Breakfast on the balcony

Starting the day with a simple breakfast with my family is one of those priceless moment. We soak in the brisk air on the balcony. The stillness is conducive to reflecting on life. We chat quietly so that we don't wake our neighbors. Sound travels well in this open space! We talk about failures and … Continue reading Breakfast on the balcony

Guidelines to having a happy day

Write down everything you need to do. Schedule and do them. Create a To-Not-Do list! Do things that you enjoy and don't do what you hate. Write! By writing down your thoughts, you can achieve better clarity of your situation. You can catch your own irrationality. Prioritize sleep. You can't successfully tackle life while being … Continue reading Guidelines to having a happy day

Friendship strategy: do you seek common ground or differences?

Surround yourself with a diverse group of friends and you gift yourself with the opportunity to become a bigger person. But how? How do I meet people who are different from me? My circle of friends are mostly from high school and university. We share a similar background of education and culture. We're quiet people. … Continue reading Friendship strategy: do you seek common ground or differences?