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LIFE UPDATE || I’M TIRED OF RESTING

I used to fantasize of a time when I would wake up to no urgent demands of schoolwork, when rest was my major daily activity. Well, ladies and gentlemen, the season has finally come. And it’s not as fun as it seemed in my thoughts. That is not entirely true; it was really nice for […]

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HOW TO NOT BE SLUT-SHAMED IN NIGERIA

She confronts a fellow driver on his bad driving. First insult? Prostitute. She comes back home from work in the late hours of the evening. What do the neighborhood men think? Ashawo. She wears makeup to church? Olosho. As soon as the fragile egos of some are even the slightest bit threatened by a woman, […]

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On A Break…

Hello people. I have not published any post in two weeks (maybe more), which I am truly sorry about. I’m taking a break from blogging, due to upcoming finals which are really intense. I will be back in about a month, with better and more amazing content for you all. Stay blessed! -Ada&HerTune

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PERIOD.

May 28 is World Menstrual Hygiene Day – an initiative started five years ago by a German-based NGO called WASH United (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene). The 28th was selected to acknowledge that 28 days is the average length of the menstrual cycle. Since then the movement has spread across the world. In honour of this […]

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Mane-tenance.

Here’s why I think a number of kinky-haired beauties have a negative relationship with their manes….

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You’re pretty for a darkskin girl| A Poem

Inspired by renowned poet Rupi Kaur, I tell one of the experiences which opened my eyes to a sad reality.

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First Post!

Here I am, my coursemates’ voices over my head in various conversations, in this humid weather, about to head to school after a day of clinic posting (all this will be explained later if you do not understand for now). It’s currently 4:15pm. I decide to just do it and open up my WordPress app […]

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The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton