This month at the Sunshine Book Club, we’ll be reading Elnathan John’s “Born On A Tuesday”. The book was published in 2015 by Cassava Republic. Here’s a breakdown of the book: Dantala lives in Bayan Layi, Nigeria and studies in a Sufi Quranic school. By chance he meets gang leader Banda, a nominal Muslim. Dantala is thrust into a world with fluid rules and casual...
01 Apr 2016
in Days of the year, Life
Is it me of January ran by me real fast? It feels like yesterday was just new years’ day. Dear friends, anyone know where I can buy time?
03 Feb 2016
As an adventurer one of the tools you need is a camera.
03 Jan 2016
in Days of the year, Life
Creativity is a force of progress. It is an action we must all take in turning our dreams to reality. January 2016 is Creativity Month. This movement where for a whole month long, individuals attempt and actually transforms their homes and work space into a creative space was inspired and found by Randall Munson, an international speaker. I’ve already started trying to do this. I just bought...
02 Jan 2016
in Inspiration, Life
Happy New Year! 2015 was quite a year for me. I hit the ground running – moved home, worked everyday, lost friends, sleeping became a hobby, struggled with being different . . . But it was a great year! I got a fab job, got to visit new places, made new friends, tried new things, and stopped trying to blend in. (Different is cool). New Year =...
01 Jan 2016
All kinds of exciting things happen in December. It’s the last month of the year; it’s the season to be jolly. It’s also a time for celebration and reflection. While you think about whether you’ve been naughty or nice, here’s a list of the different days of the year. December 1 – Giving Tuesday December 2 – Fritters Day December 3 – Roof over your...
08 Dec 2015
November always reminds us that Christmas is just around the corner. *Sigh. It’s almost time to start reflecting. On a lighter note, as you know, November is Vegan Month and some of us have decided to take on the vegan challenge. Everyday is a day to celebrate being alive and with the That Ré of Sunshine team we share our daily celebrations on Twitter with our followers. No day is...
02 Nov 2015
Ever met an African man who was vegan? Well neither have I. November 2015 so happens to be World Vegan Month. This month is about creating awareness as concerns the vegan lifestyle. Heads up, being a vegan is completely different from being a vegetarian. It’s not about transforming oneself into a hippie; it’s more about adopting an ideology of a healthy lifestyle that not just...
01 Nov 2015
Moving to Lagos is both an exciting and scary journey. I’ve spent most of my life in Nigeria, then I moved away without my family for a while and then moved back again.