Monthly Archives: October 2011

Next Step…

Where should I start from? So… Wale scored all the right points: he asked my mama for my hand in marriage, then bought a gorgeous ring and proposed to me in the most awesome and special way. *love struck* Ok, now I, I mean “we” have to begin the planning process. FYI – please do […]

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Asking for her hand in marriage.

“….I would love to marry your daughter.” The thought of asking for Lola’s parent for her hand in marriage seemed old school (just typing that doesn’t even sound right). But every man, particularly from where I’m from (i.e., Nigeria), knows that it’s necessary. Trust me. Nigerian or not, you should ask her people. So Lola and I […]

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Planning the proposal

If getting the ring was bad. Planning the proposal was almost as bad as getting the ring. In case you can’t tell by now, I’m not that good a planner. Actually…I’ve learnt to almost entirely rely on Lola to plan most things (she’s incredibly good at it) when she has the time. So my initial instinct was to […]

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