Calling all 'Last Minute Lovers'

So Valentine's day is finally here, and you haven't quite figured out what to do for your lady (or guy), don't despair, the tips below may be just what you need to score winning points

To Give A Promise Ring Or Not?

The intention behind a promise ring is meant to be pure and immediately calls for an “aww” moment, and although rings are gifted in Nigeria, the practice is more popular in Western communities. Promise rings are given to women or worn by them for some reasons including:

5 Steps to Get that Proposal from Him

Ladies, Valentine day is around the corner, and this is just the perfect time to get that proposal from him. Both of you have been together like forever, and you both know you are ideal for each other but he is not popping the question yet and the wait is taking forever.
I guess it is high time to swing into action to get the proposal.

5 Creative Proposal Ideas

The clock is ticking, and you have reached that point in your relationship where you are ready to commit and lay your cards out. You are also in possession of the perfect ring but how do you get your message across with these four famous words: “Will you marry me?”. Here are five creative proposal ideas to help you out this year:

5 Delicacies From Efik Cuisine You Can Add to Your Wedding Menu

When it comes to great food, Nigeria cuisine certainly isn't lacking; but few tribes are lauded for their delicacies as much as the Efik.

The Best Time of the Year to Set Your Wedding Date

Your wedding date is one of the most important planning decisions you will make. There is no one-size-fits-all, perfect wedding date; you get to choose one that is perfectly tailored to your vision for your wedding. It’s all about knowing what’s important for you to have at your wedding. So get comfortable, we’re about to drop some wedding date nuggets of wisdom from successful wedding planners.

What To Do When Your Spouse Can’t Get Over an Ex

Sometimes, life gets in the way and throws you some lemons. Now is the time to make lemonade, drink it and remain whole.
How did you find out your spouse can’t get over an ex? Did he or she tell you, did you notice phone calls, stumble upon their hang out plans or make a shocking discovery? Fear not, here are some suggestions to get past the painful pangs of the 'past.'

Non-Floral Centrepieces to Add to Your Wedding Decor

When it comes to wedding centrepieces, there is no reason on earth why you should limit yourself. Once you step out of the flower box, there are numerous options.

Single Parent? Top Tips to Success

Single parents exist in every society due to divorce, making a conscious decision to be a single parent, due to the death of the other partner or a multitude of other reasons. Whatever the reason, single parenting is not easy in any way, and anyone who has been or is in this position know how much hard work goes into taking care of a child or even children alone.

So, are you a single mum or dad struggling to keep up with the responsibilities that come with this 'special job'? Read my tips below to help things move along smoothly.

7 Wedding Etiquette Rules Every Bride Should Know

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You are probably thinking what bride doesn’t know wedding etiquette? The kind that hasn’t been married before! Wedding etiquette actually goes beyond courtesy and tradition, it involves knowing how to handle a situation from your engagement till when you actually say "I do".

Here are seven (7) wedding etiquette rules that every bride should know:

7 Wedding Dress Terms to Know When Shopping for a Bridal Attire

Searching for the perfect wedding dress comes with its fair share of jargon, leaving even the most well-versed fashion aficionados confused. While straightforward silhouettes such as mermaid, ball gown and sheath are easily identifiable, wording such as basque, boning and Chantilly lace can sound confusing to the untrained ear. To help you brush up on your lingo, we have decoded tricky wedding dress terms that will have you equipped like a pro ahead of deciding on a bridal gown.

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Unique Aso Oke Combinations For 2017

Aso oke is one of the special attires worn mostly by the Yorubas during special occasions like weddings, birthdays, chieftaincy coronation, burial ceremony.

It's Time To Go Nude & Stylish

A nude colour palette is a great way to go when your goal is to keep it sexy and sophisticated. Done right, nude outfits look expensive and chic without even trying.

Wedding Hairstyles To Look Out For In 2017

Styling hair for a wedding can be a bother if you don’t have a knack for it or know a good hair stylist.

7 Need-to-Know Destination Wedding Rules

Whether you’re heading to the beach, trekking up to the mountains, or simply jetting to a city you love to visit, a destination wedding adds an extra layer of festivity to your wedding, turning the day into a weekend (or week!) of fun and excitement. But when you’re asking your guests to travel to be a part of your celebration, there are a few extra things you’ll want to keep in mind.

Be Intentional With Timing.