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

All of Me

Hey Shinning Stars, Though I know this is a Lifestyle blog – which means I can pretty much post about anything – I have been trying to brand myself and define one particular topic and side of me to focus on. Should I only blog about my travels, or my style, or the stories I like to … 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 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

Meet Nigeria’s first Olympic Rower – Chierika Ukogu

This sister is making me hella-proud! I stumbled on a tweet about this lovely 24year old girl doing Nigeria proud by rowing for her country and I just had to share. Chierka Ukogu, a medical research American-Nigerian based in Philadelphia, has made history by representing Nigeria in the Rio2016 Olympics games and being the first person … Continue Reading