Tag: LIFESTYLE

Today’s ‘Metrosexual’ Man – Blending Classic with the Modern!

Lifestyle Choices “The eyes might be the window to the soul, but clothing and accessories are the doors leading to just about everywhere else” ~ Lorenzo According to the journalist Mark Simpson, the metrosexual is dead. Long live the ‘spornosexual’. Is he right? Personally, I disagree. Athough there’s a growing number of men doing all it takes to be rewarded with ripped bodies, there … Read More Today’s ‘Metrosexual’ Man – Blending Classic with the Modern!

Travelling with Underage Children!

Most of my holidays/exploring abroad are usually with my two little daughters. We always have an amazing time together, visiting great sights and experiencing new cultures and people. I consider travelling a form of education for my daughters, where learning and exploring are a part of understanding and developing knowledge of the peoples and cultures of our world, especially in our increasingly more multicultural … Read More Travelling with Underage Children!

The Shabby Chic Culture – A Fast Growing Trend

Over the years, there has been an explosion of a culture, or perhaps a movement, in interior decor, of furniture and furnishings, known commonly as the Shabby chic look, which seamlessly blends the old with the modern, resulting in a distressed, tired, yet modernistic appearance. This style was quite popular in the 1980s amongst modern Bohemians and Artisans in the United Kingdom who challenged the … Read More The Shabby Chic Culture – A Fast Growing Trend

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A View through the Wire ~ A Short Story pt2

A View through the Wire ~ A SHORT Story Samantha rolled off the bed, suddenly aware how late it was. ‘Gosh!!, that was meant to be a short nap!’. It was now after two in the afternoon and she had slept for good three hours. She looked around and wondered where Jim was. She could still smell his masculine scent on the sheets. Throwing … Read More A View through the Wire ~ A Short Story pt2

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Himalayan Salt v Other Sea Salts & Table Salt – My verdict

Lifestyle Choices The other day while going through various posts on social media, I stumbled on a discussion between a couple of friends about the Pink Salt also known as the Himalayan Salt.  It caught my attention because, several years ago, I was in a friend’s house and I had seen this pink salt. I thought nothing of it because I already used these … Read More Himalayan Salt v Other Sea Salts & Table Salt – My verdict

Himalayan Salt v Other Sea Salts & Table Salt

The other day while going through various posts on social media, I stumbled on a discussion between a couple of friends about the Pink Salt also known as the Himalayan Salt.  It caught my attention because, several years ago, I was in a friend’s house and I had seen this pink salt. I thought nothing of it because I already used these salts in … Read More Himalayan Salt v Other Sea Salts & Table Salt

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Art & History Event ~ The Victoria & Albert Museum, London

Art Exhibitions For lovers of African Arts and History  The Victoria and Albert Museum or V&A as commonly known, are having volunteering guided tours of Black people and Art through 1600 – 1815 in Britain. ~ Titled “Mysterious Spectacle: The African Representation in European Art”, this will be a Free talk & guided tour to be held on Saturday 4 February, 15.00 – 16.00 The Talk will be on … Read More Art & History Event ~ The Victoria & Albert Museum, London

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Why Some Women Cheat

Lifestyle Choices “Fishes in a glass bowl, swimming ever so freely; in a bowl they live, ever bound within; trapped they are, for in that bowl, there’s no escape” ~ Lorenzo Tim is a 45 year-old retired man-for-hire, a male escort. His other services involved pleasing his female clients, offering sex for a fee. This lifestyle afforded Tim countless holidays to the Côte d’Azur, … Read More Why Some Women Cheat

Travel – An Escape from Reality

Lifestyle Choices Back in December 2014 I took some time off from my London life to enjoy the sights and sounds of beautiful Turkey. It was a holiday I was looking forward to with eagerness as I needed some time away to relax from a rather challenging year. Turkey is one of the most exciting countries I have ever had the privilege of visiting. … Read More Travel – An Escape from Reality

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Travel – An Escape from Reality

Lifestyle Choices Back in December 2014 I took some time off from my London life to enjoy the sights and sounds of beautiful Turkey. It was a holiday I was looking forward to with eagerness as I needed some time away to relax from a rather challenging year. Turkey is one of the most exciting countries I have ever had the privilege of visiting. … Read More Travel – An Escape from Reality

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Jollof Rice & Peppered Cod Fillet w/ Vegetables

Lifestyle Choices – Food As You Like It! I’ve heard arguments between my Nigerian friends and some Ghanaian mates on what country’s Jollof rice tastes better. To be honest, I really couldn’t be bothered so long as it’s cooked to my liking ~ Hot N Spicy. For my Non-African friends who’ve never had a taste of the infamous Jollof rice, here’s the dinner I made … Read More Jollof Rice & Peppered Cod Fillet w/ Vegetables

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Baby Potatoes, Sausages and Lorenzo’s Wine Twist!

Lifestyle Choices As a foodie, I love to try out new foods and experiment with flavours. There are so many herbs and mixed spices one can play with, and when you hit the bullseye, it’s just a delight. I bought some baby potatoes a few days ago and this morning I decided to try something new. I’ve got this white wine I just love … Read More Baby Potatoes, Sausages and Lorenzo’s Wine Twist!