I'm thrilled and grateful today... for having taken the time to stop by my garden, and smelt the scent of some fresh flowers! When was the last time you did such a thing? In today's short post, I'll tell you why I feel that we should look around from time to time, and notice the … Continue reading One of my simple joys of life
Have you ever asked yourself how independent you are? As a child, we are fully dependent on our parents, yearning for admiration and reassurance on everything. Over the years, we form our peer groups and want their approval, often abiding to peer-pressure at an early age, and even start drinking alcohol and smoking. Then at … Continue reading Some aspects of being independent
If you're a tea lover, like I am, do read on... If you're not exactly tea-crazy, but do drink tea from time to time, then do read on too!... Oxforddictionaries.com defines tea as 'a hot drink made by infusing the dried crushed leaves of the tea plant in boiling water'. As on Wikipedia.org, 'tea plants are native … Continue reading Are you a tea lover?
What does 'happiness' mean to you? Often people relate happiness to finding their true soul mate, others, to buying a huge house, a prestigious car, earning a six or eight figure income, and so on... Happiness means different things to different people. Through this blog post, I wish to explore in a nutshell, the 5 … Continue reading Achieving sheer happiness!
I had a lovely drive to the seaside, a few days back, and believe that I should do things, that are out of the ordinary, again, and from time to time! Living in Mauritius, I find that I don't make enough justice to the beauty of the island, as I simply don't visit our mesmerizing … Continue reading My weekday escapade!
Should you work harder, and harder, and then, infinitely harder...? From what I've seen, we really should be working hard, of course! However, after having reached a high level of working hard enough, working harder could prove to be unproductive and even unhealthy, giving undesired results! That's why I choose to work smart as well!! … Continue reading Working smart
There are days when ideas don't come naturally, and I make efforts to find inspiration, such as finding a topic for my new blog post. While using the 'daily prompt' is very useful (a life saver for regular blogging), my special exercise for inspiration and idea-generation is often to stroll down my garden. Observing nature … Continue reading Strolls for inspiration