travel plans

Planning for future travel plans (that you know you definitely will embark on – not one of those oh, I’m sure I will do that one day moments) is an extremely exciting affair. The incredible amount of resources online make for hours and hours of fun. I spent countless hours staring my computer screen, and occasionally dropping a note or two on my travel planner (yeah I have one. I’m dead serious, guys). AirBnB, Workaway, MindMyHouse, Lonely Planet, Guidegecko, and so on have become my favorite haunts.Read More

definition of self

definition of self

I will be graduating in a few months’ time. My plan initially was to quickly look for a job when graduation was nearer. I was taken aback, however, by the fact that some of my peers had already started looking for a job the year before. Say what?! Yes, one whole year before graduating. Talk about kiasu – but it’s a reality in our world today. Everyone wants to snag that sweet job that promises cash and prestige. If you don’t, you lose out.Read More

work-life balance

From Daniel: Ryan Rivera used to suffer from panic attacks for seven years.  He now dedicates his life helping those who suffer from stress, anxiety, panic attacks and depression through his writings.  You can read more of his articles at Calm Clinic.


This article brings up the oft-mentioned topic of work-life balance (previously mentioned here). Enjoy Ryan’s refreshing perspective!

work-life balance

Have you ever felt that you are overwhelmed by the work load that you have? Do you feel that it becomes an effort for you to go to work?Read More

positive mental attitude

From Daniel: Emily Larder is a writer specialising in health and wellbeing. She aims to improve people’s lives by opening up discussions regarding different areas of health and well being and explaining different options. She currently works for the Academy of Holistic Hypnotherapy.


A distance runner’s most potent weapon is not his legs, or even his lungs – it is his mental endurance. The brain is capable to far more than we could ever imagine. A positive mental attitude could go a long way in helping us deal with whatever it is we face in life.Read More

running on a treadmill

From Daniel: Agnes Jimenez is a professional blogger and writer.  She writes for various online establishments and currently partners with in raising awareness about the importance of health and fitness. Her works can also be seen in one of the most famous health communities online –  She is also blogging about health and fitness here.  You may follow her in twitter @empressofdrac.


You may recall that this topic of exercise = positivity has been touched on before (ahem!).Read More