All posts tagged in: marriage

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11 months ago

7 Keys to Finding a Good Husband

If you’re over 23 (or younger these days), then more likely than not, your friends have started getting married. Weddings now have ...

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1 year ago

Does Love Fluctuate?

… Love, the golden word that binds all and heals all. Love, just a bit of it would make the world a better place. Love, that ...

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2 years ago

There is No Shame in Being Unwed

… In Nigeria there is a stigma that comes from being unwed. Especially when you reach a certain age. Especially when you are a ...

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2 years ago

She Makes Way More Than Me! Problem?

… So this has been a subject of discussion many a times when the matter of dating and marriage comes up with our dear Nigerian ...


2 years ago

Timi Dakalo Weds

... Timi Dakalo, the 2007 Idols West Africa winner, and bonafied RnB star has married his girlfriend and mother of his baby. The ...


3 years ago

Open Marriages, A Do

... So I came across this lengthy but interesting article about parenting in an open marriage. It really got me thinking about the ...


3 years ago

Music Producer, Samklef Ties The Knot

... One of the hottest producers of the past year, Samklef, real name Samuel Oguachuba, yesterday had his traditional wedding/marriage ...


3 years ago

Mekus Chronicles III

Mekus Chronicles III is back and in the time I have been gone I’ve grown up a bit. My opinion on a number of issues have changed. ...


3 years ago

The Night Before

... You all watched Sex and the City, the Movie right? Of course you did. I mean, why wouldn’t you have? For those of you then who ...


3 years ago

Are Nigerian Women Being Cheated

... I recently received an email that made me sit up and think. A friend of mine is in the process of getting her British citizenship, ...


3 years ago

Ecclesiastical Wahala

... Imagine this scenario. A young girl comes to her parents…”Mum, Dad…I met someone and we`ve seen been seeing each ...


3 years ago

What Is Healthy?

... What constitutes a healthy relationship? Would we know one when we see it? Better yet, would we know what an unhealthy ...


3 years ago

The Ring Doesn’t Mean A Thing

... Newlyweds, happily married, “working things out”, or plain confused, describes the status of countless marriages.  What is ...


3 years ago

It’s My Money, Not Your Son’s

... I always knew my paternal grandma never liked my uncle’s wife but I could not figure out why until recently. My uncle lives in ...


3 years ago

Do As I Say, Not As I Do

... Where is the most religious country in the world? You guessed it… Nigeria. Enter any major city in the country and you are ...


4 years ago

Is It Over Yet? …Part 2

... Read Part 1 It is now history the days when our mamas stucked it out, battled against the iceberg trying to capsize the rosy ...


4 years ago

Today for You. Tomorrow for Me

... I remember as a little girl of about 7, my dad and mom would have this mini argument where my dad would jokingly say if my mom ...


4 years ago

Is It Time Pressure?

... Right after typing this title, I  felt a sighof relief cause this is the last point  I will be delving into as I close out on ...


4 years ago

Something Out Of Nothing?

... First of all,thanks for the comments on  EXCUSES….AGAIN? STOP PLEASE which was the series before this. Ok, now here I come ...


4 years ago

Is IT Over Yet? …Part 1

... Since I’m now reluctantly paying the traffic ticket I got by those county cops who are always lurking in hidden corners eagerly ...


4 years ago

Me Sef No Fit Marry You

... Men! Men! Men! I am very irritated and annoyed when i hear some of you brag and boast about not being able to cook. You say ...


4 years ago

Marry By 25 or Expire By 30

… Alright party people…as we continue to ponder and bask in the “What Are We” article with the various “deduced” ...


4 years ago

Top 3 Reasons Why Couples Divorce

... Divorce is an ugly thing. It is scary to know that 50 to 60% of newly weds get divorced. Not all marriages fail for the same ...


4 years ago

I’m F’ing a Married Woman

... It’s been a while since anything came by our openbook email, but suddenly this one came through and I must say it’s ...


5 years ago

I don’t believe in paying dowry….

What is this new age African men that come to the western world and decide that they do not believe in paying dowry??? I have recently ...


5 years ago

The Single Mother Trap!

... A couple of years ago, I went to visit a good friend of mine in his house. I met his girlfriend there and we got a talking. In the ...


5 years ago

Pre-Marriage Questionaire

This is a re-run of a post from my personal blog from a while back. Those that remember when this went up on my personal blog and on ...


5 years ago

Marriage No Be By Force

... So I’m sitting on the MARTA train on the way back from the airport watching a gay couple kiss, giggle, and in general just ...


5 years ago

What Do I Do? I Married The Wrong Man

... I met this wonderful guy in 2007, fell in love with him and we started dating immediately. He was 39 and I was 29.We were so into ...


5 years ago

Prenuptial Agreements

  Do you believe in prenuptial agreements? If you meet the girl/guy that you want to marry, would you make him or her sign a ...