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Forming and Storming – A must Read for New Couples

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Mar 15, 2020 / 2 Comments

4 mins read When people tell me that we seem so happy and that they wish they had what we have, my thought is always the same. “You do not know how hard this has been in the making.” the truth is, most people are not willing to do what it takes to get where we are. It’s more comfortable to walk away.


4 Reasons Why I Was Afraid To Fall In Love

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Mar 7, 2020 / 2 Comments

4 mins read There are very few things that you can do deliberately, or willingly that have the power to change your life as love does. Few things are as exciting as meeting somebody you are attracted to: the racing heart, nervousness, anticipation, it’s all very exhilarating. You will be hard-pressed to find something more validating and euphoric…


My Last First Kiss

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Feb 29, 2020 / 0 Comments

4 mins read In the last two articles, I recounted how John had slid into my DMs after many years, and the events leading up to our first meeting. I brought a friend along to our first meeting to make sure it wasn’t a date. But John had countered by bringing a friend too, thus turning the non-date…


We Found Love In a Hopeless Place

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Feb 22, 2020 / 1 Comment

4 mins read Last week we shared a prologue of how John and I came to be. If you missed it, catch up *here*. This week the story of our precarious beginning continues. You don’t want to miss this one! After weeks of phone conversations, John suggested we meet for “dinner or something.” Meet? Why? I thought. Like…


The Beginning

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Feb 16, 2020 / 12 Comments

4 mins read How we met I kissed John on our first date. I did. I am not talking about a peck on the cheeks or lips. I am talking about a full-on frenchie! I still remember his eyes widening in surprise, and then closing. That’s when I knew…but I am getting ahead of myself here. To understand…


Part Three Of Our Disastrous First Trip To Paris

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Apr 28, 2019 / 3 Comments

4 mins read On the last blog post chronicling our disastrous maiden trip to Paris, we had made it into the Number Five train headed to La Chapelle from Nord. I was about to empty my bowels orally due to the smell that permeated the train, and we were crammed in like sardines. If you are new to…


Our Maiden Voyage To Paris Was A Disaster; Deuxième Partie

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Mar 31, 2019 / 0 Comments

4 mins read This is the second part of our maiden voyage to Paris series. You can read the first installment here. Gare De Nord – Paris, France By the time we arrived in Paris, it was dark, and we were exhausted. Thankfully we didn’t have to go through any customs or border control. Due to the then…


Our Maiden Voyage To Paris Was A Disaster.

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Mar 3, 2019 / 0 Comments

4 mins read When we first started blogging, we shared our first experience of traveling as a couple. We were traveling to Mama John’s place in London, and I was poised to meet my Mother In Law for the first time. That, coupled with the fact that we had never traveled together before made for a somewhat stressful journey.


Disney Ripped Off Poor African Artists To Make Lion King

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Feb 23, 2019 / 0 Comments

4 mins read We loved The Lion King We liked it so much that we were willing to overlook some glaring inaccuracies like animals not indigenous to Africa living happily in the African jungle. It is after all, make-believe. What is very very real, is the tragic story behind this hugely successful movie.  Hakuna Matata The movie’s success…


The Ultimate Guide To Buying Plane Tickets

By TheTwoSidedCoin / Nov 17, 2018 / 1 Comment

6 mins read Iceland Air purchased Wow Air recently. This is the sort of story that we glance over and not pay a second thought to. After all, Larger companies acquire smaller competitors all the time. They do it to increase their market share and strengthen their position. No big deal, right?. Well, we feared that this one…