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5 Sneaky Money Leaks Sabotaging Your Budget (and How to Fix ‘Em for Good!)

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Let’s face it, money is important. But let’s also be real: adulting is hard, and keeping your finances afloat can feel like navigating a leaky ship in a storm. But I argue you to “be still” and fear not, fellow financial disciples!  Every day, 99% of people on the planet think about money when they wake up,  how to make money, how to make more money, how to make it fast, and how to...

Works of literature and audacity

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As the year draws to a close, we find ourselves with more time on our hands than we know what to do with.  And a way to spend it would be with family. But even with family, we want to spend time by ourselves. And so I propose reading new fiction. Travel into a time and era you would never experience. The past is gone and so we call them history. And historical genres are one we can only imagine...

Yuletide

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 It is the season of joy and laughter. A time to rest and bond with family. A time to rest and plan for the new year. In all your jaiye and Detty December, remember to rest. Stay home and see a movie with the kids or a significant other. Read a book and sip some wine or tea. Take a walk in the early morning; hopefully, the harmattan will come. Listen to some calming songs. Let the wind play on...

Fashion: THE ART OF SELF EXPRESSION.

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THIS ARTICLE WAS CO-WRITTEN BY IFEOMA & REMMY Have you ever wondered how the clothes we put on best describe our identity and self-esteem? With fashion being a vehicle for self-expression and connection to the world. a person’s wardrobe speaks volumes about an individual. I recalled having a conversation with Dele. Dele was complaining bitterly about how the cloth he wore on a...

Hey Expenses: Abeg na

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The growing cost of living is about to choke the living. And sadly a large percentage of our primary expenses go into the expense of feeding. To reduce your expenses, buying food in bulk just might help.  And that is why I’m sharing with you means and ways to preserve the food you bought with your hard-earned money to avoid wasting it. In trying to store foods properly, it is important to...

THE TWO GOATS AND THE BEAUTY OF PASSION

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Before you get confused by my choice of title, the word GOAT stands for Greatest of All Time and not Capra aegagrus hircus. While growing up, I had the privilege to be called Messi too, if you’re really gifted in the art of soccer then your nickname will be between these two, Messi and Ronaldo. There was a time I was referred to as MessiRonaldo, the two combined lol, well this write-up is...

Maximizing Setbacks 

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These days it’s easy to come across articles on how to be successful. It’s what we all desire, to win; nobody wants to be associated with failing, not even me. Unfortunately, life is full of surprises, and we are rarely prepared for setbacks because who plans in life anticipating failure? With the few years I’ve spent on earth, I’ve learnt to accept setbacks as part of...

The Endless Pursuit of Learning: Why it Doesn’t Exhaust the Mind

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In the pursuit of knowledge, there is a common misconception that continuous learning can exhaust the mind. However, quite the contrary, the learning process is a boundless journey that expands the mind’s horizons, invigorates curiosity, and fuels personal growth. The possibilities of development of our mind are endless; hence, the saying by Leonardo da Vinci – “Learning never...

Managing Physical Effects of Stress at Work

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Hey guys👋 So it’s a new week, and some of us are just starting a new shift; some of us have already been working over the weekend. I bet we all have something in common, though; the stress that comes from sitting for long hours is inevitable!😩 From the discomfort in your back to the sharp pain that builds up in your waist from the pressure of sitting down for so long. And...

Unveiling the Wild, Hilarious, and Relatable Truths About Living in Lagos

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They say it’s the same city that never sleeps. The African New York, as it is known by others, Have you ever wondered why there are so many sayings about a city that happens to be the smallest state geographically in Nigeria yet the most populated in the country? Nigeria is the most populated country in Africa. Now there’s Lagos, the most populated state in the most populated country...