In this TedTalk, Luvvie Ajayi talks about getting comfortable with being uncomfortable. Her talk is encouraging, challenges you and motivating. As I was listening to her talk, one thing I picked up was ‘doing things that are anti-you’. Doing what you would not usually do, things are don’t even consider and are quick to say […]READ MORE
Not everyone enjoys reading. Some people find the thought alone daunting. The size of a book can be discouraging. All the words and no pictures look boring. But reading can really be fun and addictive. So here are three reasons you should not write off reading, but give it a try. It is not actually […]READ MORE
We go through many seasons in life. Sometimes things are really good, sometimes they are okay. Other times they can be lonely, boring, quiet, fun… there are many season and times. Every day is different and gives us something new. But a lesson that can help you survive, is knowing there is a purpose in […]READ MORE
There’s something about watching the generation ahead of us. Staring at your mother as she applies makeup, listening to an older sibling on the phone to a boy/girlfriend, wishing we were in the year above and moving on to college or university. Growth is a process and a beautiful journey in which every day and […]READ MORE
The Daily Mail reported a story of a man who discovered he had a disease called MS and upon finding out, he decided to leave his job and spent £100,000 carving a cave into his dream house. Wow, what courage, you say. It’s true. But why did he need to discover he was going to […]READ MORE
I’m sure we’ve all had that moment where a friend told us something in confidence and insisted we don’t tell another living soul. No matter what. And as the amazing friend we like to be, we agree. Plus, holding on to secrets can make us feel important and trustworthy. However, the silence required in a […]READ MORE
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