I know it is not the 8th of March yet, not even close! But do we really need to wait that long to celebrate Women? I cannot remember what I was looking for on the internet but one thing leading to another I came across several sites listing amazing inventions by female inventors. Did you … More Not the 8th of March yet!
Can you believe that I have been liking this Suzanne Vega’s song since it was released in 1987, and it is only today, 29 years later, that I realize what it is talking about? To my defence, though, English is not my first language and when a song is not written in French, I will … More My name is Luka
As an Oprah fan, how could I start this new year without a reference to the queen of them all: Oprah. She is constantly reinventing herself but also always staying faithful to her truth.Like many of us, I don’t know her personally, but I certainly like her as I would a big sister. And here is … More As an Oprah fan
Happy New Year to all of you! I don’t know why but I cannot help but be excited by the coming of this new year. I thought I will just share this series of 7 quotes, for those of you who are feeling like me, but also for those who do not feel so great. My best wishes to you all! … More Hello 2016!
There was a time when I loved my mother. After writing this, Theresa paused and gave a glance out of the window of her bedroom. It was the end of the year and waking up that morning, earlier than usual, she felt that she had to write down the areas of her life that … More I remember when I used to love my mother
I think that inspirational books can be of great help as they are based on the observation of Human nature and on our common patterns. However, there is no need to follow everything they say to the letter, as everyone of us is unique and more or less comfortable with some advised behaviour. As this … More The seven habits of highly effective people by Stephen Covey
Mmmm…Who would have thought that I will be giving advice in the kitchen department! Well I am not an expert at all in that field, but if there is one thing that has never failed me, it is my recipe for a yoghurt cake. It is as simple as it could be, so I hope … More My secret to a successful yoghurt cake
I want to wish a Merry Christmas to all my readers. In Nigeria, they don’t really celebrate Christmas Eve. The celebration is on Christmas Day itself. So, three years ago, I decided that I was missing the Christmas Eve meal I was used to in France and I started my own tradition of a family dinner … More Merry Christmas to you
I was so relieved when I saw this animation that perhaps you already know. Finally, I understand that the universe is not against me alone!
Christmas is here and it is kindness time again. I have been struggling with this idea of kindness for a few days now judging from the topics of my last posts! I was telling you, the other day, that I have started watching Indian series and in one of the episode I saw yesterday, from … More The good wife