• WordSearchSeries,  Wordsmith

    WordSearchSeries#16: Febrile + Choosing the sex of a Child

    Early start for me this morning as work resumes today. We had Monday and Tuesday off work because of the Muslim holiday (Eid el Fitr) so it was a really long weekend. Talk about the work week starting on hump day. *rolls eye*  Anyway, Wednesday is always scheduled for #WordSearchSeries on the blog and the new word is Febrile.  I had a different word planned for today but on my way to work this morning, I found ‘Febrile’ in an article I was reading on Facebook.  I thought the word sounded like feeble but here’s what it really means: Having or showing the symptoms of fever. Example: The woman’s Febrile…

  • Inspiration,  Meaningful Living

    6 things to learn from children.

    The 27th of May is children’s day in Nigeria so I was not suprised when staff of some companies dressed the part wearing school costumes to work today. It was an interesting sight. I love how Nigerians love to celebrate at the slightest opportunity. It just confirms that it is important to find ways to be happy in the midst of so much uncertainty. To commemorate children on the blog, I have decided to share 6 things we can learn from children. I do not have kids yet but I have little cousins between the ages of 4 -14 whom I love to treat once in a while. It is…

  • WordSearchSeries,  Wordsmith

    WordSearchSeries #11: Amity + Parents, Kids & Finance

    Hi hi Hump day means #WordSearchSeries and #WonderWednessday on #phayteaspulse. Here’s how i found the word for this week. The other day while waiting at the reception area of a company i had an appointment in, I decided to go through a newspaper just to wile away time instead of scrolling through my phone. I had not read a newspaper in a really long time so that was a good opportunity to do so again. Every news is online so it’s amazing how the good ol’ newspaper seems irreplaceable.  I know people who cannot have coffee every morning without going through the dailies. Honestly, i was only checking out the…