Some are fantastic. Others are toxic. We all know about The Wicked Stepmother. She hates her stepchildren, especially if they… Continue reading What’s In A Name?
Time for some more insight into the life of another one of my faves. This time, I’m shining a spotlight on the very lovely Krystle. If you follow me on Instagram, then you have probably seen some of Krystle’s work. However, chances are, you probably have not seen her. She is the co-founder of I’More,… Continue reading Hey! It’s My Life In a Day…featuring Krystle from I’m More Kids