Cameroonian Women Men Love

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Cameroonian Women Men Love

We Cameroonian women are always wondering about what men want. What do they expect from women they want to spend the rest of their lives with? What are those special traits that they are uncontrollably attracted to. Well in this article i lay down a number of those trait for you. The Independent Woman Now don’t get me wrong, i’m not referring to the cameroonian woman who says she got it all on her own and does not need a man. No! I mean the lady, who does not give up her own life to take every step according to the shadow of her man. Being independent means, you have a life, you take important decisions in a confident manner, and you trust yourself enough to advice your husband on tough issues. In that kind of woman, a man of power finds a confidante to confide in, a partner to share […]

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Planning Tips for a perfect wedding! (Must Read!)

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Planning Tips for a perfect wedding! (Must Read!)

When we talk about the perfect wedding what do we mean? Is a perfect wedding one with a lot of glitz and glamour? Is it the wedding that lasted all night long and let the invitees dance to their fill? Many people have their ideas of a perfect wedding. Before writting this article, i had a talk with a few people on  what they thought having a perfect wedding meant. “To me, the perfect wedding is one where everything planned happens just well and on time.” says Ayuk a freind of mine. “My wedding would be perfect if i get the big ceremony i hope to have.” my junior sister told me yesterday. (laughs… she dreams of the princess kinda wedding, loool). “If i manage to get married without any debt, then that would be perfect to me.” George  my colleague said, when i asked him. “A lot of peoplwe […]

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How to Recognize your perfect wedding venue

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How to Recognize your perfect wedding venue

The Excitement of your wedding announcement gets even more real when you find the perfect wedding venue. And truth be told, finding the wedding venue that fits your wedding plans is not an easy task. Not only is it one of the most expensive items on the list but it’s usually difficult to make further plans when the venue has not been decided yet.   How then do you recognize your perfect wedding venue when you find it? Mrs. Andrea Ngatchou who has hosted several weddings in the three diferent party halls she owns in the country’s capital Douala, gives us a few tips. First Impressions. The moment you walked into the venue, what was the feeling that hit you? Did you visualize your ceremony happening there? Did you immediately feel like it matched your expectations of a dream venue? Depending on your first impressions, you definitely know if this venue […]

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Mistakes Other Brides Have Made – And Why You Should Avoid Them.

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Mistakes Other Brides Have Made – And Why You Should Avoid Them.

Every lady who just received an engagement ring from their fiancé is most probably going to be faced with the same problem. “Where do I start??” is the question they most likely will be faced with. It’s only normal. You have probably never been married before and are planning your wedding for the first time. Unless you have been actively planning the weddings of others, you most likely have no idea where to start with planning your own wedding. After discussing with some brides about their wedding planning experience,  below is a recollection of mistakes that most brides seem to still make. 1. It’s Your Wedding, Yet you don’t put yourself first. You are busy thinking of how to please  your invitees. What you want them to think of your wedding, what you want them to say afterward, and how you hope to be remembered. It’s not bad to think […]

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Ebony Hair Care -The Perfect Hair Solution Every Cameroonian Bride has always dreamt of!!!

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Ebony Hair Care -The Perfect Hair Solution Every Cameroonian Bride has always dreamt of!!!

Do you have critical hair problems and have no idea where to start? Are you just a few weeks to your wedding and you think your hair problems are hopeless, Ebony Hair care is here for you! Ebony HairCare – Perfect Solution For The Afro Bride. Ebony hair care is a Douala-based hair care institution that is all about keeping healthy African hair. Ebony hair care offers hair treatment, hair styling, and gives advice on how to care for natural African hair ( kinky, curly, coily). Furthermore, Bissa’a Cosmetics, the hair care line owned by Ebony hair care, is most suitable to keep perfect natural African hair. This is a 100% Cameroonian made brand. The carefully picked natural ingredients that make up this cosmetic line will deeply nourish your hair and scalp, bringing its natural shine and brightness. Do not hesitate to find them at Bonapriso and get your hair […]

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Details That Will Make Your Wedding Reception Stand Out

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Details That Will Make Your Wedding Reception Stand Out

Provide Directions & Signage This is important so that your guests don’t have to keep asking for directions and who knows get lost in the process. If you spell it out for them, they are more likely to appreciate; your entire wedding day stands a better chance of running smoothly. The Entrance You do not have a second chance to a make good first impression. Keep your guests awed from the minute the reach the venue. A personalized entryway will make your site more welcoming and make the guests feel the wedding gist around them. The Seating Cards When the seating is assigned ahead of time, you save guests the pressure of searching for a seat at the reception. You also guarantee that your guests of honour (grandparents and close relatives) get a quiet spot while the rowdy generation seats closer to the dancefloor The Guest Book It is not […]

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10 Things To Never Say At a Wedding Toast

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10 Things To Never Say At a Wedding Toast

Remember you are giving a toast to the newly-weds and this day is about them and not about your personal views and believes. Neither is it a time when you give advice. If you decide to give a toast make sure not to let any of these things slip out of your mouth. I remember when he asked me to help him decide which of his 5 girlfriends was wife material. (Seriously? Do you expect the groom to laugh with you on that?) I was surprised when he told me he was going to get married considering what a flirt he was. ( this is definitely not funny either) Finally they have decided to get tied down (the word “tie down” is the wrong word to use. ) I remember the first time i saw the bride and i was like “oh woow! She is sooooo beautiful!” ( It is […]

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04 Tips for Planning Your Outdoor Wedding Ceremony

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04 Tips for Planning Your Outdoor Wedding Ceremony

2015 was a year rich in Wedding idea innovations. The main trend in Cameroon this year was outdoor weddings. Many cameroonian couples decided to welcome their  guests on open ground. As much as this can be an exciting new trend, these few tips will help you not stray when planning your own outdoor wedding. 1. Consider the position of the sun relative to the ceremony Though not always taken into consideration, the position of the sun’s rays during the ceremony can have an impact on your photography as well as the comfort of your guests. If the sun happens to be behind you (the couple) as you take your vows, then your guests may find themselves squinting to the effect of sunlight to their eyes throughout the ceremony. It is best to provide a shaded area for the guests while making sure the sun is behind the guests. That way […]

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7 TIPS WHEN CHOOSING YOUR TRADITIONAL WEDDING ATTIRE

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7 TIPS WHEN CHOOSING YOUR TRADITIONAL WEDDING ATTIRE

In Cameroon, the traditional attire is the very beauty of the traditional marriage itself.  It is this attire that defines to the onlookers, the cultures that are coming together. It is an emblem of beauty for the bride and the groom. Choices of traditional attires have to be done carefully considering the kind of material, the style envisaged and how it reflects on the occasion (traditional marriage ceremony) as a whole. Here are a few basic points that will help your decision when choosing your traditional wedding attire. The season of the year (heat or cold). During the rainy season it would be wise to avoid designing your traditional attire in a manner that will make it sweep the floor. On the other hand it will be wise to avoid a thick insulating material during the dry season. You wouldn’t want to look back at wedding pictures to see sweat […]

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5 choses que Toute Femmes aimerait savoir avant de se marier

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5 choses que Toute Femmes aimerait savoir avant de se marier

Le mariage est pas toujours rempli de moments heureux. Loin des rêves d’un mariage de conte de fées, le mariage ramène la réalité. Vous engager à quelqu’un pour le reste de votre vie peut venir avec beaucoup de surprises. Parfois c’est le bonheur parfait, d’autres fois c’est rien d’autre que l’ennui, et encore à certains moments, il pourrait être rempli de colère. Ici 5 femmes qui ont découvert quelques réalités après le mariage s’ouvrent. 1.Le mariage est différente d’une relation à long terme  «Quand vous n’êtes pas marié à quelqu’un que vous êtes dans une longue relation avec, vous pourriez être tenté de penser qu’il est le même que d’être marié. Beaucoup de femmes camerounaises ont tendance à penser cela. Mais dans mon cas, après notre mariage, tout était différent. Le degré d’engagement a augmenté. Il n’était plus une question de qui a gagné sur une question ou non. Il […]

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