• Suru’s 2017 Mini Euro Tour

      My best friend and I started planning a trip to Europe at the beginning of 2017. We had fantasized about Paris in particular since the year before. I had even named one of my dogs after this beautiful city – yes, I’m an avid dog lover – bite me!…

  • Where did my money go? (Part 2)

    Dear TGA Readers, I sincerely apologise for the hiatus. I really did have a plan to churn out a minimum of two blog posts a month. But for lack of a better excuse, I’ll just say life happened. I would like to thank everyone who checked up on the blog…

  • Where Did My Money Go?

    My mum and I were having a discussion over the weekend when the subject of money came up. She asked me how much I earned per annum and how much I had saved over the years I’d been working. I answered both questions and she looked at me point blank…

  • The A-Z of Office Politics

    Man is a political creature (corny, I know, but I couldn’t think of any other opening line). Whether you choose to acknowledge it or not, office politics is an integral part of any organization. As long as the company is being run by human beings and not robots, there is…

  • 9 Valuable Lessons on Friendship

    Two weekends ago I spent the weekend at my dear friend Dolu’s parent’s house. The plan was simple, the Association of Mosadoluwa’s Inherited FriendsTM will gather at Dolu’s parent’s house and have a cook out. Thankfully everyone jumped at the idea and the date was fixed. I initially had some trepidation…

  • Holy Spirit, Cupcakes and Dumbbells

    Because weight loss just got spiritual. Wait, why do I have a feeling my friends are going to roast me for this post. There is a Yoruba proverb that says, “What the elders can see sitting down, the youth cannot see standing up.” So when my friend’s aunt took a…

  • Have you seen the movie?

    Once in a while, you hear a sermon and it feels like the preacher is speaking directly to your soul. The subject matter hits you right at the center of your need and you are hmming, aahing, and nodding vigorously throughout the sermon. I had such an experience while I…

  • 7 random memories from my childhood

    There are those memories that flash across your mind from time to time and are able to bring tears from your eyes, or a smile or even full blown laughter. I have lots of them – mostly random memories from my childhood and growing up. Some of these memories are…