Thanks for reading the part 1 of this post. Here is the concluding part! Enjoy! On that fateful day, I was nervous, but felt ready, and I arrived at the test venue with my instructor. I was assigned a tester, who ran me though the basic rules (such as, when I say up ahead you … More How a sharp Naija babe flunked her driving test abroad! – Part 2
There is a huge difference between driving here in Canada and driving in Naija, and it did not take me long to realize this, after flunking my first driving test! When not being hit by the difference in driving habits between the countries, the obvious similarity is both countries use right-hand drive. Asides that, get … More How a sharp Naija babe flunked her driving test abroad!
Recently I started taking classes to improve my knowledge of another language – French! I have always wanted to be fluent in French since I was about age 14. I was even part of a team that represented my state in a national competition. My high school French club won on state level, and went … More Learning a new language and how it has changed my perspective about others’ struggles!
Previously, I would wonder… like seriously?! How can humans willingly deceive themselves and make the clock jump forward or go back by an hour?! Isn’t this just pure deception? Is there any logic behind this?! I come from a country where it is just one season all year round! Yeah, Summer! The closest to another … More The clock JUMPED forward by an hour!
If you look up directions in Canada, especially in winter time, and you see walking distance is 20-minutes or more, you may like to consider other options like taking a bus from the stop if you have a choice! If you don’t, you are on your own like I was some days back! Looking back … More Gist blog post : The day I almost FROZE in Canada! 😦
Welcome to Canada! Saying it was a long road, both physically and mentally is an understatement! Below, I have shared 12 things to do once you arrive. These are important tips to know, and should get you started as you begin your journey to settling down in your new environment! So, Now that … More 12 important things to do within your first 2 weeks in Canada