Category Archives: Life

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We don’t see trees floating in space, or comets swimming in our oceans. Our stomachs don’t hang from our arms, and it is our face that always wears our smile.  Everything has its place in the universe; everything has a reason for being what it is. Trust that everything in your life has a reason, Read More →

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At the end of last year, I started interviewing people who I felt were inspiring, picking their brains and sharing with you some of the most valuable lessons they’ve applied to their lives. One of the pieces of advice that resonated most with me came from fellow blogger Kendall Barber. “To inspire others, you first Read More →

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What a good feeling it is to be loved. It has the sweetest taste, like your very favourite food in the whole wide world, it has the most fragrant aroma, like freshly brewed coffee in the morning, it has the softest touch, like the skin of a baby, but it touches you deeply and it Read More →

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Our daily routine can sometimes make the days seem long and endless, meanwhile we all look back in amazement at a year gone by toO quickly. These are the contradictions of life, both wrong and right at the same time. 2013 kicked my ass and put me to bed for the last days of the Read More →

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One of the many blessings of blogging is that it has made me more aware. Writing challenges you to come up with creative ideas to share with the world. It also challenges you to develop the ideas that float around in your head, to hone your thoughts, and clarify your stance. You have to keep Read More →

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  “By the time it came to the edge of the Forest the stream had grown up, so that it was almost a river, and, being grown-up, it did not run and jump and sparkle along as it used to do when it was younger, but moved more slowly. For it knew now where it was Read More →

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When I get lost in the world around me I close my eyes to find myself. It’s an easy way to shut off the world, the opinions I imagine other people have of me, the pressure I put on myself to be or act a certain way. When I close my eyes, I allow myself Read More →

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I was watching the movie The Beach with Leonardo DiCaprio for the first time, I know, how long has it been out for? At least a decade, but I just got to it last night. There were a few words that really caught my attention, that lingered way after the movie was done: the pursuit Read More →

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I went to see my financial advisor a few weeks ago, and he said that we only get rich depending on how much we put in. A lot of people are looking for that golden nugget that will yield a high return on their investment. But, even if you find your nugget and it gives Read More →

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Last weekend, I got to spend some time with my little sister, who’s the coolest and has the attitude of a champ, totally fearless and and with complete disregard for her abilities, and certain societal norms. All in all, the perfect recipe for success. Her motto, and now mine too: You Only Live Once! Give Read More →

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