Write ups/ Poetry

Inhuman …

that_Idoma_geh🦋 Certain event and occurrences have made me ponder on the word “inhuman”. Because as humans there are certain things like “empathy” that’s should be exhibited but in these past few days. I have witnessed the opposite both from people I know at arms length and those I consider “close”. How do you ask human… Continue reading Inhuman …

Gist corner

Pop up sale 🎉🎊

Shopping makes me so excited... yaay! So whenever I hear of a bazaar or a sales going on I lift myself up in the glory of the Lord and try to go see what I can find there.. This makes me miss my mum more. We love going to trade fairs together .. Anyways your… Continue reading Pop up sale 🎉🎊

Gist corner

Suicide Murder Mission?

March 24 2015, the Germanwing flight 9525 carrying 150 people, 144 passengers and 6 crew members was scheduled to land at Düsseldurf airport in Germany. The low cost carrier, owned by German airline Lufthansa , took off from Barcelona Elprat airport in Spain but never got to its scheduled destination. This was the first plane… Continue reading Suicide Murder Mission?

Hygiene

Why your couchie smells like fish 🐠..

First of all ; Couchie is a slang term for Vagina. This is a fragile but important topic that we need not to shy away from. Vaginal hygiene is as important as dental or general body hygiene. So today I want to tell you about this fragile and sensitive topic . Be it the couchie… Continue reading Why your couchie smells like fish 🐠..

Life talks

Just a little love

Just a little love. A small act of kindness It is like watering a dying plant A bright smile can brighten another’s day A little act of kindness like bringing a cup of coffee ☕️ for someone A honest compliment A little motivational note A short phone call to let them know someone cares Just… Continue reading Just a little love

Write ups/ Poetry

Rain 🌧 ☔️…

It has to rain for plants to grow ,🌱 For the heat to cool. The rain 🌧 is a sign for the farmer to start sowing. So honey, when the rains of life beats you hard. Let the rain kiss you For it’s a sign that days of harvesting will come .. Grind hard in… Continue reading Rain 🌧 ☔️…

Food/Recipes, Life talks

Let’s make ice tea..

For this ice tea I will be using 🦋 Tea bags (you can use any flavor of choice ) 🦋 Lime 🦋Sugar to taste 🦋Hot water Process— 1.Boil water . 2. Pick your tea bags . I will be using cranberry apple and strawberry. 3. My jug has an infuser container so I put everything… Continue reading Let’s make ice tea..

Write ups/ Poetry

The White Rose flower

It’s the first for me. As a Nigerian geh (girl). Getting flowers is strange and weird. But I got a Rose flower . For the first time . You guessed right, I didn’t know how to react or what to say . So I said Thank you. Weird I know, A white rose flowers conveys… Continue reading The White Rose flower

Food/Recipes

Oreo cream dessert 🍨

I prefer to call this a cream dessert but it is also called “homemade ice cream by others”. This is a simple three ingredient dessert 🍨 You will need 😌 🦋 Whipped cream 🦋Condense milk or heavy cream 🦋Oreo biscuit or flavor of your choice 🦋 Sugar (optional) 🦋 A container to freeze it in… Continue reading Oreo cream dessert 🍨

Write ups/ Poetry

Fading Away 💔🖤..

There are times we all go through hard times , and for some of us penning or typing down words is the only escape we have. Here is a piece by Karim . 💔FADING AWAY💔 Just as we become so strong,I feel it fading away,I feel the laughter fading,The jokes and smiles lessen each day,I… Continue reading Fading Away 💔🖤..

Life talks

Cray Cray

It is said that we all have a little bit of crazy in us and certain circumstances or situation brings this crazy out . Mental health should never be overlooked. When you notice certain traits in yourself or others close to you, always look for help . See a doctor . Remember not every “mad”… Continue reading Cray Cray

Life talks

Changing Old habit .

Change they say is the only constant thing in life . Habits are routines or things done continuously which tend to occur over time subconsciously. We have all formed certain habits intentionally or not . Some good and productive, others not so much . And sometimes these habits have a negative impact on us or… Continue reading Changing Old habit .

Food/Recipes

Restaurant Etiquettes

Location: La taste Khartoum sudan Eating out for some is a regular everyday thing, while for others it is something they do occasionally. Which ever of these categories you fall into there is one things in common, we all go to a restaurant or an eatery. Going to these places to eat means you will… Continue reading Restaurant Etiquettes

Life talks

The degrading of mothers who deliver through caesarean section.

Pregnancy, yes lets start there. Pregnancy occurs when a sperm fertilizes an egg after it is released, then it moves to the uterus and a successful implantation of this fertilized egg in the uterus results in pregnancy. So a woman, at this point lets call her a mother, carries this fertilized egg which becomes a… Continue reading The degrading of mothers who deliver through caesarean section.

Life talks

When life gives you lemons 🍋 make lemonade

was about to make some lemonade and these thoughts 💭 came to me ✨ When life gives you lemons Squeeze out every juice from it Have a drink It might not be sweet but then it’s juice If it’s unbearable just add sugar Cause In time, things will change Dry it’s peel and use its… Continue reading When life gives you lemons 🍋 make lemonade

Life talks

Sightseeing 1.

WHO (World Health Organization) have warned that there is no going back to the "old normal" we have a new normal now which involves wearing masks, social distancing, sanitizing and reporting to the rightful authorities is you don't feel well. Well, be it that the old normal is "over" , most areas or part of… Continue reading Sightseeing 1.

Food/Recipes

Nigerian Fish Pepper Soup

To prepare the perfect Nigerian pepper soup, the key lies in the spices and herbs added to it. To prepare fish pepper soup you will need Fish, obviously. Now fish in Khartoum metropolis is expensive and as a student its not something you can fit into your budget regularly. But there are local markets where… Continue reading Nigerian Fish Pepper Soup

Write ups/ Poetry

The grass is not always greener on the other side .

The grass is not always greener on the other side The grass is greener where it is watered and cared for Maybe the grass is greener cause it’s fake, an illusion Maybe your grass ain’t green because you are longing for the greener grass The grass is not always greener on the other side If… Continue reading The grass is not always greener on the other side .

DIY

My big pink mask 😷

Resuming college after about 5months came with mixed feelings and new rules . These rules are , wearing a Mask is mandatory , temperature inspection at the entrance of the school and hand sanitizing .. All in line with the guidelines to control and prevent spread of COVID-19 amongst students. Getting a washable mask was… Continue reading My big pink mask 😷

Food/Recipes

Chocolate Banana Oat Loaf.

Hello everyone, this recipe should surely up your banana loaf game 😉. Too make this you will need 💁🏽‍♀️ 2 very Ripe banana 🍌 1 egg 🥚 Nutmeg, vanilla (flavor of choice ) 2tbsp Cooking oil (vegetable oil) 1/3 Cup Cocoa powder 1/3 Cup Oat 1/4 Cup Powdered milk 🥛 Salt 🧂 1/4 cup sugar… Continue reading Chocolate Banana Oat Loaf.

Life talks

The Stigma of Buying Okrika.

Okrika is a port town in rivers state Nigeria, but it is also what Nigerians call second hand products mostly imported from the abroad. Buying okrika products is a great way to get high end products below retail prices. It is also a way to save money and getting antique products which are no more… Continue reading The Stigma of Buying Okrika.

Life talks

Trauma Bonding

Trauma bonding, is a strong emotional attachment between an abused person and his or her abuser formed as a result of ongoing cycles of abuse in which intermittent reinforcement of reward and punishment creates a powerful emotional bond that is resistant to change. Here I have attached a well summarized piece on trauma bonding by… Continue reading Trauma Bonding

Food/Recipes

Chin Chin.

Chin Chin is a popular fried snack in west Africa . It is fried dough, made mainly from either wheat or cassava flour, sweetened with sugar and flavored with nutmeg, vanilla or any other flavor of choice. Chin Chin is a common snack served at parties and celebrations. It is also prepared during festive seasons… Continue reading Chin Chin.

Write ups/ Poetry

Let me teach you how to love me

Let me teach you how to love me No one can teach you that Let me teach you how to love me Love me,my angels and demons Love my night and days Love the days my sun and moon eclipse Love my scars Cause darling best believe I am not always beautiful Love my shadows… Continue reading Let me teach you how to love me

Life talks

A little encouragement.

Hello reader, hope you are well ☀️. If you are feeling a bit down, unhappy or downcast, just remember there is someone , somewhere praying for you and also wishing you well. These are hard times and it’s easy to get overwhelmed by it. What ever it is you are going through you will rise… Continue reading A little encouragement.

Life talks

Forgive and Forget

Many times we get hurt by others and are advised to forgive and forget . Before I proceed , what does “forgive and forget” mean . I personally never really understood the concept of forgetting as I took it too literally, but with research and study I found the best definition for it. Forgive and… Continue reading Forgive and Forget

Write ups/ Poetry

Vanity

Some years ago I was desperately eager to own a laptop and not just a laptop, "a powerful one". I made sure to constantly remind my parent of that and on one of those long holidays, they told me to go find out the price of the one I wanted and get back to them.… Continue reading Vanity

Write ups/ Poetry

In the quest for Perfection,

Hello reader, I hope you are well. Going through my document I came across write ups and poem authored by my friends and I. You see, we have a thing for words and writing, and every other week we share materials amongst ourselves. So enjoy this category and expect more. Photo credit; that_Idoma_geh In the… Continue reading In the quest for Perfection,

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The bride price 2🎁🛍💵🐂🐓🐐

The price of Bride price is taking a surprising turn as certain families are been accused of using it as a poverty elevation scheme for the prices are exorbitant, and most times ludicrous. Certain factors also affect the price of bride price. Reasons might be if she is educated, schooled abroad, A young lady, Beautiful… Continue reading The bride price 2🎁🛍💵🐂🐓🐐

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The bride price 1 🎁🛍💵🐂🐓🐐

Bride price is an amount of money or property or social title paid by the groom or/and his family to the family of the bride. The bride price is very important in most African traditions as it is symbolic and validates a traditional marriage. It is also a criteria that should be meet in oder… Continue reading The bride price 1 🎁🛍💵🐂🐓🐐

Life talks

What’s your excuse for Negligence?

Negligence[ˈnɛɡlɪdʒ(ə)ns]NOUNfailure to take proper care over something. Taking proper care of things is what is expected of a responsible person. A few days ago I saw my neighbor's plant, and felt disappointed at the sight of it because they were dying . When I asked why proper care is not been given to the plant,… Continue reading What’s your excuse for Negligence?

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Eid Mubarak.

Idomageh blogs wishes you a happy memorable celebration . May your prayers be answered, May peace and joy embrace your life, and that of your family, friends and community. stay blessed now and always. Amen! Eid Al Aldha Mubarak!

Life talks

You have changed..

There are different definitions to the phrase "You have changed". Going through what individuals define the phrase You have changed to be on the internet that of Nikhil Siva on Quora makes more sense to me. He stated, it simply means you have stopped living your life their way. He went further to explain that… Continue reading You have changed..

Life talks

Make you dey observe..

TRANSLATION: Observe every details Take everything as a sign. Before I start, enjoy a cup of tea. So, a good evening to you. Growing up Nigerian, we were taught to see everything as a sign. A child sweeping the house is translated to an unexpected guest will visit today. Itchy feet implies someone somewhere is… Continue reading Make you dey observe..

Life talks

A letter of hope.

Dear reader, To be alive in 2020, is already a win. Some days back I received a mail from a firm I do freelance writing for saying due to the pandemic there was no more work and the firm was shutting down. I was sadden by this news because I thought about others that solely… Continue reading A letter of hope.

Life talks

The biggleman’s safe.

The biggleman's safe is an hypothetical cryptography scenario from the book Digital fortress by Dan Brown, of whom I am a huge fan of. The biggleman safe is about a safe builder who decided to make an unbreakable safe. How is this possible you may wonder, so I will tell you. First, to build anything… Continue reading The biggleman’s safe.

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Paying the price.

Growing up, I heard the phrase Are you ready to pay the price? a lot from grownups, in movies and in the books I read. Everything, they say comes with a price. As a medical student schooling away from home my colleagues and I can testify to this. Relationships go stale due to long distance,… Continue reading Paying the price.

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Minding your business.

Before I start with today's post, I have good news. So today I went to a different fruit stall to buy another watermelon. And behold children of God, it was ripe, ok and tasted great. it had a lot of seeds sha. I just can't seem to win with watermelons Ok, back to the topic… Continue reading Minding your business.

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Fate, Coincidence or Luck?

So, today I went out with a friend to buy books amongst other things. After we were done and ready to return home, I decided we order Tirhal (this is a transportation service like uber). We got a ride which stated on the app "grey Hyundai car", at that moment we saw a grey Hyundai… Continue reading Fate, Coincidence or Luck?

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HI…

Its awkward, not knowing what to post first. Having so many topics, makes it difficult choosing a first topic. So I have decided to just say HI, I hope you are well and we get along so well that you did drop by my blog often. see you soon.