OVEN GRILLED TILAPIA FISH!

Grilled fish is so easy to prepare if you get your marinade right. I wanted to recreate the type of fish I ate in Warri, at those local corner joints, which is why pepper soup spice is in the list of ingredients. It gives the fish an extra something to make it more delicious! Within 30 minutes you can have this Grilled Tilapia Fish on your plate and ready to eat! SUBSCRIBE to my YOUTUBE channel by clicking HERE so that all my recipes come straight to your inbox.

#MySAExperience: 8 DAYS IN SOUTH AFRICA'S WESTERN CAPE PROVINCE | HARLEY DAVIDSON RIDES, HELICOPTER RIDES, WALKING WITH ELEPHANTS & MORE!

I've shared bits from my experience going to South Africa months ago and now I want to show you more experiences! South African Tourism West Africa organized an 8 day tour to South Africa for top celebrities to explore the beautiful sceneries and culture of the country. The fun-filled, eight-day experience focused on the Western Cape Province. From helicopter rides to elephant rides, the trip was indeed activity filled and memorable. 

The guests that were taken on the trip, this time around, included Richard Mofe Damijo, John Dumelo, Francis Doku, Seyi Shay, Arese Ugwu, Bolanle Olukanni and Idia Aisien. 

GET READY WITH ME : EASTER SUNDAY - ANKARA DRESS


Happy Easter All! I love a good bargain, which is one reason I love this dress, I got it for an amount you probably will not believe! It cost me N2,500 only. This is not your regular ankara oh, it came stoned as well! The second reason I love this dress is the colour-that vibrant yellow is sooooooo me! The third reason I love this dress, it covers a multitude of sins! Ha ha ha! I can chop without anyone asking when I'm due...

HAVE YOU REGISTERED FOR THE GTB FOOD & DRINK FAIR MASTERCLASS?


GTBank’s annual Food & Drink Fair is a 2-day food exhibition and sales event that aims to project the diverse angles of the food industry by connecting various businesses involved in the production and sale of food related items to a cosmopolitan audience of food enthusiasts.

At the food and drink fair there will be a wide variety of food exhibitors showcasing and selling food products ranging from fresh organic groceries to dry foods, confectionary and pastries, ready to eat consumables, top quality crockery and wine & champagnes.

THE FIRST YEARS OF MARRIAGE : TIPS TO MAKE IT WORK

Straight talk about marriage, no jigbiti! My friend Tomi joins me to talk about the first few years of marriage, the challenges and tips to make sure you are enjoying your marriage not enduring it! We touch on relating with in-laws, resolving conflict and more! If you watched this week's vlog, you already know who Tomi is and how fun her personality is. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE for more videos like this, click HERE to do so. 

GOOD FRIDAY MEAL : FREJON!

Frejon is a meal eaten on Good Friday mostly by Catholics in Lagos. The story is that Frejon was imported by Nigerians who went to Brazil back in the day. It is made ideally with Black Beans- Ewa Ibeji but that can be hard to find so try black eyed beans, Coconut Milk, a few spices and typically served with fish stew /Garri! Have you ever tasted it before? See the recipe below and don't forget to SUBSCRIBE so that ALL my videos come straight to you-it's free! Click HERE to subscribe.

GREAT SAVINGS THIS EASTER ON FOOD ITEMS AND EASTER HAMPERS

Myfoodwarehouse.com is poised to guaranty you great savings and assured quality food items this Easter season with the launch of our Easter shop. Get up to 40% discount on food items. Did we add that we deliver all items free of charge for all orders above 10,000naira? Yea! We would do just that.
So go ahead and place your orders for our great saving Easter bundles at Myfoodwarehouse.com

*** Only serving customers in Lagos for now

7 EASY BUT DELICIOUS MEAL IDEAS FOR EASTER!

My memories of Easter while growing up include attending CAC Church and we trekked around Warri to go to and meet Jesus in "Galilee" somewhere inside a bush, it was always nice because we always ended it with a Love Feast (na food I kuku come chop), I also have memories of eating mostly Fish during Easter, especially on Good Friday. Was that the same for you? This is why, I will mostly be sharing "Fishy" recipes that would impress your loved ones this Easter-#NaTheWorkWeyWeDeyDo

RIBENA SET TO HELP NIGERIAN CHILDREN BUILD GOOD VALUES.


Children all over Nigeriawill be helped to build good values in a fun and interactive way courtesy of Ribena, the nutritional fruit-drink from the stable of Suntory Beverage and Food Nigeria Ltd.Ribena has initiatedanother life impacting project called “Ribena Good Values School” programme aimed at entrenching good values and healthy living among young people in schools across Nigeria. 

SEAFOOD FRIED RICE

I made this dish only because I purchased a frozen seafood mix and asked myself, what shall I cook with this calamari, shrimp and fish? This is how the brilliant idea of making a fishy rice happened! I was making up the recipe in my head as I went along LOL so this is an experiment meal. I added everything fishy and I was not disappointed. Growing up I remember that for some reason we ate only fish during Easter, so I was thinking up ideas of meals for Easter. When my husband tasted this, he said "this is what I want to Eat on Easter Day". Ah...no problems here, I want to east it too again. Try it and let me know what you think!

N750,000 UP FOR GRABS IN THE JACK DANIEL’s #BrothersOfTheGrill MASTERGRILLER COMPETITION


Here’s a call to all those who consider themselves foodies in Lagos or Abuja. Jack Daniel’s will be rewarding you for your passion/expertise as you participate in the Jack Daniel’s Brothers of the Grill BBQ Mastergriller regional competition taking place on the 16th of April during the Lagos Grill and BBQ Festival this Easter. 

SISI WEEKLY EP #86 "I MET JESUS IN LAGOS"


A short vlog-because the longer vlogs are harder to upload! LOL.You guys, I met Jesus in Lagos!!!! I also attended the HVS Music Makeup and Muscato event. Makeup your mind that this week you will not cause anyone pain-life is hard for a lot of people right now. Be kind. If you are not subscribed join the family by clicking HERE and let's be friends on Instagram HERE

G GARVIN’S COMING TO 2017 GTBANK FOOD AND DRINK FAIR THIS APRIL


Acclaimed Chef, Cookbook Author, Television Host, James Beard Nominee and Philanthropist, Gerry Garvin will be at the GTBank Food and Drink Fair holding this April 30 and May 1, 2017. Chef Garvin launched his culinary career in his hometown, Atlanta, Georgia, at the Ritz Carlton-Downtown as the youngest line cook in the gourmet dining room. He opened his signature restaurant, G Garvin’s, where he continued to cater to and host high profile dinners for clients ranging from Former President Bill Clinton, to Halle Berry.

INVADE MY PRIVACY TAG | THE LAST TIME I CRIED

How this video happened; I filmed the intro's for my recipes (4 upcoming recipe videos) and I looked at the mirror, kai, this look is going to waste like this? husband has already said I'm looking fine today, so I'm like, we have to film a proper video today, fine girl cannot waste. Vanity, Vanity...I know, let me be vain since I am still young and body never sag. LOL. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to my channel, it's free! I still can't get over the fact that we are 50k strong! Yasssssss! 

TUITION FEES PAYMENT MADE EASIER

With the new CBN foreign exchange policy which includes making foreign exchange readily accessible to pay tuition fees and the CBN also pegging the foreign exchange rate to 360.00 - $1.00, this now makes it easier for you to make your tuition fees payment to study at Coventry University for the May or September 2017 academic start date.

SISIWEEKLY EP #85 "OUR FUN STAYCATION IN LAGOS"

We did it! 50,000 amazing SUBSCRIBERS! Thank you! Let's start the countdown to 100k! I remember dreaming about going on Vacation abroad, while that is still pending, a Staycation in the Diplomatic Suite of Sheraton Hotel Lagos helped us completely relax. Thank you Sheraton Hotel Lagos! I saw my husband in a totally new light...!

SUYA SHRIMP RECIPE | OVEN BAKED PRAWNS



If you've followed me for a long time you know I love Suya! See my Suya Scotch Eggs, Suya Wrap and Yaji Curry recipes! LOL. I was staring at some Shrimp I bought the other day and thinking...e go make sense if this thing taste like Suya sha and I got to cooking! I went to the Mallam closest to me and bought some Suya for N400 then requested for Suya Spice Mix for N1000...I had to buy Suya because most of them will not like to sell that Suya mix alone. I got home and in less that 30 minutes Suya Shrimp happened...my husband looked at me and said..."you've done it!" ha ha ha! Now it is time for YOU to do it! They are yummy, easy to prepare and oven baked, as in fitfam friendly! Ps. Click HERE to SUBSCRIBE so that all my recipes come straight to your inbox!

WATCH IJEOMA UBOSI SPEAK ON BALANCING HER WORK & FAMILY AS WELL AS BEING #BoldForChange

It’s the Women’s History Month! Watch Ijeoma Ubosi speak on balancing her work & family life as well as being #BoldForChange

As women we make countless sacrifices! Watch as Ijeoma Ubosi, MD/CEO Kontessa, shares one of the boldest sacrifices she has had to make, like quitting her MBA programme at Imperial College, London to move back to Nigeria and get married.

WE ARE GOING OUT ON A LIMB ON THE 8TH OF APRIL!

1000 Lead Advocates | 30 Limbs | 30 Locations as THE IREDE FOUNDATION goes ‘Out-on-a-Limb’ for Child Amputees. 

…Identifying Ability in Disability 

MOMS, JUMIA WANTS TO HOST YOU #JumiaMothersDay!



This year, Jumia will be celebrating the joys of motherhood as part of her Mother's Day event. The Jumia Mother's Day Look-Alike contest. Check it out on Jumia Moms Facebook Page HERE Jumia will host 20 Moms and these Mommies will have a great time on Thursday 23rd, March 2017. There will be exciting speakers on healthy living, child care & more. Lots of goody bags & exciting giveaways await.

SISI WEEKLY EP #84 "THE OTHER SIDE OF LAGOS"

This was such an exciting week for me! We had our first Donation Drive to Oko Baba, this is another side to Lagos a lot of people do not get to see. I am very grateful to everyone that supported this drive, financially, with their time both online and offline. A special shout out to Maryam Shumate for instigating this Charity drive. Check out her channel HERE

SPICY SHITO CHICKEN WINGS!

Today my beloved Ghanaian Shito Sauce makes an appearance and this is going to be a major ingredient for our Spicy Chicken Wings. You can never have too many chicken wings recipe, I love how fast chicken wings cook, always perfect for entertaining guest. If you're interested in this recipe you can see the text below and also a video that demonstrates how it is done. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE by clicking HERE so that all my recipes get sent to your inbox. Enjoy!

SISI WEEKLY #83 "NEW HOUSE TOUR!"


So many people made an appearance in this vlog: We had a YouTube event where I was on the creator panel and I met Dimma Umeh, Frank Donga, Dodos, BellaRose Okojie, Miss Techy and more! I also attended a MAGGI event and got to meet Chef Tiyan, Uzo Orimalade, Freda (My burnt Orange)Funke Koleosho, Kitchen Butterfly, Afrolems and many more awesome foodies! It's been an awesome week of networking and making great connections! Are you SUBSCRIBED? Click HERE to subscribe so that you get my videos direct to your email-it's free!

JOIN OUR DONATION DRIVE TO OKO BABA THIS SATURDAY, MARCH 18TH!

A few days ago I went to Oko Baba community with my husband and we could not believe what we saw with my eyes! Yes, this is Lagos. (You will see more in my weekly vlog Sisi Weekly Ep 84) We were in complete, utter shock! If you've never been there you should, so that your perspective in life would change. I realised how good a lot of us have it and how we need to give back to our society, help the communities around us, no matter how little what we give is. These communities exist, open your eyes, there are all around us. See the photos below:

STORYTIME: STUDYING IN THE UK + 1ST TIME ON A PLANE EXPERIENCE


Ha ha ha my first time on a plane was truly a JJC moment and when I remember it makes me laugh because nor be small hunger beat me that day! I did a post a while ago talking about UK Study and if it was worth it, well, today is going to be a story time that sorts of give you the background to that article I wrote. Today's video is sponsored by Coventry University Uk and I know A LOT of people that went there, so I am hoping you will share your experience with me!

OKECHUKWU OFILI AND BOLANLE AUSTEN-PETERS MENTORED YOUTHS AT MTNF SCHOLARS ALUMNI CONFERENCE LAGOS


“To Create a Winning Idea, Just DO IT"


As part of several initiatives aimed at empowering Nigerian youths, MTN Foundation (MTNF) recently embarked on a motivational road show across the country. The road show began in Owerri, travelled to Abuja and finally berthed in the city of Lagos.

BEING BOLD AS A WOMAN #IWD2017

I love the theme for this years International Women's Day - Be Bold For Change! It speaks to me and I am sure to many more people, not just women. One difference between where you are and where you want to be is taking a step which involves making a bold decision. Woman, do not let anything hold you back, who said you can't? You have to show them and you have to "Pepper Dem", but most importantly, you have to do it for yourself, as in, because YOU want to!

STIR-FRY CHICKEN SPAGHETTI!

If you're looking for a meal you can put together in 30 minutes, this is it "Stir-fry Chicken Spaghetti! Currently Bobo's favourite as we have eaten it at least 3 times in the past week and it is on demand as today's lunch. LOL. See me see wahala.This one na Nigerian Stir-Fry oh: It is spicy and full of flavour! Join my snapchat family so you can request the recipe of the week (snapchat "sisiyemmie") If you are not SUBSCRIBED to my channel, click HERE to do so that you don't miss out on my videos. Also let's be friends on Instagram HERE . WarningDO NOT copy my recipe text to your blog or website without my consent. You can share the videos but don't copy the recipe TEXT!

WHAT MY NIGERIAN TODDLER EATS IN A DAY | TODDLER MEAL IDEAS

This post is highly requested! It's good to know that I'm not the only mom that spends a lot of time in deep thought day and night thinking of what to feed my child! Tito, is a picky eater, don't let this video deceive you oh. He is like me, he will scrutinise what he is about to eat and if it is something that me, his mother cannot eat because it tastes like "baby food" Tito may not eat it. I keep saying his taste buds are mature. In this video I will show you what he has for breakfast, snack time, such and dinner, also what he drinks. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE to my channel so that you always get updates from me!

JUMIA FAMILY MARKET IS BACK WITH THE N8500 BAG OF RICE!


The Jumia Family Market is live! The N8,500 bag of rice is back at the Jumia Family Market! Save the date and ready your wallets! The N8,500 bag of rice is coming back to Jumia Family Market! From midnight on Friday March 3, 2017 - for 24 hours only - get your monthly grocery shopping done at amazing prices on Jumia.com.ng! This month’s deals include your favourite brands: Honeywell, Royal Stallion, Power Oil, Kings, Dangote, Golden Penny, Bigi, Dano, Peak, Kellogs, Nestle, Unilever and lots more! 

SISI WEEKLY EP #82 "COVENTRY COMES VISITING

Make una nor vex oh!I made my appearance on EbonyLifeTV The Spot! Whoop! I was on the CNN Africa Panel and Pulse Nigeria Panel for Social Media Week Lagos! And Coventry University came visiting! You can see how busy my week has been!!!! 

“YOU HAVE TO WIN THE BATTLE OF SELF TO BECOME GREAT.” TONYE COLE, YOMI ADEDEJI CHARGE YOUTHS AT MTNF SCHOLARS ALUMNI CONFERENCE ABUJA

At the Abuja phase of the MTN Foundation Scholars Alumni Conference, it was an inspiration packed event as Co-founder of Sahara group Africa, Tonye Cole and CEO Soft Com, Yomi Adedeji took the beneficiaries and alumni of the MTN Foundation Scholarship scheme through tips for creating winning ideas. 

SISIYEMMIE ON THE PULSE PANEL FOR SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK LAGOS!

At this year's edition of Social Media Week Lagos, Pulse Nigeria will host a panel session themed "How Digital Video Is Changing Us". The panel discussion will explore the emergence of digital video in Nigeria and Africa. Register for this event here. The Internet has changed the way we interact with and consume content. In today's world, traditional media formats are, at best, secondary in terms of how consumers access content.

SISIYEMMIE ON THE PANEL FOR CNN SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK LAGOS!

In less than 24 hours we will be discussing How Live Video Can Transform African Storytelling . Video is rapidly changing the journalistic storytelling landscape through social media sites such as Instagram, Facebook and Snapchat. CNN Africa’s Stephanie Busari will be hosting the panel with myself and other digital influencers on the continent to discuss the impact of video and how it can be used to create dynamic storytelling. I've been doing video for a while now and on YouTube we are almost at 50, 000 subscribers ... this is why this topic is very interesting to me.

I JUST WATCHED AN AWESOME SHORT MOVIE - BARIGA SUGAR!

I saw a tweet about this short film "Bariga Sugar" and I almost dismissed it but I'm glad I didn't. It was 21 minutes 18 seconds well spent last night and I'm like...I can't enjoy this alone, I'll share my great finds with you! I loved it and hope they start a web series off of this! It's different and fresh and all the web series we have now are ....kind of like the same thing : love, marriage etc. Maybe it was the Ishan or the pidgin they were speaking that made me love it...I don't know.

MTN FOUNDATION SCHOLARS ALUMNI CONFERENCE BEGINS TODAY

The MTN Foundation Scholars Alumni Conference commences today, February 23, 2017 at the Immaculate Royal International Hotel Owerri in Imo State, with Abuja and Lagos scheduled for March 2 and 8 respectively. 

Young enterprising Nigerians like Sam Hart, NnamdiEzeigbo, Tonye Cole among others will take turns to enlighten and inspire the beneficiaries of the MTN Foundation Scholarship Scheme with thought-provoking ideas on how to win with ideas outside the four walls of higher institutions. 

GIONEE BRAND AMBASSADOR UNVEILED


Gionee Communication Equipment Co. Ltd., on Tuesday 14th, February, 2017, officially unveiled the face and brand ambassador of its international phone brand in Nigeria. 

The face of the brand is in person of Deborah Oluseyi Joshua, a Nigeria based English singer-songwriter, recording artist, performer, and record producer, popularly known as Seyi Shay.

DEAR SISI : I WANT TO HAVE AN ABORTION



Dear Sisi,

"I am writing to tell you about the situation I am in and to ask for your advice as well as your followers. I am 23 years old, I have a first degree, and currently working on the second one. I am pregnant for my fiance and I know my parents will have my head if and when they find out. 

I know you are wondering why I didn't use a condom or some other form of protection. I don't know why either. It's funny how I always get on my friends' necks about the importance of protection and here I am :) 

MY PRE-VALENTINE EXPERIENCE AT THE MTNF/MUSON VALENTINE CONCERT

If you follow me on snapchat, insatgram, Facebook, even twitter, you must have experienced the night with me. I' m a lover of the arts and the performances at the MTNF/MUSON Valentine Concert blew me away! It was awesome! I cannot believe we have such talent in Nigeria; I sang along when Joshua David and Miracle Ogor performed the Elephant Medley from Moulin Rouge and I was on my feet, clapping frantically while "wowing" after Perpetual Atife aka Perpie played the Saxophone to Whitney Houston's "I Will Always Love You"...that was emotional for me sha. 

SISI WEEKLY EP #80 "THE CIRCLE OF LIFE"



This week I attended a naming ceremony of a new born and also got news of the passing of the very talented Eric Arubayi. It got me thinking about the inevitable circle of life...Enjoy the vlog and if you are not subscribed join our family by clicking HERE and let's be friends on Instagram HERE .

MEET THE LUCKY COUPLE WHO WON A FREE WEDDING FROM WED EXPO!

Remember when Bobo and I won My Big Nigerian Wedding in 2014? Check it out HERE. Toyosi Ilupeju & Wole Makinwa are the latest lucky winners of a FREE wedding from WED Expo. This cute couple will be walking down the aisle on a very special day - Valentine's Day. Their wedding promises to be packed full of love, excitement, colour and fun as only the best wedding vendors making up the DREAM TEAM have come together to make this couple’s dream a reality.

EASY CHOCOLATE CAKE RECIPE

I love Chocolate Cake and I try not to make it as often as I crave it because you know what happens to your waistline if you do. This chocolate cake recipe is easy as the rest of my recipes. You will love it! This is the perfect "pick me up" when you've had a bad day.  You definitely should SUBSCRIBE to my YouTube Channel by Clicking HERE to see ALL the recipes I have. WarningDO NOT copy my recipe text to your blog or website without my consent! You can share my videos but don't copy my recipe TEXT! 

WHY BUYING YOUR MAN UNDERWEAR FOR VALENTINE IS ACTUALLY A GOOD THING!

Valentine is all about what you're going to get and hopefully what you're going to give. Some people are not even thinking about love, they are just thinking of gimme gimme gimme...and how expensive what they get is but you should realise that it is the thought that counts a lot of the time, which is why I am here to support the motion that you should buy your Nigerian man singlet and boxer (if the money remain, add handkerchief) for Valentine. 

SISI WEEKLY EP #79 "UNDER PRESSURE!"

Sorry the vlog is late, make una nor vex! Slowwwww internet this week. If you are SUBSCRIBED you would have already seen this video, if you're not SUBSCRIBED what are you waiting for nah? Click HERE to Subscribe so you can become VIP!

In this vlog we are definitely feeling The Pressure! Oh I met David of AdannaDavid, I never esperred it!  Enjoy the vlog and let's be friends on Instagram HERE .

12 NIGERIAN FOOD ART THAT WILL BLOW YOUR MIND!

The first time I came across these stunning creations I was blown away! They reminded me of the food art I watch on Food Network-I could not believe someone was creating art with Nigerian Food! Haneefah Adam is the creator of what you see below: she's a Creative Visual Artiste. She created Hijarbie, a hijab wearing barbie type doll. She's also blogs HERE. See Ewa Agoyin, Jollof Rice, Boli, Suya, Zobo and more made into food art!

QUICK MOIN-MOIN RECIPE WITH BEANS FLOUR!


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Earlier today I put up a post on my Facebook, My SnapChat, My Twitter asking which Moin-Moin recipe to post: Moin-Moin made with beans or Moin-Moin made with beans flour, the people voted and beans flour won! LOL. I quickly ran to the market to buy smoked mackerel fish and the rest of my Moin-Moin ingredients I didn't have at home and within an hour 30 minutes I made it, filmed it and here it is for you! You definitely should SUBSCRIBE to my YouTube Channel by Clicking HERE to see ALL the recipes I have. Warning: DO NOT copy my recipe text to your blog or website without my consent! You can share my videos but don't copy my recipe TEXT! Wehdone.

SISI WEEKLY EP #78 "MY LIFE BEFORE THE INTERNET"

Let me tell you about what I used to do before I found the internet LOL. Enjoy the vlog and if you are not subscribed join our family by clicking HERE and let's be friends on Instagram HERE . 

HOW I MADE MY FIRST MILLION AS A BLOGGER

sisiyemmie nigerian blogger
Blogging is fun, an adventure, can be incredibly satisfying and also financially rewarding when you "blow". I started blogging over 6 years ago and like I've mentioned in a lot of blog posts and I did not really start making money till about 2/3 years ago. Blogging was a hobby for over 4 years but after a while I had to give myself brain when I realised I could actually turn it into a career which is what I am doing now. I am a full-time blogger in Nigeria and it was not easy making that transition but I can tell you that it is possible. Let's talk about how I made my first Million+! 

ASUN RECIPE - SPICY ROASTED GOAT MEAT

Asun is spicy roasted/smoked goat meat! It is not for the faint-hearted but all the heat is worth it!  My favourite place to eat asun is from The Place, I love their Asun! For the step-by-step instructions to make Asun, ingredients list & exact measurements click below. Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE so you're aways first to see my videos! WarningDO NOT copy my recipe text to your blog or website without my consent! You can share my videos but don't copy my recipe TEXT! Wehdone.

STORY TIME: HE USED JUJU/JAZZ ON ME!

I love story time! Do you? Today's story time is about that time when I was a teenager living in Warri and one man like that used Charms on me! If you're interested in watching click Play below and don't forget to SUBSCRIBE so that you're always the first to see my videos!
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