Weekly Nuggets #3

๐Ÿ’ก L. I. G. H. T. ๐Ÿ’ก Hi there! ๐Ÿ˜Š Happy new week! ๐Ÿ‘‹๐Ÿผ Last week, I had a most fascinating journey thinking up and writing daily quotes and captions on Instagram. The theme I chose for last week’s nuggets was Light. I found the process interesting because of two reasons. First, it reinforced justContinue reading “Weekly Nuggets #3”

Weekly Nuggets #2

Week 2, friends!!! Woohoo, we made it! ๐Ÿฅณ I’m so thankful to God and super thrilled that we are advancing with grace, style, purpose and straight shoulders! ๐Ÿ˜„ Ain’t no stopping us, fam. We move! For those who just joined the party, I am working on putting up a nugget/quote daily on Instagram, and cataloguingContinue reading “Weekly Nuggets #2”

Weekly Nuggets #1

Happy new year, fam!!! I would like to take a moment to deeply appreciate everyone who stayed with ExcellerBlog from 2021, however sparsely the posts came. ๐Ÿ˜Š You are the real MVPs and it has been absolutely delightful sharing thoughts, stories and opinions with you, my reader-friends. If you are new, I welcome you heartily;Continue reading “Weekly Nuggets #1”

The Marriage Requirements List

โ€œHey Simi, what qualities would you have on your marriage requirements checklist?โ€ โ€œMy what now?โ€ My BFF coughs, sputtering her drink. I give her a pointed look. โ€œWow Ticg, for someone who is mostly reticent, you sure know how to dig out really deep conversations.โ€ One corner of my lips lifts in a small smile. ๐Ÿ™‚Continue reading “The Marriage Requirements List”

Unwinding

Hi friend, ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™€๏ธHow did you โ€œunwindโ€ this weekend? ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ There was a season in my life when my modus unwindi ๐Ÿคช after a particularly long week or a stressful season was to buy this pricey brand of shortbread, and just enjoy it. Haha. Please do not judge me right now. There was something about theContinue reading “Unwinding”

Follow-follow

“Follow-follow” is a popular colloquial we used growing up in Nigeria, to refer to a person who mindlessly and sheepishly follows and supports a person or an idea. We say you are a follow-follow in the Nigerian pidgin english. ๐Ÿ˜ When I returned to Facebook after my 2 years long “social media” break, one ofContinue reading “Follow-follow”