Don’t Waste Your Life

2017 has been quite an eventful year. From witnessing a solar eclipse, to the numerous natural disasters that plagued several, Caribbean, South American and American cities (and many others). We can look back and be thankful that we are alive and well to be able to say we survived all that. However, the question arises,Continue reading “Don’t Waste Your Life”

Night At The Opera (Kinda)

Sometime during the summer, I attended an orchestral concert, ‘The Best Is Yet To Come: Sinatra and Beyond’ at the Francis Winspear center for Music. Let me tell you, I felt so grown and sophisticated, but more importantly, it was such a great experience. There was a huge catalog of work that he had thatContinue reading “Night At The Opera (Kinda)”

Cooking with Mo: Jollof Brown Rice and BBQ Chicken wings

After all the eating out I had done in the past few months, I felt inspired to try out making my own cultural dishes at home. Only, it included a Mo’ Twist. The goal was to make Jollof rice using Brown rice as a healthier alternative, with BBQ infused chicken wings (basically add BBQ sauceContinue reading “Cooking with Mo: Jollof Brown Rice and BBQ Chicken wings”

Foodiebration! Part 2

Over the past month, I have been able to try out different types of cuisines that I had never had before. I share some of my ‘food’ experiences. 1.  Chinese Hot Pot So the first cuisine I had was Chinese Hot Pot. I had never been to a hot pot restaurant before, therefore I hadContinue reading “Foodiebration! Part 2”

‘Attention Please’ & ‘Tagged’

Have you always wondered what it would be like to attend an art exhibit ? Well, for the first time, I attended a free art exhibition held at the Fine Arts Building (FAB) Gallery at The University of Alberta. Tanya Harnett’s Attention Please showcased two main bodies of work including persona grata and Scarred Scared Water.Continue reading “‘Attention Please’ & ‘Tagged’”

My Garnett Year (21)

In celebration of the NBA season that recently kicked off in October, I decided to release this post which I wrote sometime after my birthday this summer. As I moved out of my teen years I remember feeling this sense of urgency and responsibility to grow up and walk in my purpose. I started seeingContinue reading “My Garnett Year (21)”

Mo’s NBA TidBits

 Current Favorite player : Giannis Antetokounmpo The boy is good! Picture the taller and leaner version of Lebron James. He is able to do everything and almost anything on the basketball court. He’s definitely one to watch for the future. Favorite basketball show : NBA The Starters I’m kinda representing #WeTheNorth with this choice. FavoriteContinue reading “Mo’s NBA TidBits”

Summer Throwback

It recently started snowing in Edmonton, Canada (literally two days ago), so I thought I would relive the glory days of the summer by throwing it back to some events that I attended this past summer. So every summer there’s a fun fair exhibition known as K-Days (Klondike Days) that is held for 10 daysContinue reading “Summer Throwback”