To my lovely Valentine (Me!) You are such a lovely weirdo – you do you girl and you do it with pride. You’re keen on trying new things, but you never sacrifice who you are for other people’s approval. Good job!
This little plant is proof that the most incredible growth happens when you’re in the toughest situations.
Newsfeeds are flooded with everyone’s Top Nine most liked Instagram photos. And I have to agree, it’s a cool way of looking back on the year and the biggest moments of 2018. But not all my big moments are on Instagram. And what’s important to me didn’t necessarily rack up all the likes on social […]
You might be affronted by that heading, but if you go look at your recent chats, you’ll quickly see that the full stop, a once undisputed part of communication, is becoming redundant. Primarily used to indicate the end of a sentence, it is now either being replaced by new things like line breaks, single speech […]
What is my identity? Who determines my identity? Who am I? I’ve been trying to answer this question for the last few days and I’m struggling. I feel as if I have to enter a dark room and confront myself with a bunch of questions just to figure out who I am. The reason I’m wondering […]
Reading a book often evokes a wide range of emotions. At first, you’re reluctant to get too involved with the story, the characters, and so on, but you keep on reading. Then, as the pages start to even out on both sides, you find myself abnormally intrigued by the characters, wondering where their stories will move […]
This year, I am going to build on last year’s resolutions and the manner in which I realised them. Setting realistic goals that help make your dreams come true is the best way to make sure they happen, and checking on your progress every four months is a great way for staying accountable for them!
That is what stared at me from a food advert yesterday: ‘Happiness in a hurry’. We pass hundreds of advertisements a day, they are literally everywhere, in shop windows crowding the street, on the newspaper that lies next to the sidewalk, the back window of a car, on your smartphone, at your office building, on the side […]
I always say I want to go hiking. I always say, we need to go there. I always end up saying it, again and again, but the mountains remain unconquered and the trails remain undiscovered. Until this year. I decided that I will go hiking. I decided we should go there. And I’m doing it.
People take life too seriously. What’s this about when you become an adult you have to grow up? No thanks, I’ll stay in Never Never Land. The reason why children are happier than adults have to do a lot more with their amazement with life, than their lack of responsibility. Ever since you crossed that […]