Once you’ve found the person who you will vow to stay with in sickness and in health, things aren’t always smooth sailing. This is the marriage relationship advice they always forget to tell you about.
This isn’t to say that marriage is bad — it can be bad, it can be good, or it can be teetering somewhere in the middle. In lots of ways, marriage is applicable to those annoyingly inspirational sayings you always find on t-
Good morning Auntie, let me go Anonymous for now. I just refreshed the blog and saw a post on Mike Ezuruonye sisters wedding then I remembered I can get help from fellow blog visitors and you. My own very close younger sister is wedding in July and I have no clue what to give her as a wedding present. My
I'm an American coming to Nigeria to marry my fiance of five years. I don't know what a band is, he said we need rings, Birth Certificate, 2 Passport photos and "a band" I don't know exactly what that means. Here in America the only
Hi Eya, I am a Yoruba properly married woman. I read an old wives connection post where the poster asked how Yoruba Marriage Introduction is carried out, but could not post my comment. In the Yoruba culture, an introduction is held so both families can meet officially. Yoruba Introduction Ceremony used to be an affair of just close
Well, there is no wedding video here. This is not about my wedding video, LOL! It is about what I consider Less Expensive But Classy when it comes to Nigerian Wedding. It is also about what is "acceptable wedding" in the Nigerian Society.
In the past, Nigerian weddings were less stressful and cheaper. Then people wedded according to what obtained in their tribes. Then, the Aso-ebi was more of a Yoruba thing. The only weddings where people attended in uniformed dresses were those by The Yorubas. A bride and groom from another part of the country focused on what obtains in their tribes and just did that.
Again the Aso-ebi was only used during the Church (white) Wedding. The Traditional Marriage Ceremony was usually conducted without friends of the bride and groom making Uniform dresses. The highlight is just the bride and groom who attend dressed in their traditional attires. The bride picked her 'colors' for just the Church Wedding alone. For the Registry and Tradition, guests were free to wear what ever they chose.
The trend has really shifted, and shifted even more in our twenty first centuryNigeria, which is a