Decision making – Head Vs heart vs gut

When it comes to decisions, most of us assume that our brain is the main decision making centre. Well, at least that is what science books taught us at school. Right? Not many know that there are two other body organs that help you in coming to conclusions. As the...

What is your version of success?

Happy New Year folks! A new year is a good time to reflect on the past year and think about what you want for the coming year. If you are someone who sets goals, then you can check this article. It will help you set goals that are achievable. However, if you struggle...

Is self esteem that important anyway?

The other day I was at the table having breakfast and my 8 year old daughter said this.. “Mummy, I’m the 4th or 5th smartest in class”. I’m like.. “What did you say”? She repeats the same.... And my heart stops! By this time, my husband joins us at the table and we...

5 tips to keep sane

5 tips to keep sane and know that what you are doing is enough! It is human nature to want more. If you have 10 pairs of shoes, you want one more. If you have 3 evening dresses, you need another one for the upcoming gala night! Even though your plate is full, you want...

New job – I’m not ready yet!

I have this new job opportunity coming up at work, but I feel I’m not ready yet. Maybe I should wait till I am qualified enough. How many times have we heard this statement, especially from women! In nearly all cultures, men seem to have higher self-esteem. Quite...

How to be generous without being a doormat

I cannot say ‘no’ to anyone – what if I offend them? This would be most women, right? Women love to nurture others and quite often find it hard to say “no”, meaning we say ‘yes’ to a lot of things and sometimes to even things we don’t like or don’t want to do. May be...

Too many balls in the air?

I find myself frustrated quite often because I am so tired! Ladies, raise your hand if you feel this way. As women, we juggle so many balls in the air and try to keep all of them in the air. Is this a good thing or a bad thing? The answer depends on how you feel...

Does more money make you happier?

Do you think money is the ‘ultimate goal’? A lot of money = increased happiness = buying more things! Is the above equation right or is this more a thing of your mind? These are some fundamental questions you need to ask yourself whenever you start thinking about...