THE SECRETS OF POSITIVITY

First of all, let us find out what positivity is all about. Positivity has different emotional connotations for different people. Positivity can mean love, strength, trust, kindness, happiness and many more. Psychological researchers have defined psychology as “The scientific study of what makes life worth living”. Life is as series of chapters; some are good, some are bad and others foster mixed feelings and emotions. The term is a bit flowery, I feel. It does not carry much weight like

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FOR THOSE OF US WHO NEED TO B+ve

When I was younger, much… younger, I would scoff at people reading self-help books, people who would quote famous people on positivity and especially those who would keep saying positive things and you’ll soon start to feel that way in reality.   While I’m still not entirely sold on the idea of talking yourself into being positive and randomly quoting others, I do believe that one can take concrete steps to cultivate an attitude of positivity.   The funny thing

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TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE

Transform your life through the power of positive thinking… We all meet challenges on a daily basis, few of us whine about them. Is that helpful? I don’t think so! Whether you’re taking an exam, attending an interview, meeting a date, expecting a promotion, yes, they are all anxious moments. In those seemingly nervous situations instead expecting things to go wrong, ask yourself, ‘What’s the worst thing that can happen?’ If situations are within your control, take charge, and change

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CHANGE YOUR REALITY

I recall, my mentor once looking at me and saying: Oh, you have a challenge? I say: I have a huge problem! (my hands showing the size of the problem) He says with a smile: A challenge, yeah? I let out a sigh and noticed that my hands had come closer together. The word, ‘challenge’ replaced, ‘problem’ and its dimensions and his smile made my dark feelings better. That day, I realized that as a Life Coach I was to

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BE POSITIVE

Well, we hear this all the time! Be Positive, (not to be confused with the Blood Group, of course) To kick start this week, ‘Positive Drops’ will fill your lives, so you have just enough and more to soak in and share. There’s so much of chatter outside of us that it honestly takes a lot to keep our sanity intact; environment and the people in it comprise most of how we feel and react. Take for example, the social

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FORTUNATE TO BE ALIVE

As someone who “almost” witnessed the calamity, I say almost because my parents house in Ernakulam/Kochi wasn’t affected . I am currently here with my parents and daughter. But I know I was petrified when the flood water reached just a few miles away from my house. Mainly for my 3 year daughter.   Many of my friends’ families and relatives were stuck at various locations and it was heart wrenching to see their helplessness through various frantic messages. Initially

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LETTING GO

What is ‘Letting go?’ Letting go is a two sided coin, physical separation and emotional separation. They always go together. If you think it’s hard, it is. If you think it’s possible, it is! Everyone of us have the ability to let go. We Have the innate ability to let go. What prevents us from letting go? The possessiveness! Say you’re a parent for the first time..Initially you don’t trust anyone to be with your child except yourself! Of course

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FREEDOM TO READ

  As long as children are reading books with age appropriate topics, the type of book, (graphic novel or a picture book or a text loaded book), shouldn’t matter. At least they are reading something… Alok is seven years old and he loves to read books with a lot of pictures. He prefers funny story books over serious non-fiction books. For him, story books take him to an imaginary place where he can have a good laugh and have fun.

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TABLE FOR ONE

Traveling is fun and you get to know a multitude of culture, people across the globe. Still, in India, solo travel is not much encouraged and particularly, a woman going on a solo travel is a BIG NO! You bet things have changed and people have started becoming more accepting of women putting across their choices and decisions in a way never done before. This gives us immense pleasure because this is what exactly makes every woman a Wonder woman

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STORY ON LETTING GO

Two traveling monks reached a town where there was a young woman waiting to step out of her sedan chair. The rains had made deep puddles and she couldn’t step across without spoiling her silken robes. She stood there, looking very cross and impatient. She was scolding her attendants. They had nowhere to place the packages they held for her, so they couldn’t help her across the puddle. The younger monk noticed the woman, said nothing, and walked by. The

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