As a blogger, it is very important to get feedbacks from your readers believe me it is one major thing that keeps me going in this blogging of a somethinggg. In December, A loyal blog reader sent me a dm asking why I never go personal on the blog.So I promised her that my first post in January will be a “get to know me” post but January came with loads of goodies that got me on my feet hence the late post. But I am here now. Hurrayyyyy!. I find it weird talking about me really. I don’t know why but hey, anything for my loyal readers.
So here are 70 random facts about this Arewa Pikin ( that’s a lot though.)
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Ruqqayah Ayoola is a Microbiologist, a Mental Health Advocate, A Fashion Designer and the CEO of Dream Wears Fashion World, who is quite known in the Modest Fashion Industry in Nigeria.I reached out to Ruqayyah on how she got her first 10 thousand followers and here is what she had to say: Continue reading HOW I GOT MY 10K FOLLOWERS WITHOUT A DIGITAL CAMERA- RUKAYYAH AYOOLA, CEO DREAM WEARS FASHION WORLD.
You know there are times when ideas just visit you and all you want to do is act fast. Most times we don’t think those ideas through before we take actions and which is the reason why sometimes things just get overwhelming along the line and all of a sudden we find ourselves giving up on our dreams and I mean dreams that can become reality.
Continue reading BETWEEN YOUR THOUGHTS AND YOUR ACTIONS….
It’s story time guys.. Hurray! so I watched a video on Adanna David’s channel,where she spoke about “Killing them with kindness..” so i thought why not do some story telling?
You will agree with me that there are some people you don’t talk to but you sure do observe them. So there was this guy in my class, who had this rude and domineering attitude, we never talk but we see each other everyday and i had no reason whatsoever to smile at him because i usually wouldn’t like the way he approached people. Continue reading STORY TIME: HE WAS JUST DISRESPECTFUL
I was studying some days back in school and someone approached me and was asking why i had chocolates on my handouts, The nigerian me was going to say “Helllllloooo” but the other nigerian me responded nicely….
Continue reading REWARDING YOU..
I remember my experience back home (in Nigeria) in small communities where i worked as a development worker during summer where i saw young happy girls on a regular basis. Alot of them had their daily routine. which is: wake up, do the house chores, hawk, help their parents in the kitchen, do the cleaning, chat with friends and go to sleep. And with the present economic situation of the country, things have only gone from bad to worse. Before now, there was almost no reason for a child not going to school but now the child has to constantly hear, “the economy is bad, there is no money to pay for your fees. But it doesn’t just end there, the child has to hawk on wild streets,under hot sun and can’t return home until she is done selling all she is carrying.
Continue reading EDUCATE GIRLS AND CHANGE THE WORLD…
It’s Eid period guys and Muslims are celebrating as Eid means celebration. Muslims have two Eid Festivals in a year. Eid-al fitr also known as the Lesser Eid which marks the end of Ramadhan (Muslim Fasting period) and Eid -al Adha which symbolises Prophet Ibrahim’s (Abraham) willingness to sacrifice his son as a sign of devotion to Allah and is also known as greater Eid.
Continue reading WHY AND HOW MUSLIMS CELEBRATE THE GREATER EID: (Eid al-Adha)
Who said being an adult is a joke..? These past few months thought me alot and made me realise life is so much than what we see in the movies. Sometimes i literally feel like to accomplish a particular goal you need not just 1 but 10 of yourself.
Continue reading IT WAS NEVER MEANT TO BE EASY…
Sometimes, Something really good happens to you in life and Admist celebration and the happy mood, you just remember something about you or something you have done that literally takes you back to your past and before you know it, there is a mood change and you begin to feel you don’t deserve much in life.
Continue reading FORGIVING YOURSELF…