Nneamaka “Maknisy” Nwosisi : Bag Maker Extraordinaire

Nneamaka Nwosisi is the founder of Maknisy Collections, an indigenous accessory brand. Her handbags and footwear are well sought after for their quality and style. She is also a mother of triplets, three adorable boys. Lets learn more about this very hardworking lady.   Amaka, please tell us a little about yourself I am the middle child in a family of five kids and we had a lovely and adventurous childhood growing up in Enugu. My Dad, God rest his soul, was a business man and my mum was a civil servant and they made sure we had the best […]

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Anuli Ola-Olaniyi : Helping young women get employed with H.E.I.R

The indefatigable Anuli Ola-Olaniyi is a social entrepreneur , project manager, blogger and a contributor for several online platforms . Apart from being a mum and wife she runs HEIR. An organisation that helps prepare young women for successful careers. Apart from extensive work experience in the UK and Nigeria she delivers cutting edge training that has elevated people both in their professional and personal life. She blogs on www.heir.com.ng. Let’s learn more about this amazing woman.   Anuli tell us a little about your growing up years and educational background  (to give us some insight into your life and […]

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Joy Egolum : The Smooth talking Compere

Joy Egolum is a compere with a difference. Her dexterity at handling all sorts of events makes her stand out. Her composure and impeccable diction make her a perfect choice for all sorts of events from corporate and glam, boardroom to ball room and everything in between! Let’s listen to how this lovely wife and Mum makes compering look easy! Joy girl! please tell us a little about yourself|? Lol. Joy girl! Follows me everywhere. My name is Joy Egolum. I grew up in Lagos where I had my primary school education at St. Mary’s Private School, Lagos. I attended […]

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Lessons from Helen Keller : A blind woman with vision

As a child I read the story of how Helen Keller learnt how to speak with the help of her devoted teacher and friend Anne Sullivan. The story was made into a childrens book and I was fascinated by the story of how she transformed form an almost feral child (due to her frustration at not being able to communicate) to a very accomplished lady. I still remember the illustration showing Helen putting her hands under a running tap and learning the word water. Helen Keller was a perfectly healthy child in 1880 but at the age of 18months contracted an illness […]

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Oluwatoyin Ogunkanmi : A passion for purposeful parenting

Most children are back to school and some parents are heaving a sign of relief, the fact is that whether your children are at home in school your job as a parent is never quite done. Perhaps this is why Oluwatoyin Ogunkanmi the CEO of Gleekin school supply store decided to get more parenting skills and become a parenting coach. In this piece Toyin shares some of her tips for  working mothers, please read, share and leave your comments as well.  My name is Oluwatoyin Ogunkanmi, I am a Psychologist and a parenting coach, my mission is to equip parents with the necessary […]

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Back to School Tips for Busy Mums

The school year is upon us and it’s time to get your act together before the first day of school. If you are a working mum you need to be extra organised as having your children back to school is no excuse to be tardy. Here are a 5 tips to help you and your children as you count down to drop off at school! What do they need?  If you haven’t bought all their school supplies by now you may be running late.You can go through their school stuff with them and be sure they have all they need […]

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Preparing food for your baby with love!

Happy Sallah everyone hope you are all enjoying your weekend! Well these past few weeks we have talked alot about breast feeding and baby food  and for many new mothers, after months of feeding baby breast milk or formula, they look forward to introducing baby to other foods. Apart from the pre-packed baby food there is often a dilemma as to what exactly we can give babies once they are ready to be introduced to the world of solids and semi-solids. Every Mummy wants to make sure that while your meeting your career goals your little ones are getting amazing […]

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