July is quickly approaching and it just hit me we are actually in the 2nd half of the year. Time really flies these days. When we were kids it's like time stood still. Many of us (I included) usually write down a list of goals/ resolutions for the new year. Most of us quickly forget … Continue reading How to still achieve your goals in 2017
Been an avid reader, one of my personal development goals this year is to read 24 books. This means that I should be reading at least 2 books a month. So far I have read 8 books and currently reading my 9th book. I am a little behind schedule but working on it. Most of the … Continue reading And the Shofar Blew
I celebrated my birthday last month and I also celebrated my wedding anniversary. Unlike when growing up I would look forward to the day just to see what gifts I would get and who remembered my birthday or who didn't. These days I really don't care if anyone remembers it or not apart from my husband. He has … Continue reading The little things in life that matter the most
Yaani these Live Your Legend (LYL) writing blog prompts are something, they make you begin to think about things you have actually never really sat down to think about. They have made me begin to think of stuff in detail and also what actions I can start doing. They have also made me realize that I … Continue reading DAY 7 LYL: What revolution will I lead???
I have been thinking of this prompt for about 4 days and I think I got my AHA moment yesterday from a movie I watched "Hidden Secrets" that was airing in one of the local channels. It began with a funeral of a guy called Chris. His funeral brought together lots of friends who hadn't seen each … Continue reading Day 6 LYL: What difference would you want to make??
Elevator pitch..................big word right there!!!!!!!!!! But let's break it down to a more simple and easy to understand term. This basically means what are you excited about (personal or business)? What is it that you actually care about? End of last year, my cousins and I thought of having a big Christmas party and invite all … Continue reading Day 5 LYL: What’s my elevator’s pitch?
Even though I faced discrimination because of been a Pastor's Kid and at one point had a low self esteem and was a people pleaser; the one thing I am proud of it the fact that I was able to break that ceiling and become ME; the person I am today. As much as my parents … Continue reading DAY 4 LYL: The one thing I am proud of 🙂
For the past year, I have been a sucker for financial planning books and blogs. I have managed to read Rich Dad Poor Dad and Cash flow Quadrant both by Robert Kiyosaki. I have also read Think and Grow Rich, Total Money Makeover, Richest Man in Babylon, The 4-Hour Workweek. I have gone through so many … Continue reading Day 3 LYL: What I would be happy and excited to help others with even if I didn’t get paid……….:-)
I happen to be a Pastor's Kid and growing up, society placed so many expectations on me (even now some of those expectations are still there). Expectations were placed on the way I should have behaved, dressed, talked even what kind of friends I should have had. The moment I became aware of these expectations, … Continue reading Day 2:LYL What really makes me angry about the world
I have always wanted to start a blog. I toyed with the idea and let it play out in my mind, finally i wrote it down as one of my to do list this year. Following the "Start A Blog Challenge" on live your legend http://liveyourlegend.net/start-a-blog-challenge-2015/#start-a-blog decided to give it a try. Finally this is up … Continue reading Finally!!!!!!!