Stranger than Fiction

"So I was just over here minding my business and…"

A La Zagat: The Orchard Bar and Lounge, Lekki – Some bad apples

The Orchard (top floor, Centro Mall, Admiralty Way, Lekki. ) is a bar/lounge and grill restaurant. I had heard about it from a male friend who always scheduled his weekend … Continue reading

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Orobo Chronicles: Episode 2 – Like Glue

I haven’t lost any weight. I apparently look like I have but I am heavier than when I first started this journey. And no, I have not built muscle. I … Continue reading

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A la Zagat: The Foundry part 2 – Two thumbs up!

The main point of the restaurant review series is to inform readers about new, fun establishments in Lagos ( for now). It also serves as a prompt to those who … Continue reading

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A La Zagat: Izanagi – Omigoto!!

Izanagi (19B Idejo Street, Lagos; +234 706 222 2222) is a Japanese restaurant, that was opened as an addition to the Piccolo Mondo family. Having been in Lagos for a … Continue reading

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Fear of flying

I’ve never liked flying. Well, for as long as I can remember anyway. I have had way too many interesting experiences on planes and with airports to. Between food poisoning, … Continue reading

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List 1

A list of things that only happened once. Because this. TobsAlams was born: You can’t replicate this greatness. Fallen IN Love: I have loved people, liked some people a lot, … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 4 Comments

Orobo Chronicles. Episode 1: Free Me!!!

A few weeks ago, while at my tailor/designer’s store, the store manager decided that it was wise and proper to exclaim, ” Ah, Auntie! I looked at your new measurements. … Continue reading

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…Because numb…

In a brief stint of traffic as I was driving to work this morning, I scrolled through my twitter timeline and saw the news of the Nyanya, Abuja bus park … Continue reading

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Tobs’ Beauty Chronicles: From the Root

Beauty is pain. Or can be anyway. Some things shouldn’t be painful, while pain is definitely not avoidable in some particular cases. Take hair removal. Mostly necessary but can be … Continue reading

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“The truth is r…

“The truth is rarely pure and never simple” – Oscar Wilde …Telling ourselves the truth can sometimes be the hardest thing to do. New post up soon.

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