Naomi's Diary

How much is too much when it comes to sharing?

How much is too much when it comes to sharing

Recently, I heard an unpalatable news. The events surrounding it made me question how much is too much when it comes to sharing? what aspects of our lives should we share?   Coming from an African background, A Nigerian one at that, I understand all too well the paranoia attached to sharing some aspects of …

Lifestyle Personal experience

On forgiveness: Is it possible to forgive and forget?

How to forgive and forget

Do you know that the phrase ‘forgive and forget‘ has no place in the Bible? With forgiveness seen as the most “good person” thing to do, Is it a must? Forgiveness is not something you do for another person, it is for yourself. It is a selfish act. Sometime ago, I harbored some hurt and …

Nigerian Rants

Sex for grades: Sexual harrasment and opinions without evidence

sex for grades

Since the sex for grades scandal was brought to fore, as a result of BBC undercover work carried out by Kiki Mordi, a lot of Nigerians have expressed different opinions, as it is to be expected. Most, at least on social media, seemed outraged. There has been an outpouring of support for the ordeal a …

Lifestyle

20 great work/office outfits for women on pinterest

There is a confidence that comes from knowing you have on a great outfit. In a male dominated world, women have to sometimes work twice as hard in order for them to be seen and respected. Having on a great work ensemble can going a long way in adding to your level of confidence. The …

Living life Personal Development

Why do we procrastinate and how do we deal with procrastination?

Why do we procrastinate and how do we deal with procrastination?

So I had this paper that was due in a month. The normal and rational thing was for me to set out a plan that would enable me finish the paper on time and with less stress, and that was what I thought I would do, at least the minute I got the task. But …

Movie Review

A list of Diahann Carroll Movies and Tv shows from 1952-2018

Diahann Carroll was an African American Actress, Singer and Model active from her first Televison show in 1952. Her last film in 2018. She is known to be the first black woman to star in a non-servant role. Best known for her role as Julia Baker in the comedy that aired from 1968-1971 which earned …

Music we love

Nothing like your presence by William McDowell ft. Travis Greene & Nathaniel Bassey [Lyrics & Download]

Nothing like your presence by William McDowell ft. Travis Greene & Nathaniel Bassey [Lyrics] There’s nothing like Your presence, Lord All I want is to be with You There’s nothing like Your presence, Lord All I want is to be with You   There’s nothing like Your presence, Lord All I want is to be …