Relationships

Comparison

‘Everyone has secrets they don’t wanna share. Everyone has a past that no one has heard about. Everyone has talents that people don’t notice. Everyone has a story left untold. So never start judging someone, thinking like you know them because the truth is you probably don’t’. – Lupytha Hermin It’s easy to look at […]

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Faith

Thank God it’s Friday

I wish it was Friday. I can’t wait for the weekend. This week is dragging. How often do you have thoughts like these during the week? The promise of exciting things ahead- holidays, family celebrations, music concerts- can really help in propelling us through a difficult week, month or season. Like little rays of sunshine […]

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Work

You’re done with education- now what?

So after all those years in school, college and University, you are finally done with education. (At least for now). Woop woop! Now what? Is it now time to be more like a real adult and get a full time job? Or perhps find something to do with all this free time you have? Maybe […]

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Faith, Work

Rushing around

The great omission in … life is solitude; not loneliness, for this is an alienation that thrives most in the midst of crowds, but that zone of time and space free from outside pressure which is the incubator of the spirit. — Marya Mannes As a student, I often find myself rushing from one thing […]

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Faith

What is your Anchor?

As we come to the end of the year and reflect on all that has passed, we tend to realise just how much we have to be thankful for- new friendships, exam successes, good health and the list goes on. For me, this has been quite an eventful year and I’m proud to have reached […]

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Faith, Relationships

What do you want for Christmas?

Giving and receiving gifts can be a Christmas day highlight. I remember when I was younger, this was probably the thing I looked forward to the most. I enjoyed the element of surprise, unwrapping something new that would belong to me.

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Work

5 Ways to be more productive

“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” Paul Meyer It can be difficult to be productive and stay on top of things. Just like lots of people, this is something I struggle with. Whether it’s social media, Netflix or YouTube videos, there […]

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Travel

Ideas to maximise your time abroad

“Sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain As a language student, I have recently had more opportunities to visit new countries. Going abroad has always been an exciting experience for me but I recently realised that there are a few things I can […]

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Faith, Relationships, Work

New Season

Change is a common occurrence in life but change is not always comfortable. Change will uproot the familiar and will often leave us trying to find our footing.

There are so many ways that we might try to deal with this but a lot of what we do is not helpful in the long run…

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