Healthy Food Options in Lagos

When I moved back to Nigeria in the summer or 2008 there were very few healthy options to enjoy. I honestly can’t remember anything really. Fast forward 8 years and I’m so happy to have discovered numerous juice and smoothie bars, healthy grocery stores and even vegan food delivery options. I wanted to share some…

Travel Noire – Grand Luxxe, Riviera Maya

Yesterday was Boxing Day, and I spent it with some of my oldest family friends. We drank champagne, discussed politics, and reminisced about our favorite vacation spent at the Grande Luxxe Residences in Riviera Maya, Mexico. For one glorious week in September 2015, we all had the time of our lives there. Part of the Vidanta Group, which…

Travel Noire – San Juan, Puerto Rico

The sea breeze brings with it a hint of mofongo (a fried plantain based dish). I had no idea then that I would indulge in this delightful dish at least once everyday of my stay in San Juan. As we leave the airport and enter the taxi, my friends and I, all longtime friends from…

Travel Noire

I love to travel I don’t love the airports, the layovers, long haul flights over the Atlantic or Pacific (i’ve developed a bit of anxiety over the years). But what I do love is arriving at my destination. I’ve been blessed to have the ability to travel so extensively in my life so far and…