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I AM FINALLY BACK AND GUESS WHAT I HAVE BEEN UP TO


With Law school finally over, I have returned to the blogosphere. If you follow me on instagram, you will have seem my first post. I thought it would be nice to start with a an intro-post, and not just jump in as if nothing had happened. My other blog here has been placed on Google Adsense(thanks Guys :)


And, contrary to many opinions, I did have a good experience in Law School. During my time away, I experienced so much. Sit back, and enjoy, as this is going to be one heck of a long post, with pictures!

I learnt how to make Ayamashe aka Yoruba Ijebu Designer Stew. My family who are my greatest critics loved it! My aunt who was visiting at the time, took the recipe from Me before she went back to her house! If you have Nigerian relations, you will know this is a big deal! Here's a picture.
 


I got to meet IK Osakioduwa. Yes! The IK! The Big Brother Africa Host! I couldn't believe it when I was invited!


During my court externship, I did African Rubber Thread hairstyle. Forget fine girl, this thing hurt crazy! It was intense! I had to drink paracetamol for some days.
 


 My aunt's baby celebrated her first birthday, and, I got to eat Abacha in Lagos(it's a really big deal y'all, it's my all time favourite meal). Here's a picture
 



 I also tried out my Mother's family alternative to the normal African rubber thread hairstyle.

 This is an after picture. What do you think?



One of those days after court...This girl is one of the sweetest people I know!




My group member's be forming badoo for picture *InsertLaughingWeepingEmoji* (No lecturer in the class though).



 My birthday was on the 9th of August. I just marked it. It would have been foolish to celebrate it when I had my bar final exams in two weeks. I appreciate all your kind wishes. Shoutout to Cakes and Creams Lagos for this amazing cake.



 After our moot trials...
My group had the nicest Judge ever! And, she came in from Ogun state just to hear our matter.






One of my roomate had her birthday while we were about to start our exams, so no party. But, we did take some room pictures. Here's one

 
However, before you settle in, add me up on SNAPCHAT, I just joined, my username is lilyofnigeria


This was on the last day of lectures. My seatmates and I were excited to be done with law school, but, we definitely were sad we would be parting. I had some good times with these bunch!


One morning during the exams, I was lost reading, and forgot to eat or drink anything. My mother came into my room with a surprise!(by the left). I had to take a picture with my twin cam. for posterity sake. African mothers are full of surprises!



On our last paper, I came in a little bit too early. But, I had the chance of seeing the preparations for our cocktail after the exams. This last cocktail was a far cry from the first one, for me. I had the time of my life in the first one before externship commenced. I give it to the Council, and, Mrs Adebiyi her best! But some people are just barbwire crazy! The cocktail ended up with an unbelievable disaster. I did not even get a pack or a ticket, yet some people had more than two meal and drink tickets, and, the mind to cart away 4-5 packs of the small chops and drinks, under the cover that it was a part of their school fees. I quietly left the place and went back to my hostel; had a shower and ate the indomie I bought from a vendor.



After the exams, I was invited to go the Lagos Business School with a group of my friends. I even put our experience on snapchat(add me up @lilyofnigeria)
 
 
 


That's it for now guys. Posts will resume on the blog on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and, Saturdays. And with time, there will be new posts here daily. They will revolve around Beauty, and Lifestyle. If there are any other things you would love to see on the blog, please let me know.


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Comments

  1. You've done quite a lot, at least you can now, take a breather. Your natural hair is so gorgeous.

    XoXo Noma

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    1. Indeed I can! Thank you so much honey, I give God all the credit for the hair. I appreciate your visit a lot.

      xx

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  2. Congrats on finishing law school - it looks as though you've been so busy! Phew, you can relax a little now :) Also, your hair looks so gorgeous and healthy worn naturally in waves, wow!

    aglassofice.com
    x

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    1. Thank you so much Gabrielle. I have been busy! At least i'm relaxing now. Thanks for visiting.

      xx

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  3. WOW you've been busy! Congratulations on finishing law school, that's a huge deal, and happy belated birthday!

    Amber | y a c h t s m a a n

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    1. Ikr, I've been busy, but, I'm grateful for the entire experience. Thank you so much Amber! :)

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  4. Awww, you look so good with the rubber thread. But you're right, its so damn painful. Ive only done it once in sec school, never again. Congrats on law school. All the best!

    I'm glad I found your blog. enjoying ita lot.

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    1. Hi Ummi! That thread is so painful eh. I don't think I'll do it again. Thank you so much. I enjoyed your blog while you were active. I hope you're doing well, and living your best life. I appreciate your comment.
      xoxo

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