4 Reasons Why You Should Take a Break

There are many reasons to take a break from your work. For one thing, it recharges your energy, and a little playtime can help you get your mind back on track. Idleness also allows your brain to make unexpected connections, and allows you to wait for inspiration. Without idleness, you are deprived of a mental… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Should Take a Break

The Importance of Self-Care: 3 Ways to Implement It

Disclaimer: I am not a professional mental health expert. These few months have been hectic, and this post is a reflection of that. Big changes are coming in my life and I have to prioritise certain things to cope. Unfortunately, blogging wasn't one of that. That does not mean that I am over it. I… Continue reading The Importance of Self-Care: 3 Ways to Implement It

10 Core Values I Want to Inculcate in My Life

Having a set of core values is essential. Everyone should have their own table of values in life. These values will act as a compass and set you on the right path. However, this is more than a simple Google search. You really need to dig deep and come up with your own core values.… Continue reading 10 Core Values I Want to Inculcate in My Life

[ARC] Book Review #11: ‘Cheat Sheets for Life: Over 750 hacks for health, happiness and success’

Note: The author kindly sent me a digital version of her book in exchange for my honest review. A huge thank you to the author for letting me be a part of it. Name: Cheat Sheets for Life: Over 750 hacks for health, happiness and success Author: Ayesha Ratnayake Genre/s: Self-help Book in One Sentence The book… Continue reading [ARC] Book Review #11: ‘Cheat Sheets for Life: Over 750 hacks for health, happiness and success’

(Not) Always Available

In today's hyperconnected world, the state of being unavailable is losing its credibility. We are at an age where connections are at our fingertips. When we connect with someone, we are always looking for the fast reply. This is one example of instant gratification. Think back. How many times had someone called you incessantly after… Continue reading (Not) Always Available

Book Review #9: ‘Health Mind Soul: 8 Steps To Finding Your Inner Peace’

Note: The author kindly sent me a PDF version of his book in exchange for my honest review. A huge thank you to the author for letting me be a part of it. Name: Health Mind Soul: 8 Steps To Finding Your Inner Peace Author: Jeff Simpson Genre/s: Self-help Book in One Sentence The book talks… Continue reading Book Review #9: ‘Health Mind Soul: 8 Steps To Finding Your Inner Peace’

The cyclone hit & so did my sense of privilege

I had this idea to note down my experiences during the cyclone but ended up procrastinating a bit. Finally, I managed to get up and grab my laptop and pen down my thoughts. - Cyclone Amphan hit us around 05:00 pm on Wednesday and wreaked havoc. During the cyclone, when the electricity was out and… Continue reading The cyclone hit & so did my sense of privilege