Time...time is something that only goes forward and never returns. For example, today is today. When it passes, it becomes yesterday and tomorrow becomes today. Every second, every minute, time ticks. There can only be a 10th of February 2018, ever! It can never come back. When it's gone, it's gone. It's irreversible. Therefore, it… Continue reading 10 things I would tell my younger self, applicable even NOW.
It's the shortest month of the year, the month of love. I told y'all I suspect the earth revolves round the sun faster than usual these days, Lol and we'll be celebrating Easter soon! I love the month of February because it's the month of giving candies, flowers, and much more! Well, technically. February is… Continue reading 5 ways to celebrate valentine without breaking the bank! (Valentine’s day ideas).
It all started when they saw the question paper. The much-awaited test day had come. Beholding them was a blank sheet with a black bold dot on it, right in front of their desks. Sandra and Thelma had prepared so much for this test. The Dean doesn't joke when it comes to setting 'difficult' test… Continue reading The moral of the lesson| A short inspirational story.
Excessive clutter often leads to stress. This affects every area of our lives. Clutter is distracting and weighs one down. Tackling clutter can be a very huge and daunting task. However, devoting a little time to getting rid of clutter will lead to reduced stress plus a more organized, peaceful and productive living or work… Continue reading Decluttering; 3 quick ways to declutter your life.
Oh boy! One thing I'm so happy about right now is how I've been able (with constant reminders/practice) to shift my paradigm from focusing on the negative side of humanity to accentuating the positive. I waste no time dwelling on anything negative. Negative energy does nothing but zap the joy out of life. You create… Continue reading 5 easy ways to cultivate a positive mindset. (Personal growth)
For some reason, our brain is wired in such a way that we're constantly criticizing ourselves. Self-criticism is one major problem which impacts on our lives, our dreams and our relationship with others. Whether it's a little mistake, or one tiny little nasty thing, We're constantly beating ourselves up. We are constantly tainted with many… Continue reading Dear self; Speaking to yourself kindly.
It's 2018. I mean, there's no time for time itself. Seems like the earth is revolving round the sun faster than it used to. The world is moving really fast. Before you'd say BOOM!!! We'll be celebrating Easter already. That aside, I'm super super excited for another year, it's a great privilege. You know, every… Continue reading Keeping your new year resolutions, in four strategic ways.
The journey of personal development is a lifelong one. You get to learn how to become more confident and happier by improving your self-awareness and identity, developing your skills and talents and setting goals in order to realize your dreams and aspirations. It is indeed an important aspect of life and it is a continuous… Continue reading 5 more reasons why you should embark on personal development now.
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.
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?