We live in the computer-age. The age of information also called the digital-age. The new -media age. Everything has gone digital. We do more emails than send physical letters, because why not? Emails are instant while letters travel for days. We chat and send messages more than we hold physical conversations, we buy air/bus tickets… Continue reading In a world full of distractions, this is how to stay connected with yourself.
A conversation is interactive. It is a communication where two or more people share news or exchange ideas. I highlighted communication because it is basically about sending and receiving information and it goes both ways. During a conversation, it is important for the message to be understood and properly interpreted and for the recipient to… Continue reading 5 common mistakes people make during a conversation and how to avoid them.
There's this quote almost everyone knows, it's quite common. I like to remind myself of that quote every time I'm working on something. The quote... " Rome was not built in a day"! It reminds us of patience and time. It tells us that so long as we keep up with whatever we're doing, we… Continue reading Patience or procrastination? Meet the friends.
"Happiness is not something already-made, it comes from your own actions"~ Dalai Lama. I totally agree with Dalai's quote! You see, for so many reasons, we've come to take life too seriously. Our inner-critic is almost always active. Judging and lambasting us every minute. We spend more time bashing and criticizing ourselves than we do… Continue reading This ten list of things will help you maintain a sense of happiness.(check it out)
If you look up how many times the word -success is used everyday, you won't be surprised at the figures because everyone's major goal in life is to succeed. With it meaning different things to different people and everyone measuring it by their own standards, it's quite an ambiguous word. Really huge one. People tend… Continue reading Success is overrated. (See why)
"Broad-mindedness is relative to tolerance, open-mindedness is sibling to peace~Salmon R. You see, we all process information differently. We hear what we want and feel the way we want based on our understanding. People understand (decode) information differently and this forms their beliefs, views, or opinions about any situation. This is because each one of… Continue reading Open-mindedness; another form of mindfulness.
I remember one time I watched a documentary about a lady auto - repairs mechanic on one of the local television channels in Nigeria, a few years ago. Being a mechanic and a lady at that time isn't what is often seen in the country so much that it warranted a full documentary!!! I'm still… Continue reading Let’s talk about gender stereotyping.
About today's title, I've often pondered on it. Like, does one always need a plan B? You know, like not putting all your eggs in one basket just incase of incasity. (Please don't look up that word in the dictionary. It doesn't exist. Lol). Some researchers and human psychologists say having a plan B makes… Continue reading Do you really need a Plan B?
Hey guys, removing cobwebs. It's been pretty long here I know...you missed me too right? 😊😊. Okay, my notepad is filled with so many potential blogposts to put up here for you but somehow, I'm trying to organize everything in such a way you'd know what category to expect each day when a new post… Continue reading Reliving childhood; Five things I wish I learnt growing up.
In December 2005, a passenger aircraft with 110 persons onboard, traveling from Abuja to Port-Harcourt, Nigeria crash-landed in Port-Harcourt. That event is so memorable. One of the two survivors, badly burnt and almost unrecognizable was Kechi Okwuchi. I watched her recently on Americas Got Talent (AGT) were she wowed the audience. Before she began, she explained… Continue reading 5 Super ways your hobby can change your life completely!
Mother Nature is beautiful. She provides us with all the natural resources we need to survive in this planet. She blesses us with the sun and the rain as needed. Our obligation is to conserve these natural resources and reduce waste so as to keep the earth inhabitable. However, Mother Nature can decide to go… Continue reading When Mother Nature Attacks…
Honestly, not everyone is able to do the conventional shopping at all times. Because of the nature of their jobs, time-constraints, health-related issues, and so forth. Walking into local stores to get shopping done proves difficult sometimes. Luckily, the Internet has revolutionized everything in this century and so, more and more people prefer to do… Continue reading 5 benefits of online shopping that makes life easier.
People usually say "just be yourself". I can't count the number of times that phrase is being used in 24 hours. Everyone says "just do you"..."Be who you are". But what if you don't even know who you are? It's quite confusing. What does it really mean to "Just be yourself"? I'm going to throw more light on… Continue reading What does it mean to “just be yourself”? and 5 Simple ways How To.
You can't calm the storm, Stop trying. What you can do is calm yourself. The storm will pass. ~ Timber Hawkeye. Serenity is maintaining a sense of inner peace and focusing your energy where you can make a difference. It's about finding calmness within yourself and staying unruffled even in troubled waters. Energy flows where attention… Continue reading Serenity; 7 practical ways to make your life more peaceful.
So I woke up this morning and looked myself in the mirror and asked myself this very question. I mean, our lives is full of routines. Wake up-eat-everything in between-sleep- repeat. I know I've talked a lot about exploring, opening up to more opportunities, and changing some bits of my routine and i'm glad I'm… Continue reading When last did you try something new?