Musings

Reflections on Motherhood and the Art of Letting Go

I'm very grateful to announce that he is a happy, healthy and energetic little boy. Never thought that the coming of our little one could be such...
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The Happiness of Pursuit vs. The Pursuit of Happiness

A common pursuit, especially nowadays is ‘to find happiness’. Whether we are doing it consciously, or at times unconsciously, this search for happiness is a common quest...
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The Artist Date: How Making Time for ‘You’ is More Essential Than You Think

A book that was recommended to me as I work on publishing my first memoir is The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron. A seminal book that has...
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Why You Don’t Have to Be Rich, to Live Rich

Do you also sometimes fall into that trap of thinking 'if I have X then I will be or do Y?' Like for example; If I have enough...
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Living with the End in Mind

It was a winding 8-hour bus ride on cliff-hugging roads to get from Makassar, a port town in Sulawesi, to Rantepao. It was in this dusty town...
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The Cult of Happiness

Living in a culture where there's an abundance of 'how to be happy' seminars and books promoting 'happiness', it is logically to think that finding happiness is...