The “Wedding Hotline” CallersPlease if you fall into this category from this day forth, cease to remain a member. How can you say the bride shouldn’t be stressed before her day but 24hrs before her big day her phone has been ringing nonstop it’s not fair. I have someone who is dealing with the logistics… Read More The “Wedding Hotline” Callers
It’s funny how nobody calls me by my real name anymore. I’m now referred to as “Iyawo” or “Iyawo wa” meaning – Wife. What a random post!
When I got engaged one of my close friends turned into my hype lady. For a month straight she kept shouting up and down the place ” omg your wedding is going to be litttttttttt” “Bella naija will beg you to carry the wedding” ” we are going to slay to another kind of level”… Read More Chief bridesmaid dilemma!
Today is another episode of “WHAT I WANTED vs WHAT I GOT” This morning we are discussing, Iya Dolapo the bead maker. Every occasion in my family, Iya Dolapo has been the blessed mummy who makes the jewellery beads for the females in my family to wear. Iya Dolapo is retired and moved back… Read More Iya Dolapo the bead maker
I have my traditional wedding outfit sorted, my civil wedding outfit sorted and my wedding dress sorted. Now it’s time for ‘Operation Killer Reception Dress’. I have no idea what style I am going for and this is getting on my nerves. I spend most of my time and internet data on the Instagram page… Read More Can I wear jeans to my wedding reception?
The Yoruba traditional marriage ceremony can actually be compared to a well put together dignified carnival. At the wedding, both families are represented by hired spokespeople called ‘Alagas’. The Alagas play the role of a compere for the ceremony. They achieve this by keeping guests entertained and coordinating the day, did I mention extorting money… Read More Who will read my acceptance letter?