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My Life Is Pretty Awesome!

At least that's how I feel tonight. The day started off looking sort of dreary but it turned out rather pleasantly. I got some unexpected gifts and who doesn't love unexpected gifts?

*Sam asked earlier for us to go out and I replied in the negative, I was really feeling down. But in spite of that he showed up at my place when I got home in the evening with my favourite food and my favourite things; perfumes! (Some people have shoe fetishes, some have bag fetishes, I have neither of those, perfumes are my opium and they're the fastest way to my heart.)

TBH I'm not the biggest fan of Bvlgari perfumes, but Jimmy Choo! Who doesn't love Jimmy Choo??? (Thank you boo). 

Then I remembered I told my friend I'll come over this evening and since he stays close by I quickly rushed over. And I'm glad I did. Lagosians I just had the best Kilishi in town! I got a pack and was also given an extra package, as the good friend that I am. LOL. 

Honestly this is the best kilishi I've had in a while, this was dinner, with a cold drink. (Hands down the most exciting dinner I've had in a minute). If you live in Lagos and you love kilishi then you have to try this, I'll be giving out a few packs on the blog soon (Mariam you should be the first recipient but unfortunately you're not in Lagos...). 

And just as I was about leaving his place Henrietta alerted me that she was back home. So I rushed over. Now this isn't all smiles because Henri is leaving for the USA tomorrow where she will return from in some months with a bouncing baby! It's just a weird feeling that Henrietta/Chocolate won't be around. Henri is one of those friends; QC, UNEC and forever! Babe, I really do love you, I will miss you terribly. You have the most friends among anyone else I know and it's not by mistake, it's because of who you are. You're a truly lovable, witty, fun, kindhearted individual. Yeah we don't hang that often but babes I think you are freaking fantastic and that's why all your friends go out of their way, go above and beyond where you're concerned. 

Last week Henrietta suggested she take me to the Spa; massages, mani-pedi, sauna and the whole works, all on her! I don't have any other girlfriend that would have suggested taking me out and spending good money on me on just a random day. Unfortunately I couldn't make it because I was busy but the thought itself meant so much to me. She's easily one of the most generous individuals I know (and God in his infinite mercies will continue to be generous to you babe. Amen) and tonight she once again showed me that generosity. 

If I were to take a picture of the things this babe has given (me) it will be just too much, but tonight these are some of what I got. 

The irony of this is that I spent thousands of naira on makeup including a brush set like this just a few days ago. And today Henrietta gave me this MAC set and a make up box with stuff I cannot afford to buy at the moment (that shimmery MAC powder, the Dior and Revlon lipsticks most especially), and I'm sincerely grateful. 

I'll miss you my friend and neighbour. 'Can't wait till you get back. I just cannot wait to carry your offspring. LOL!


Ok, so that's that. No my life probably isn't as awesome as I made it sound in the post's Title but that's just how I feel tonight. Having friends that love, and express their love, makes my life feel so much richer. And with that thought I'm off to bed with a smile on my lips. 

God, please let this mark the end of dry-spell season. 


  1. Madam pls don't show some of us ur kilishi unless u want Oga to drive hours to get it for a preg wife! Some people won't thank u oh. Haven't even read the article oh na picture I see oh

  2. Funny I had a perfume and make up thingy, I couldn't travel without get plenty perfume it got to the point when my male friend started calling me j'adore cos at that time i was crazy about it( hope he doesn't read this!) Had to buy make up each week ahh!

  3. Bvlgari is my Holy Grail. Oh hail thee my dear Bvlgari. My body is addicted 2 Bvlgari. Omnia, jade, Amethyst..oh Lord! Classiest smell ever.

  4. lucky you....... i would love to get those gifts

  5. You're surrounded by some real good friends baybay, hope you know how lucky you are oooo?

  6. Awwwwww.... Will miss u too bebe.. You are more than a friend, ur a sister. Love always ..

    1. @Henri boo safe journey! Guess i really was "seeing" things afterall *wink* @ Ndo, u r and will always be an amazing person. Show me any1 dat says otherwise so can sit on his head and snuff d life outa him (u know dat wld happen if i do)

    2. Ziggy oooo! Lmao! Xoxo boo and thanks a lot

  7. Nna this is Love! Real love...
    Dearest beloved bff, did U see what H got for T? Ayam waiting for yours... LOL.

    We await pictures of our offspring chocolate.
    Have a safe Trip/Delivery!

    1. Lol...nne,ibidokwa with ur H nd T. When they fire u with ur famzing,u wld be calling nwando to save

  8. Of course ur life is awesome! Who doesn't like gifts.I looooove perfumes sometimes I buy them wen I'm moody and it helps to lift my spirits. Pls send me kilishi Oo°˚˚˚°!

  9. I have same Jimmy Choo perfume you wont believe it's about to finish and i stopped using it so i'll just be looking at the remaining one in the bottle#CRAZY# . The perfume is just small but smells soooo good . enjoy dearie

  10. Awww...I love gifts!! Surprise or begged for sef! *covers face.
    Wishing your friend a safe delivery.

    1. Looool. cccc, making me smile as always.

  11. Yes your life is pretty awesome, and that dry spell has surely come to an end.

  12. All the way in ghana, how do i get those Kilishi, im grossly addicted

  13. Chaiii! See friends sha. Pataiski, Reginald, hope say una de learn o, no be to buy person beer every weekend. :D

    1. LMAO Memphis beer is better than nothing nau!
      @ Thelma if I figure something out I'll be sure to let you know.

  14. In a world filled with negative stories, about friends back biting and all sorts of madness, it feels great and cool reading words of gratitude about your friend. Just wanna wish Henrietta a safe trip and safe delivery plus tons of joy in the days ahead.
    My thoughts are wandering and imagining how truly beautiful the world would be if we show more appreciation.

  15. Well,Sasha bone is 1st on that kilishi-list. Dunno what y'all are talking bout. Lol
    A safe trip nd delivery for ur friend Henri...

  16. Of cause you life is awesome,I thought you knew that long ago,a person who is beautiful inside out and is still standing after all she's gone through with a few faithful friends...what more?
    I wish ur friend a safe and fruitful delivery.God got you darling

  17. I almost forgot,thanks for the kilish,don't worry pile up all my goodies with you,am coming to lagos soon and am gonna come pack them with a a lot.I apreciate


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Just checking in to sign the register. Lol. It's been a very busy week and it looks like it might be an even busier weekend. I was hoping to get some writing done when I got to the airport yesterday but I even almost missed my flight. It was hopeless trying to do any work on the plane as it was bumpy af, and this toddler behind me wouldn't stop screaming in piercing shrieks like he was being exorcised. 
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After listening to a song "IF YOU LOVE SOMEBODY TELL THEM THAT YOU
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And for the rest of us, what's something about you that no one knows, or very few people know? Who's got a dark secret here, or a weird one, or a funny one even? I really don't mean to be invasive but I don't want to be the only one sharing, plus I think hearing other people's secrets is quite fun, don't you think?

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-owning a blog -week long dry fast at Prayer City (I never hesperred it).  -staying in an (emotionally) abusive relationship.
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