A Day in the Park

Hi Lovies, Dont kill me for being so inconsistent with my posts… 2018 started with a whole lot of work related things happening and i haven’t been able to keep up with this blog. As you may know I am currently in Portharcourt (PHC) working on a World Bank IT project for Rivers State Govt. … Continue Reading

Where To Eat Abuja: Coco Cafe

Hey Guys, Happy Friday!! I seem to only be making where to eat posts on this blog now… bear with me… other’s will come soon though most of my style posts i just leave on Instagram (here) or on YouTube (here) and my inspirational and travel posts are also on youtube, so subscribe there and follow … Continue Reading

Where to eat Abuja: Yabans Restaurant

Hey Shinning Stars, So I know I am late to this but I finally had gizdodo (IKR! where have I been?) I decided to try it at Yabans Restaurant – at 6A Bangui St (opposite yogi berri), Wuse 2, Abuja – and I must say it was delicious. In fact the first time i heard about … Continue Reading

Where To Eat London: Sketch

Hey guys, I must say… it is difficult for me to make a Where To Eat video in England. Most places I eat, even the local corner restaurants, have nice settings, great customer service and food that was unique to me so it didn’t seem like my WTE posts would be reporting anything you couldn’t … Continue Reading

Where To Go Nigeria: Yankari Games Reserve

Hey Shining Stars, So, I spent last weekend at the Yankari Games Reserve and to say it was fun would be an understatement. I had an epic and magical time and I can’t wait to tell you all about it! NB: This might be a long read for you so if you’ve come here to … Continue Reading

Where to eat Enugu – Octopus Chinese Restaurant

Hey Shining Stars… Today i am taking you to Enugu… the town i spent most of my childhood life in. Enugu is a small town in Eastern Nigeria – so when ever i call myself a small town girl you know why – and it is one of the nicest towns the Igbos have. So … Continue Reading

The Old town of Whitby in Northen England

Hey Shinning Stars, So this my waka waka did not just start today… while studying in Huddersfield England, i made it a duty to explore as many places in the North (and across Europe) as i could. I will share as many of those adventures as i can find (as i have had several phone crashes … Continue Reading

Where To Eat Abuja: Madiba Antique Restaurant

Hey Shinning Stars, so my Where-ToEat posts are back!! yey! I collaborated with TheStyleCheapskate on this one and we had fun checking out the Afrocentric Madiba Antique Restaurant located at the Arts and Craft Village close to Sheraton Abuja Madiba Antique is known for serving palm wine, freshly imported from my very own Enugu State, so that … Continue Reading

Exploring Whispering Palms, Badagry Slave Museum Lagos

Hey Shining Stars, Last year, thanks to be people over at Jovago (now Jumia Travel) I got to visit Lagos as a tourist and do touristy things. Badagry was one of the places visited and we stayed at the Whispering Palms Resort. Whispering palms is one of the first resorts to be built in Nigeria. Located … Continue Reading

The Amazing Kajuru Castle – Explore

Do you know anyone that would travel three hours into a remote area just to have lunch in an architectural monument? No? Well I do… Meeee!!! As you may know, I love to travel and being chief Mrs Bloom Where You Are Planted I have taken it upon myself to visit as many tourist sites … Continue Reading