Are you without a job? A means of earning a living? Have you given up totally?  Are you researching on business ideas and feeling frustrated?  Don’t feel down and never ever give up. Life in itself has never been easy, but with determination and self believe you can achieve your dreams. It does not matter […]


Ever heard of Coffin Lowry Syndrome? Well, neither did I until a few days ago. Coffin Lowry Syndrome [CSL] is a rare genetic disorder consisting of abnormalities of growth, head and facial [craniofacial] area, short stature,  learning disability, cardiac abnormalities as well as visual and auditory abnormalities. Meet our star of the week- She has […]


We grow up having dreams and aspirations.  Desires that make us push ourselves hard to reach those dreams.  Somewhere along the way, we meet with a pond, or stream. Alot of such times, we overcome them. But sometimes it could be a hill, valley or even a mountain and some of us give up. We […]


A crazy football fan (I won’t mention her team even though we are on the same team 😁), academically gifted and a versatile woman. Meet our sparkling lady of the week.  Her name is Adebimpe Daniells and this is her story. Mischievous smile She was born in a low income home in Lagos Island. She […]

My hair and me

People keep asking me how I cope with my natural hair and my answer is always the same, easy.I have always had coarse hair and even when I had it permed, it was a nightmare as I always ended up with headaches. So my best option was always a hair cut or braids. I have […]


Meet an amazing woman; a registered nurse, registered midwife and registered Mental Health Nurse. She has qualifications as an Emergency Nurse Practitioner and Drugs and Alcohol Misuse Practitioner. She has worked in the forensic industry and Criminal Justice system. She currently works as a Clinical Nurse Advisor for NHS. A motivational speaker and published author […]


WOMAN- all dressed up looking gorgeous and radiant .Completely made up.MAN- dressed smart and looking dashing. Wearing a sexy perfume.  Both of them good to go and head out for an event. Underneath all of this charade is a woman in pain. Her health is failing but she tries to carry on like all is […]


I sniff and smile, its all done and I am happy, almost dancing.This is me after cleaning and scrubbing the flat. that amazing smell of bleach …ahhh, blisss. But guess what, now I am not even allowed to use bleach because I have been having breathing problems. Its just for some time but even though a […]

Joshua and Vic

Victoria had her first child and son in November 2008. Before he was born, she had gone through the usual antenatal check-ups  and nothing was found wrong with her baby.When Joshua was born, he was born with two holes in his heart and was later diagnosed with down syndrome. For Victoria, who had just come from […]

Have you got that Sparkle?

Hello everyone ,We all hear about Down syndrome and might even know someone with down syndrome.But, do we actually know what its like to live with a person with down syndrome?    Well, we are going to meet a mother and son and how they have not let anything stop or hinder them from living normal […]