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7 Feb 2011

Blog Award

Finally got round to doing this. I was presented the Versatile and Stylish award by Dee and @ilola

I really appreciate this and I am sorry for not acknowledging all this while. Forgive me pls!

The Rules are as followings:
1. Thank the person who gave you the award and link back to them in your post.
2. Tell us 7 things about yourself.
3. Award 15 other bloggers.
4. Contact these bloggers and let them know that they have won.

I shall obey rule 1 and 2. Thank you Dee and @ilola!!!

Rule 3 and 4- hmm I can't think of 15 specific bloggers to give this award too so I shall award it to all bloggers who read this post. You are all stylish and versatile in your own way. :)

SEVEN THINGS ABOUT MYSELF

1) I hate going shopping. Unlike a lot of people that find it therapeutic I find it tiring and draining. I'll rather shop online. Yes its so bad I do even my grocery shopping online. And no I don't miss out on window shopping. I browse a store online, add the things I like to my shopping basket, checkout to see the cost and promptly close the page. I find that therapeutic!

2) I have a love/hate relationship with my/our car. When I know I have to drive somewhere I freak out and start mapping the routes in my head as I fear the road will eat me up or I'll miss my way. But once I get behind the wheel and start blasting my music I am totally fine and don't want the driving to end.

3) I dislike people encroaching in my personal space esp when sitting on the train/tube. Most men I sit beside are guilty of this-putting their leg in your space. Ewww! Maybe the seats are too small for them, who knows. For that reason if I had a choice, I'll rather sit beside a lady who is also trying to manage her space.

4) I have only fixed fake nails twice in my life- first time was for writefreak's wedding because I was her CBM and I thought ok "Aloted make an effort". Second time was for my wedding. On both occasions I got rid of the nails the following week. They looked beautiful but I found them to heavy to carry and couldn't get on with my regular activities. I hear ladies get used to it after some time but I don't think I want to get used to that.

5) I like playing sudoku on my phone but I am still on the EASY stage. Tried the MEDIUM stage once and got stuck. *Shameful*

6) Generally I relate well with people around me but I have consciously chosen to have very few close friends because it takes a lot of emotional energy to invest in friendships and its intricacies. Marriage on its own is demanding enuff. Don't get me wrong o I love my friends and being married but I know how much effort I would put in each relationship so I'll rather go quality than quantity.

7) I have had natural hair for over 2 years now and I am still learning about maintaining it and different styles to wear my hair.
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13 comments:

  1. You don't like shopping ke?! Hmmm! I wish I can say that for myself :).

    Hugs and kisses to Princess!

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  2. You have had natural hair? My goodness...i would never have guessed.

    How are you doing?

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  3. woooowww, we have so much in common, I hate shopping, I have had natural hair for 3 years, I have never fixed my nails and I know writefreak personally. Shes family, lol. Wonderful coincidence

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  4. woooowww, we have so much in common, I hate shopping, I have had natural hair for 3 years, I have never fixed my nails and I know writefreak personally. Shes family, lol. Wonderful coincidence

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  5. I so feel u on the shopping bit, I also don't fancy fixing my nails either, my friends say its cos my natural nails are luvly and healthy on their own...well, mayb they're right

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  6. You have natural hair and you are Nigerian? Exciting. I hope I can interview you for my blog sometime.

    By the Way, I am with you on No. 1.

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  7. Lol @ the fake nails. You just described me.

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  8. NICE!
    Oh Lawd...I was tagged but i still haven't gotten round to putting up the post!
    Now that's very shameful!:D
    insghtful post into Aloted's mind!hehehehe

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  9. lol its interesting knowing more about you. I don't like strangers being on my personal space too. Pls just move away lol.

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  10. Interesting tid bits, I also find it a chore shopping and do it as little as possible. Few friends - check, not used to fixing nails - check, my nails are OK on an average day.

    How are you and family? Happy Vals in advance.

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  11. You are the only other person who I have come acrossnwho loathed shopping as much as I do, I love online shopping. I used to shop for groceries online when I lived abroad. It costs more going out in the shops. Dammit!!!!

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  12. Very interesting list....all like you.
    I love Sudoku too, and not yet an expert.
    On number 4, I feel you, I have my issues too about the 'fake nails" I have had it twice too in my life, but recently, I've been considering learning to get used to it.

    On the shopping, I can relate with that. Although for me I'm usually excited at the beginning of any shopping, but it tires me, I do not remember anytime I went shopping and it did not wear me out.

    How're you doing? family and the SWAP community?

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  13. Its really intersting knowing about you. its great that you have natural hairs.

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