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...

How to set achievable goals?

We all love to achieve things and the best way to get it done is through goals. Quite often a new year comes and we all set goals, but by the end of January, we forget that we even set goals! Have you ever wondered why this becomes a pattern for some of us while a...

Social media – Boon or Bane?

We live in a time where technology is amazing! What better time in the history of human kind to be alive! You probably are even reading this article on one of the social media platforms! As with anything, social media comes with it’s own pitfalls. “I just get sucked...